His private memorial in Section 2 of Arlington National Cemetery reads:
Claudius William Womble
First Liteutenant, United States Army Air Corps
Born: Houston, Texas, December 10, 1896
Entered The Service On June 5, 1917 And Served With 96th Aero Squadron
In The Joul Sector In France, World War I
Killed In The Crash Of His Air Ship, November 2, 1922
And They Shall Be Maketh Faith With The Lord Of Hosts On That Day
When He Maketh Up My Jewels.
Michael Robert Patterson was born in Arlington and is the son of a former officer of the US Army. So it was no wonder that sooner or later his interests drew him to American history and especially to American military history. Many of his articles can be found on renowned portals like the New York Times, Washingtonpost or Wikipedia.
Reviewed by: Michael Howard