The Year of '11

The years aircraft: Curtiss Model D

A. Edwards Story Written in 1913 his second year as an Apprentice which is on records as starting in 1911 

The War office changed its official thinking in 1911 by deciding that the old Balloon Section would expand into and Air Battalion. With and HQ at Farnborough, With No 1 (Airship) Company at Farnborough and with No 2 (Aeroplane) Company at Larkhill on Salisbury Plain, Britain now its first military equipped heavier-than- air Craft.