General Henry "Hap" Arnold

By Dakota Vodochodsky

Birth and Death

Henry Harley Arnold was born in June 25 in Gladwyne, Pennsylvania 1886 and died on January 15, 1950 in Sonoma, California. He fought for the Allies. He was from America. After the war he moved to Sonoma, California. There he died at age 64. He died on his ranch from old age. He had a wife named Bee Arnold. He had his first child January 17, 1915, Lois Elizabeth Arnold.

SIGNIFICANCE AND FACTS

He was a General of the air force from 1912 to 1946. He was a pioneer airman who was taught to fly by the Wright Brothers, and commander of Army Air Forces in victory over Germany and Japan in World War II.
1. He was one of the first people who learned to fly.
2. He never fought in a Battle but did win alot.
3. He was in the Graduating class of 1907 at the U.S. Military Academy.

WARS HE CONTROLED