McMullen, Clements

McMullen, Clements

(1892–1959) aviator; born in Largo, Fla. A civil engineer, he entered the air service after the U.S.A. entered World War I. In 1930 he completed a then-record flight from New York to Buenos Aires. He held several key air support and logistics posts in the U.S.A. and the Pacific during World War II.
The Cambridge Dictionary of American Biography, by John S. Bowman. Copyright © Cambridge University Press 1995. Reproduced with permission.