Randolph G. Page
First Lieutenant, United States Army Air Service
G. PAGE DEAD
First To Carry Night Air Mail From New York to San Francisco
FORT WORTH, Texas, February 21, 1930 – Randolph G. Page, Vice President of Texhoma Aeronautical Service, Inc., and air-mail trail blazer, died here today after a brief illness. He was 36 years old.
Mr. Page, who had been an aviator for fifteen years, made the first night air-mail flight in the United States and delivered the first continental air-mail bags from New York to San Francisco in September 1920.
The body will be sent to Washington, D.C. for
burial in Arlington National Cemetery.
Posted: 10 January 2008