At Mont Saint-Quentin, he was recommended for the award of the Victoria Cross based on his actions on 2 September.
He was mortally wounded by a shell on 29 September during the Battle of St Quentin Canal, never having been aware that he was to receive the Victoria Cross.
The R-790 Whirlwind began as the Lawrance J-1, a nine-cylinder air-cooled radial developed in 1921 by the Lawrance Aero Engine Company for the U. Since the Navy was already a major purchaser of Wright engines, it decided to force the issue by suggesting that Wright purchase Lawrance and build the J-1 itself, while informing the company that the Navy would not buy any more of its existing engines or spare parts.
By the time Lawrance merged with Wright, it had already developed the J-2, a more powerful version of the J-1 with slightly enlarged bore and displacement.
Some other historic long-duration flights made in aircraft powered by the J-5 Whirlwind: Charles L.
Lawrance, who developed the original Whirlwind series and became president of Wright, won the 1927 Collier Trophy for his work on air-cooled radial aircraft engines.
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Over the next two years, Wright gradually refined the J-1 engine, introducing the J-3, J-4, J-4A, and J-4B.
Also in display at the San Francisco International Airport, International Terminal. The National Museum of Naval Aviation has two J-4s, one of which is a cutaway.
Replica of an East Indiaman of the Dutch East India Company/United East India Company (VOC).
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