Caproni Ca.3; Military, International, Austria-Hungary, Austro-Hungarian Air Service; Wars and Conflicts, World War I, Austria-Hungary. [photograph]

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Collection Item Summary:

One-half right front close up view of a damaged Caproni Ca.3 bomber being examined by Austro-Hungarian Luftfahrtruppen personnel after it was forced down by J=zsef Kiss and his observer Kurt Fiedler of Fliegerkompanie 24 on August 25, 1916. Caption on album page - "Abgeschossener feindl Caproni." ("Downed enemy Caproni"). Page 20 of a souvenir photo album of Fliegerkompanie (FliK) 17 of the Kaiserliche und Kn̦igliche (K.u.K.) Luftfahrtruppen (Imperial and Royal Aviation Troops) of Austria-Hungary, stationed on the Italian Front.

Collection Item Long Description:

Topic

  • Aeronautics
  • Air pilots, Military
  • Airplanes
  • Airmen & aircraft
  • Austro-Hungarian Monarchy, Heer - Aviation
  • Biplanes
  • Caproni Ca.3 (Bomber)
  • Military Aircraft
  • Reconnaissance Aircraft
  • World War, 1914-1918 - Austria

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

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photographer

Unknown

Date

1916

Repository Loc.

National Air and Space Museum, Archives Division, MRC 322, Washington, DC, 20560

Type

Digital images

Local number

NASM-NASM-9A12026-020-mount

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