Display Status:

This object is not on display at the National Air and Space Museum. It is either on loan or in storage.

Collection Item Summary:

One half left rear view of a DFW C.V reconnaissance biplane on the ground with engine running. Aircraft bears the personal insignia "Gretel - Lo". Image was previously identified as a Rumpler C.IV (Typ 6A5 & 6A7).

Collection Item Long Description:


  • Aerial reconnaissance
  • Aeronautics, Military
  • Military
  • Airplanes, Military
  • Biplanes
  • Reconnaissance Aircraft
  • World War, 1914-1918--Aerial operations

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

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Circa 1917

Repository Loc.

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



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