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:

A ground crewman hands an improvised bomb made from stick grenades to the observer of a Halberstadt CI.IV ground attack aircraft. Mortar bombs hang from a rack on the aircraft's fuselage. One-half left rear view, close-up, of aircraft.

Collection Item Long Description:


  • World War, 1914-1918
  • Airplanes
  • Aeronautics
  • Biplanes

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

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Circa 1914-1918

Repository Loc.

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



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