This object is not on display at the National Air and Space Museum. It is either on loan or in storage.
Collection Item Summary:
Five Russian prisoners of war at work on Fliegerkompanie 17's airfield. Two squadron enlisted men, on the right, pose with the POWs. Aircraft in a hangar are visible in the background. Caption on album page - "Gefangen Russen." ("Russian Prisoners"). Page 45 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:
- Air pilots, Military
- Airmen & aircraft
- Austro-Hungarian Monarchy, Heer - Aviation
- Military Aircraft
- Prisoners of War - Russian
- Reconnaissance Aircraft
- World War, 1914-1918 - Austria