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:

Informal view of Edward V. "Eddie" Rickenbacker, wearing a German pickelhaube, playfully engaged in mock combat with Alden B. Sherry, who is wearing a German M1918 Stahlhelm, Remembercourt Aerodrome, France, October 1918. German prisoners seen smiling in background.

Collection Item Long Description:


  • Aeronautics
  • Air pilots
  • World War, 1914-1918

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

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October 1918

Repository Loc.

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



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