This object is not on display at the National Air and Space Museum. It is either on loan or in storage.
Collection Item Summary:
In August 1914, Paul Ayres Rockwell (b.1889) and his brother, Kiffin Yates Rockwell, Americans of French extraction, volunteered to fight for France in the coming war (World War I). The photographs in this collection were (with very few exceptions) taken by Paul Rockwell from 1914 to 1918. Further information can be found in Paul Ayres Rockwell's book, American Fighters in the Foreign Legion 1914-1918 (Houghton Mifflin Company, 1930) [SIL Catalog No. D548.35 R6X NASM].
Collection Item Long Description:
- World War, 1914-1918--Aerial operations
- Aeronautics, Military
- World War, 1914-1918
Restrictions & Rights
- Rockwell, Paul Ayres 1889-
- Rockwell, Kiffin Yates
- France Armée Escadrille Lafayette
- France Armée Légion étrangère
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