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Collection Item Summary:

Captain Edward Vernon "Eddie" Rickenbacker posed standing next to left side of the fuselage of the Hannover CL.IIIa (3892/18) which Rickenbacker and Lt. Reed Chambers shot down on October 2, 1918. The Hannover has been repainted with the 94th Aero Squadron Insignia, as well as the word "Trophy" and text commemorating the shoot down.

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National Air and Space Museum Archives

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Repository Loc.

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


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