Soubiran, Robert "Bob" (Major); France, Lafayette Escadrille; Nieuport 17. [photograph]

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Collection Item Summary:

Robert Soubiran, wearing a "sidcot" type flight suit, stands beside a Nieuport Type 17 pursuit plane, circa 1917. The insignia of the Lafayette Escadrille is visible. A mechanic stands by the propeller.

Collection Item Long Description:

Topic

  • Aeronatics, military
  • Air pilots
  • Airplanes
  • World War, 1914-1918

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

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Date

Circa 1917

Repository Loc.

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

Type

Photographs

Local number

NASM-00175805

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