1916 courtesy note from French aviators to Germans

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Title
1916 courtesy note from French aviators to Germans
Collection

Benjamin K. Miller collection of United States stamps

December 17, 1918 ; Enemy courtesy note dropped by French aviators over German airport in Belgium announcing that a Zeppelin was shot down by Allied planes. Note is signed by Dr. Alphonse Leroy.

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 42721
Library locations
Manuscripts and Archives Division
Genres
Postage stamps
Postage stamps
Notes
Content: Courtesy note dropped by French aviators to enemy Germans over German airport in Belgium announcing that a Zeppelin was shot down by Allied planes signed by Dr. Alphonse Leroy
Physical Description
Extent: Paper ink
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
UUID: 63f17460-c629-012f-7031-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 2013: Digitized
  • 42721: Issued
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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1916 courtesy note from French aviators to Germans