Souvenir Postcard of Robinson's Destruction of a Zeppelin - 1916

23-P-129

Regular price $25.00

Photo card showing a flaming Zeppelin descending amid searchlight beams. Text below reads: "Destruction of German Airship/Cuffley 3rd Sept, 1916/Copyright/Published by Corbett & Co. 7 Boord St. Greenwich."  Unused, good, light edge rubs.  This was the first destruction of a Zeppelin over England in WWI.  Lt. William Leefe Robinson, RFC, was the victor and as a result he was awarded the Victoria Cross.