Original French WWI Aerial Photograph, SAL 56 Bois d'Haumont - 1918

25-CR-2

Regular price $45.00

Sepia tone 7 x 9" with text in the negative identifying the aviation unit as French Air Service SAL 56, area of Bois d' Haumont, dated 9/10/1918.  (Authors Davilla and Soltan in their French Aircraft of the First World War state: "SAL 56 was assigned to the 17th C.A.; based in the Douaumont sector, it participated in the pursuit of the retreating Germans during the French offensives of 1918.)  Very good vintage condition.