Category Archives: Scouts

Wills’s Aviation Card #76 – Italian War Monoplane.

History Behind The Card: Italian War Monoplane. Card #76 of 85, W.D.& H.O Wills, Aviation series 1911, Vice Regal  – Black-back issue Captain Carlo Maria Piazza on March 17, 1881 in Busto Arsizio, Italy – June 24, 1917, Milan, Italy. This Wills’s Aviation … Continue reading

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Wills’s Aviation Card #23 – German Zeppelin Type

History Behind The Card: German Zeppelin Type Card #23 of 50, W.D.& H.O Wills, Aviation series 1910 Name: Count Ferdinand Adolf Heinrich August Graf von Zeppelin, 1838 – 1917, Konstanz, Germany Next to the Red Baron, Count von Zeppelin is … Continue reading

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