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French Military Dirigible “Colonel Renard” – Wills’s Aviation #22

History Behind The Card: French Military Dirigible “Colonel Renard.” Card #21 of 50, W.D. & H.O. Wills, Aviation series 1910 Name: Colonel Charles Renard, 1847-1905, France Adolphe Clément-Bayard, 1855-1928, France Henri Deutsch de la Meurthe, 1846-1919, France Captain Arthur Constantin … Continue reading

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France’s ‘Ville de Paris’ – Wills’s Aviation #14

History Behind The Card: France’s ‘Ville de Paris’ Card #14 of 50, W.D. & H.O. Wills, Aviation series 1910 Name: Henri Deutsch de la Meurthe, 1846 – 1919, Paris, France This entry, is not going to be about dirigibles… we’re … Continue reading

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