Re: Latest WW1 Aero

Jess Stuart (
Wed, 8 Nov 1995 13:58:37 -0800 (PST)

> Matt Bitner wrote:
> >Stand-outs in this issue [of WWI Aero] include:
> ......
> >Albatros D.II colors by Dan San Abott....
> I would suggest that that article, along with the most recent issue of Cross
> and Cockade, have turned a lot of the WWI 'basics' upside down.
> The C&C article 'Goodbye to All that Red' by Alan Toelle makes a convincing
> case that many of the authentic samples of German fabric, from which stem all
> those wonderful '27D-E7' Methuen references, are fake. At this point, we may
> have more demonstrably authentic Austro-Hungarian sampl;es (I _know_ where
> Marty got his stuff) than German.

What about the sample of v. Richthoven's Dr1 strut on the webpage?
Is it not to be considered questionable as well?

Jess Stuart "I am Pentium of Borg. Accuracy is irrelevant Prepare to be estimated!"