Author Topic: Observation balloon equipment for personnel  (Read 1504 times)

Offline PauloLib

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Observation balloon equipment for personnel
« on: April 30, 2023, 09:47:31 PM »
Dear Sir,

I would like to know where can I see for reference photos, description, etc on the equipment used by the military personnel that 'flew' an observation balloon.

Thank you for your help.

Best regards,
Paulo

Offline Borsos

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Re: Observation balloon equipment for personnel
« Reply #1 on: April 30, 2023, 10:53:58 PM »
Hello Paolo,

this might be of some help, at least for German Balloon troops:
https://www.tankograd.com/cms/website.php?id=/de/Feldluftschiffer-the-German-Balloon-Corps-Aerial-Reconaissance.htm

Regards,
Andreas
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Barbusse.
"Ein Berg in Deutschland kann doch einen Berg in Frankreich nicht beleidigen. Oder ein Fluß oder ein Wald oder ein Weizenfeld."
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Re: Observation balloon equipment for personnel
« Reply #2 on: May 01, 2023, 08:15:26 AM »
Thank you Borsos.

And if I'm looking for the british side?