[WWI] A quick markings question

Shane Weier bristolf2b at hotmail.com
Wed Jan 24 15:44:50 EST 2018


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>Jasta B? Which Jasta B? No number?


No number. Jasta Boelcke


>By the way, logic (which is hardly related to WW1 painting practices) might indicate that unit

>markings are used for recognition from above and sides, to avoid friendly fire incidents. So

>under this logic the underside of the tail is not as important as the top of the airplane surfaces. Just a thought.


Yes, this was my logic too, but I'd rather see *evidence*


Shane


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