Armistice signatories in front railway car in the Allied war zone in France’s Compiègne Forest on Nov. 1918 incidentally in 1927 Hitler chose this exact train carriage for France's surrender to the Germans in order further humiliate France and the
Eugene Jacques Bullard, also known as the Black Swallow of Death, was the first black American fighter pilot and the only black pilot in World War I. In Bullard was posthumously commissioned as a second lieutenant in the United States Air Force
WWI: Manfred von Richthofen – the Red Baron, was a German fighter pilot with the Imperial German Army Air Service (Luftstreitkräfte) during World War I. He is considered the top ace of that war, being officially credited with 80 air combat victories.
World War I - Sleeping it off: Tommies snatch a few minutes' shuteye during a well-deserved break from front-line duty, watched by men waiting to take their place. Soldiers could spend days in the forward trenches with barely a wink of sleep