Unassailable Uhlans

I like Tauben
Amongst the first ever aeroplanes adopted by the German Military, the Taubes were manufactured by many of Germany’s early aero-makers although the type originated in Austria. Here’s a Jeannin Taube of 1914
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and here, a Rumpler of 1913. The name of Rumpler became synonymous with the Taube type.

Rumpler Taube

The first aircraft to ever drop a bomb on Britain was a Gotha-produced Taube, in 1914.
Here’s a Gotha of 1913 in original German Military markings

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Tauben. All oil paintings. Bonnie things, taubes…….