France. General Robert Nivelle, French Army Commander-in-Chef in 1916, then replaced by General Petain, WWI
* Wilbur Wright * 1876. Um dos famosos "Irmãos Wright" os Pais da Aviação.
Pets of World War I. Private Gazmorse holds the goat responsible for one of the wars most strategic take downs. A small regiment rationed their food feeding it to the goat in the picture. The goat subsequently had horrible flatulence. They let the goat into enemy trench's one morning where he dropped several farts then jumped and trotted back to the British. The Germans came out of the trenches and started fighting between themselves at who blurted and were all shot. The goat got a slice of…
French ace Rene Fonck (27 March 1894 – 18 June 1953) was a French aviator who ended the First World War as the top Allied fighter ace, and when all succeeding aerial conflicts of the 20th and 21st centuries are also considered, Fonck still holds the title of "all-time Allied Ace of Aces". He received confirmation for 75 victories.
Eddie Rickenbacker WWI Fighter Pilot, #Indy500 racer '"Ace of Aces" & Medal Of Honor recipient purchased the #IndyGP 1Nov1927. In 1939 he purchased Eastern Airlines. In October 1942, as a passenger in the B-17D Flying Fortress was forced to ditch in the Pacific Ocean. For 24 days he & the crew where adrift. Day 3 they ran out of food; Day 8, a seagull landed on Rickenbacker's head. He captured it, & the survivors meticulously divided it into equal parts and used part of it for fishing bait.