Discover the book “L’Aéronautique Militaire 1914-1918, Traditions & Héraldique” (Military Aviation 1914-1918, Traditions & Heraldry) written and self-published by Philippe Jourdan. It will give you all the information you have ever wanted to know about the insignia of the various French military squadrons.
With over 619 squadrons represented along with their emblems, this 120-page book in both French and English is nothing short of a gargantuan effort.
You will also find a wealth of information on the origin of these insignia, their nomenclature and an illustration for each identified squadron.
“L’Aéronautique Militaire 1914-1918, Traditions & Héraldique” is for all those who are interested in French military aviation activities during the Great War and who wish to understand the very essence of these emblems that adorned the fuselages of Tricolor squadrons. A valuable reference book for every aviation enthusiast.
Philippe Jourdan, self-published, 120 pages, ISBN: 978-29548897-0-2.