Published June 09, 2015
This piece of wood was removed from Lt. Quentin Roosevelt's Nieuport 28 after he was shot down on July 14, 1918. The message on it was written by George G. Shurtz, chaplain of the 308th Engineer Regiment, during World War I. (U.S. Air Force photo)
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The National Museum of the U.S. Air Force is located at:
1100 Spaatz Street
Wright-Patterson AFB OH 45433
(near Dayton, Ohio)