Poland, Nowa Wilejka, Paper, 8.8cm x 5.8cm.
A photograph of a Polish paratrooper in flight. Equipped with a parachute of Polish production (Wytwórnia balonów i Spadochronów Warszawa – Factory of Balloons and Parachutes, Warsaw). Photographs inscribed on the reverse with numbers.
A pre-WW2 Polish photograph showing the parachute course during exercises in Nowa Wilejka. The course was organized by LOPP – Airborne and Antigas Defence League Badge.
A rare photograph showing the beginnings of Polish parachuting, the photo was probably taken around 1938-1939, near Wilno