Depicting Billy Bishop in His Nieuport 17
This painting depicts Canadian ace
Wiliam "Billy" Bishop in
his Nieuport 17 shooting down a Rumpler
C reconnaissance aircraft flown by
Otto Roosen. Otto survived the encounter
and after WWII emigrated to Ontario.
The Museum has many such paintings
on display depicting actual events
of the first air war.
The Great War Flying Museum c/o Brampton Flying Club · P.O. Box 27, Stn. Cheltenham · Caledon, Ontario · Canada L7C 3L7
Tel: (905) 838-4936 • E-mail: info@GreatWarFlyingMuseum.com