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1936 North American Hindenburg flight cover autographed (addon) by four surviving crewmen of the May, 1937 Hindenburg disaster.

The German text on the cover reads as follows:

Surviving Officers
of the Hindenburg tragedy
Lennox Hospital New York
15.5.1937
August Deutschle
R. Schadler
Kurt Schonherr
Adolf Fischer

Crewman Duty Location at time of crash
August Deutschle Engine Mechanic Engine gondola #2, portside aft
R. (Raphael) Schadler Engineering Officer Engine gongola #4, portside forward
Kurt Schonherr Senior Helmsman Control car, rudder wheel
Adolf Fischer Engine Mechanic Engine gondola #2, portside aft
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