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Mews and Weathering designs | Apprentice Falconry Forums

Mews and Weathering designs | Apprentice Falconry Forums

~Rare~WWII US Army Signal Corps PG-104/CB 4-Bird Pigeon Crate w/Supply's~NOS~ (04/12/2014)

~Rare~WWII US Army Signal Corps PG-104/CB 4-Bird Pigeon Crate w/Supply's~NOS~ (04/12/2014)

racing pigeons homes | ... that race pigeons while en route home from a race will remain in..k. I wish we could get a van or truck to hole it that we need so bad to hole our wheel chairs

racing pigeons homes | ... that race pigeons while en route home from a race will remain in..k. I wish we could get a van or truck to hole it that we need so bad to hole our wheel chairs

Almost all Axis and Allied armies used carrier pigeons during WWII. They are one of the oldest methods of long distance communication. The pigeons used during the war were drafted and given from racing pigeon groups around the United States. The loft seen here could be set up quickly allowing for fr

Almost all Axis and Allied armies used carrier pigeons during WWII. They are one of the oldest methods of long distance communication. The pigeons used during the war were drafted and given from racing pigeon groups around the United States. The loft seen here could be set up quickly allowing for fr

October 18th, 1943. The Italian town of Colvi Vecchia, Italy. Not a pretty situation: war never is. The Italian town was largely occupied by German forces who fought doggedly. And wearily, the Amer…

October 18th, 1943. The Italian town of Colvi Vecchia, Italy. Not a pretty situation: war never is. The Italian town was largely occupied by German forces who fought doggedly. And wearily, the Amer…

WORLD WAR I: The spoils of victory - German war pigeons

WORLD WAR I: The spoils of victory - German war pigeons

WWII era PG-67 message capsules for pigeons used by the US Army Signal Corps, Pigeon Division.  Very rare!!!

WWII era PG-67 message capsules for pigeons used by the US Army Signal Corps, Pigeon Division. Very rare!!!

In the First World War mobile pigeon lofts were set up behind the trenches from which pigeons often had to fly through enemy fire and poison gas to get their messages home.

In the First World War mobile pigeon lofts were set up behind the trenches from which pigeons often had to fly through enemy fire and poison gas to get their messages home.

Mobile pigeon loft World War 1. The birds played a vital role in intelligence gathering and were used extensively behind enemy lines where the survival rate was only 10%.

Mobile pigeon loft World War 1. The birds played a vital role in intelligence gathering and were used extensively behind enemy lines where the survival rate was only 10%.

Pigeons have been used to carry messages since the Greeks. The British Army had Pigeons bringing back messages from the front line. At various periods during the war there were over 20,000 pigeons and 370 pigeoneers in the war zone. Very often pigeons were the sole means of communication.

Pigeons have been used to carry messages since the Greeks. The British Army had Pigeons bringing back messages from the front line. At various periods during the war there were over 20,000 pigeons and 370 pigeoneers in the war zone. Very often pigeons were the sole means of communication.

Most people think of pigeons as pests. To Bob Stremke, they’re war heros. Here's one story of a vet who used pigeons to help win WWII.

Most people think of pigeons as pests. To Bob Stremke, they’re war heros. Here's one story of a vet who used pigeons to help win WWII.

The first radio station established by the German army during World War One.

Pigeon vs telephone: which worked best in the trenches?

The first radio station established by the German army during World War One.