The first part displays the memorabilia of some of Vicenza’s pilots, all decorated with Military Valor Medals as well as an interesting large-scale model dedicated to the census of World War I military airfields made by the Il Fronte del Cielo Association.
Lt. Aldo Anesini
From Arzignano, commander of the 71st Fighter Squadron and decorated with Bronze Medal of Military Valour. Died of war-related causes.
Captain Antonio Riva
Nanto native, commander of the 78th Fighter Squadron decorated with Silver Medal of Military Valour and Ace of the Great War. Executed in China in 1951 by the Maoist government on a false charge.
Lt. Ferruccio Marzari
From Brendola, scout decorated with three Silver Medals of Military Valour. Participant in the Rome-Tokyo Raid Died in plane crash in 1921.
Lieutenant Giuseppe Dalle Ore
From Valdagno, seaplane pilot decorated with Bronze Medal of Military Valour and brother of Elsa, first aviatrix of the Three Venetias.