Tuesday, 8 October 2013

The Red Baron

Manfred von Richthofen in front of a hangar, 1916-1918
Manfred von Richthofen, better known as the Red Baron, in front of a hangar, sometime between 1916, when he joined the Jasta Boelcke, a German Luftstreitkräfte Squadron, and 1918, when he was shot down and killed.

Manfred v. Richthofen
Original B&W photo..


  1. great history here! Thank you for sharing it :)

  2. Thank you! I'm learning a lot of history myself, when I research to try to get the colours right.