German fighter pilot of aristocratic descent (Manfred, Freiherr von Richhofen). Better known for his nickname the "Red Baron"Von Richthofen is officially credited with 80 confirmed air combat victories. He was awarded with the "Pour le Mérite" the highest Prussian military award.Richthofen was killed 21 April 1918, while flying a pursuit above North France. He got hit by a .303 bullet.
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The English had hit upon a splendid joke. They intended to catch me or to bring me down.
One can become enthusiastic over anything.
For a time I was delighted with bomb throwing. It gave me a tremendous pleasure to bomb those fellows from above.
Everything depends on whether we have for opponents those French tricksters or those daring rascals, the English. I prefer the English. Frequently their daring can only be described as stupidity. In their eyes it may be pluck and daring.