The Blue Goose - Hermann Göring's Mercedes
Discover the story of 'The Blue Goose', Hermann Göring's custom built Mercedes 540K Roadster from its initial order in 1937, through its capture by US troops in 1945 to its recent re-emergence and res...
The Red Baron - Separating Truth From Fiction
During World War I a scarlet triplane terrorized the skies over France. This image is one that many people conjure when they think of Manfred von Richthofen, or the Red Baron. Today, a similar triplan...
While His Maniac Brother Was Busy Killing Jews, Albert Worked Tirelessly To Save Them
As founder of the Gestapo, Hermann Goering was instrumental in creating the first concentration camps for political dissidents and a prominent leader of the Final Solution, the murder of 6,000,000 Jew...
How The Nazi Telegram That Helped Drive Hitler To Suicide Was Nearly Forgotten In A S.C. Safe
The telegram arrived at the führerbunker on April 23, 1945, sending Adolf Hitler into a rage. A week later, the Nazi dictator was dead. A treasonous telegram from No. 2 Nazi Hermann Goering to none ot...
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The Red Baron - Separating Truth From Fiction
During World War I a scarlet triplane terrorized the skies over France. This image is one that many people conjure when they think of Manfred von Richthofen, or the Red Baron. Today, a similar triplan...
Hans Immelmann
Leutnant Hans Imelmann IC was a World War I flying ace credited with six aerial victories. As a founding member of one of Germany's original fighter squadrons, he was shot down and killed before he re...
Oskar Hennrich
Vizefeldwebel Oskar Hennrich was a World War I flying ace credited with 20 aerial victories. He was a notable balloon buster, as thirteen of his wins were destructions of observation balloons. He was ...
List of World War I flying aces from Germany
This is a complete list of World War I flying aces from the German Empire.
A pilot was listed as an "Ace" after verifying the date and location of combat and the vanquished foe. Every victory had ...
List of World War I flying aces from Germany - Wikipedia
Erich Schütze
Offizierstellvertreter (Deputy Officer) Erich Schütze was a World War I flying ace credited with six aerial victories.
Erich Schütze first came to notice in his first combat assignment with Fliege...
Josef Jacobs
Josef Carl Peter Jacobs (15 May 1894 – 29 July 1978) was a German flying ace with 48 victories during the First World War. His total tied him with Werner Voss for fourth place among German aces.
J...
Josef Jacobs - Wikipedia
Leopold Reimann
Offizierstellvertreter Leopold Rudolf Reimann was a World War I flying ace credited with five aerial victories.Serving with Jasta 2, on 22 October 1916, Reimann claimed the BE-12 of American 2/Lt. Joh...
Hans von Freden
Leutnant Hans von Freden was a World War I flying ace credited with 20 aerial victories.
Hans von Freden was born on 18 March 1892 in Berlin. As World War I broke out, he volunteered to serve in F...
Werner Voss
Werner Voss (German: Werner Voß) (13 April 1897 – 23 September 1917) was a World War I German flying ace credited with 48 aerial victories.Voss, a dyer's son from Krefeld, was a patriotic you...
Werner Voss - Wikipedia
Helmut Lange

Helmut Lange served in Jagdstaffel 26 during World War I. He scored nine aerial victories there, under the leadership of Bruno Loerzer and Franz Brandt. Lange temporarily commanded of the squadro...
Franz Walz
Generalleutnant Franz Walz began his military career in the infantry in 1905. In 1912, he switched to aviation. He attained the rank of Hauptmann (Captain) while becoming a flying ace during World War...
Hans Ritter von Adam
Hans Ritter von Adam, born Hans Adam, (24 May 1886 – 15 November 1917) was a Bavarian flying ace in World War I, with 21 victories before being killed in action. He enlisted as an infantry private, an...
Friedrich Schumacher
Vizefeldwebel Friedrich Schneider was a World War I flying ace credited with five aerial victories.He joined Jasta 10 in March 1918 but fell ill in April, missing a month at the front. On his return h...
Friedrich Schumacher - Wikipedia
Hans Wolff (aviator)
Leutnant Hanns Joachim Wolff was a World War I flying ace credited with ten aerial victories.Wolff served with FA(A) 216 until 6 July 1917, when he was reassigned to Jasta 11. He was wounded in action...
Hans Wolff (aviator) - Wikipedia
Willi Kampe
Offizierstellvertreter Willi Kampe was a World War I flying ace credited with eight aerial victories.
Willi Kampe was born on 15 March 1888 in Hofgeismar, the German Empire. He performed his manda...
Franz Hemer
Leutnant Franz Hemer was a World War I flying ace credited with 18 aerial victories.He was originally a talented concert cellist. His long curly blonde hair sparked his nickname of "Locken".Hemer serv...
Karl Deilmann
Lieutenant Karl Deilmann was a World War I flying ace credited with six aerial victories.Deilmann was born in Dortmund on 22 April 1894. As World War I began, Deilmann joined the Die Fliegertruppen de...
Christian Donhauser
Leutnant Hans Christian Friedrich Donhauser was a World War I flying ace credited with 19 aerial victories.
Hans Christian Friedrich Donhauser was born in Coblenz on 9 September 1894. He preferred...
Christian Donhauser - Wikipedia
Julius Buckler
Julius Buckler (28 March 1894 Mainz-Mombach – 23 May 1960 Bonn) was a German First World War fighter ace credited with 36 victories during the war. He shot down 29 enemy airplanes and 7 balloon...
Julius Buckler - Wikipedia
Hans Böhning
Leutnant Hans Böhning, Iron Cross, was a German World War flying ace credited with 17 aerial victories. He served the German Empire first as an artilleryman, then as an aerial observer for artillery, ...
Hans Böhning - Wikipedia
Heinrich Gontermann
Heinrich Gontermann (25 February 1896 – 30 October 1917) was a German First World War fighter ace credited with 39 victories during the war.
Born in Siegen, Southern Westphalia, on 25 February 189...
Heinrich Gontermann - Wikipedia
Josef Schwendemann
Vizefeldwebel Josef Schwendemann was a World War I flying ace credited with 17 aerial victories.Initially serving in the trenches and twice being wounded, Schwendemann transferred to the Air force in ...
Gotthard Sachsenberg
Gotthard Sachsenberg (6 December 1891 - 23 August 1961) was a German World War I fighter ace with 31 victories who went on to command the world's first naval air wing. In later life, he founded the a...
Gotthard Sachsenberg - Wikipedia
Franz Brandt
Leutnant Franz Brandt (born 13 February 1893, date of death unknown) was a World War I flying ace credited with ten aerial victories.Brandt entered the war an artilleryman. In July 1915 he transferred...