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...
Karl Thom
Leutnant Karl Thom (19 May 1893 - 3 March 1945), was a German World War I fighter ace credited with 27 victories. He was decorated with both his nation's highest decorations for valor, the Military Me...
Karl Emil Schäfer
Karl Emil Schäfer (17 December 1891 – 5 June 1917) was a German pilot during World War I; he became one of the major German flying aces of the war, with 30 confirmed aerial victories.
Schäfe...
Karl Emil Schäfer - Wikipedia
Johannes Klein
Leutnant Johannes Klein was a World War I flying ace credited with 16 confirmed and two unconfirmed aerial victories.He became a fighter pilot in February 1917, and received his initial assignment to ...
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 ...
Michael Hutterer
Vizefeldwebel Michael Hutterer MMC IC was a World War I flying ace credited with eight aerial victories.Hutterer began over two years in ground units on 4 August 1914. He won his native Bavaria's 3rd ...
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...
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...
Otto Schmidt (aviator)
Doctor Oberleutnant Otto Schmidt HOH, IC was a German patriot who became a World War I fighter ace credited with 20 aerial victories, including eight against enemy observation balloons. He commanded t...
Otto Schmidt (aviator) - Wikipedia
Hans-Georg von der Osten
Leutnant Hans-Georg von der Osten began his career as a World War I flying ace credited with five aerial victories. He later rose to command of all Luftwaffe bases in Germany, during World War II.Afte...
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
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...
Expulsion of Poles by Nazi Germany (1939-1944)
The Expulsions of Poles by Nazi Germany during World War II was a massive Nazi German operation consisting of the forced resettlement of over 1.7 million ethnic Poles from all territories of occupied ...
Expulsion of Poles by Nazi Germany (1939-1944) - Wikipedia
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
Karl Koller (General)
Karl Koller (22 February 1898 – 22 December 1951) was a German General der Flieger and the Chief of the General Staff of Nazi Germany's Luftwaffe during World War II.
Koller was born in Glonn in B...
Karl Koller (General) - Wikipedia
Eduard Ritter von Schleich
Eduard Ritter von Schleich (August 9, 1888 – November 15, 1947), né Eduard-Maria Joseph Schleich was a high scoring Bavarian flying ace of World War I. He was credited with 35 aerial victories at the ...
Eduard Ritter von Schleich - Wikipedia
F. W. Murnau
Friedrich Wilhelm "F. W." Murnau (born Friedrich Wilhelm Plumpe; December 28, 1888 – March 11, 1931) Murnau was greatly influenced by Schopenhauer, Nietzsche, Shakespeare and Ibsen pla...
F. W. Murnau - Wikipedia
Ludwig Schulz
Ludwig Schulz (4 August 1896 – 10 December 1966) was a highly decorated Generalmajor in the Luftwaffe during World War II, and one of only 882 recipients of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross with O...
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
Karl Ritscherle
Major Karl Waldemar Ritscherle was a World War I flying ace credited with eight aerial victories. He served again in the World War II Luftwaffe, and was killed in action when his Heinkel 111 was shot ...
Hans Karl Müller
Leutnant Hans Karl Müller was a pioneering German flying ace during World War I. He was credited with nine aerial victories. He also taught many others to fly, as an instructor in the German Air Servi...
Hans Karl Müller - Wikipedia