April 21st in German History: The Last Flight of the Red Baron

On April 21st, 1917, Manfred von Richthofen died. More popularly known as the Red Baron, his exploits during the First World War are famous not just in Germany, but in Europe and the world at large. Gaining the name because of his noble heritage and his plane’s distinctive color, Manfred was the most successful fighterContinue reading “April 21st in German History: The Last Flight of the Red Baron”