von Richthofen's last flight
Battle Name : von Richthofen's last flight
Date(s) : 21 April 1918
Outcome : A victory for Britist Aircraft on Patrol over German Aircraft of Jagdstaffel 1
Type of battle : Air
The day when Baron Manfred von Richthoffen, the 'Red Baron' finally succumbed to the inevitable. After 80 confirmed kills he was shot down himself, but remained the 'Ace of Aces' with the highest number of victories for the war.
Above the road between Sailley-le-Sec and Le Hamel on the Western Front, France. (France)