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Junkers Ju 87 or Stuka (from Sturzkampfflugzeug, "dive bomber") was a two-man (pilot and rear gunner) German dive bomber and ground-attack aircraft. First flight 1936.

Bombs falling away from a Junkers Ju-87 Stuka dive-bomber. The photograph appears to have been taken from a following aircraft, 1940


Oblt. Hans-Joachim Marseille, by his Bf109 F-4/Z(Trop) 'Gelb 14' of 3./JG 27 in Libya. c. June 1942.


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German Luftwaffe Heinkel He 111 bombers during the Battle of Britain


Walter Horten, Gruppenkommandeur of III./JG 26, in front of his Messerschmitt Bf 109 E.

Ace Luftwaffe fighter pilot Franz Xaver, Baron von Werra, an impoverished Baron of Swiss ancestry. He was shot down over Britain and captured. He escaped his POW camp in Canada and returned to Germany via the USA, Mexico, South America and Spain. Von Werra reported to the German High Command on his civilised treatment as a POW. This led to the improved treatment of allied POWs in Germany.