1942 at 0839 hours, 22 year old Captain Hans-Joachim Marseille scores his fourth kill of the day 20 km SSE of El Imayid. By the end of the day he will confirm a total of 17 kills in three sorties. Painting by Michael Turner
Luftwaffe ground-crew ("black men") positioning a Bf 109 "Kanonenvogel" equipped with the Rüstsatz VI underwing gondola cannon kit. Note the slats on the leading edge of the port wing. JG France, autumn of
C: Bf 109 ‘Yellow of 3 ‘Udet’ flown by fighter ace Ofw. Eberhard von Boremski photographed in early May possibly still during the unit’s refit in Wiesbaden-Erbenheim, Germany, shortly before it was transferred back to the Eastern Front.