• Who Killed the Red Baron?

    Wednesday 6 February 2008 by Amanda Rebbeck. 13 comments

    A posthumous photograph of Captain Baron Manfred von Richthofen (the Red Baron). I came across a number of first and second hand accounts of the death of Baron von Richthofen whilst I was examining various Private Record Collections in the Memorial’s Research Centre. They made for interesting reading since the events of 21 April 1918 have long been the subject of many enthusiastic debates in the history of the First …

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