Amiens, France May troops reverently stand by as Manfred von Richthofen, the German ace pilot know as the Red Baron is buried. He was shot down on the Western Front, and his body fell behind the British lines. He was buried with full military honors.
Military funeral for a highly respected foe: the coffin of pilot Manfred von Richthofen, The Red Baron, is carried into the cemetery at Bertangles by six pilots of No. 3 Squadron, Australian Flying Corps, April World War I.
January 1915 Colonel Philip R. Robertson, commanding officer of the Battalion, Cameronians (Scottish Rifles) returning from a tour of his unit's positions in waterlogged trenches at Bois Grenier, France.
Manfred von Richthofen - German World War I Military Figure. He is best remembered as the famous "Red Baron" German fighter pilot and was the top ace of World War I with 80 combat aerial victories to his credit.
German Ace Richthofen: Manfred von Richthofen ("The Red Baron") posing beside Anthony Fokker. Both men are sitting on a crashed Allied plane. Richthofen, without goggles, is on the left. He is credited with 80 victories.
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