Bringing the past to life with colour

The Red Baron

Manfred von Richthofen in front of a hangar, 1916-1918
Manfred von Richthofen, better known as the Red Baron, in front of a hangar, sometime between 1916, when he joined the Jasta Boelcke, a German Luftstreitkräfte Squadron, and 1918, when he was shot down and killed.

Manfred v. Richthofen
Original B&W photo..

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3 responses

  1. great history here! Thank you for sharing it 🙂

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    October 8, 2013 at 3:52 pm

  2. Thank you! I’m learning a lot of history myself, when I research to try to get the colours right.

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    October 8, 2013 at 3:54 pm

  3. Pingback: September 1916 | World War 1 Live

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