The wreckage of the downed German aircraft Messerschmitt BF.109E in London

Messerschmitt BF.109E


Battle of Britain: The British are photographed near the wreckage of the German Messerschmitt fighter BF.109E, shot down and fallen in Wickham Street.
Messerschmitt BF.109E Luftwaffe fighter under the command of Lieutenant Albert Friedmann was shot down over London by a pilot of the 79th RAF squadron Brian Draper on October 20, 1940. The German pilot managed to leave the falling plane, but died.


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Location: London, UK
Date: October 1940

In : 1940

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