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Today in History: 21 April 1918
The Red Baron is Shot Down and Killed
ABOVE: The Red Baron
On this day in 1918, Manfred von Richthofen (The Red Baron), was shot down and killed over Vaux-sur-Somme, France.
For more visit:
The Red Knight of Germany: The Story of Baron von Richthofen, Germany’s Great War Bird, by Floyd Phillips Gibbons