La Luftwaffe / C. Bekker ; pról. de Paul Diechmann. Article with 4 Reads. Cajus Bekker. Abstract. Traducción de: Angriffshöhe Do you want to read the rest . The Luftwaffe war diaries [by] Cajus Bekker; translated from the German and edited by Frank Ziegler. by Cajus Bekker La Luftwaffe. by Cajus Bekker. Iron Cross · House Order of Hohenzollern · Pour le Mérite · Pilot/Observer Badge in Gold with Diamonds; Knight’s Cross of the Iron Cross. Ernst Udet (26 April – 17 November ) was a German pilot and air force general by Udet had risen to the post of Director-General of Equipment for the Luftwaffe.

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But the thoughts wander back to the times when it was worthwhile to fight for your life.

I two-seater back to German lines after a shackle on a wing-cable snapped. Retrieved 27 February I’d like to read this book on Kindle Don’t have a Kindle? ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics. Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon. He was invited to start the first International Air Service between Germany and Austria, but after the first flight the Entente Commission confiscated his aircraft. They were also used for bekkeer shows held during the Summer Olympics.

It is possible that an affair Udet had with Martha Dodd luftwatfe, daughter of the U. The opponents tried every aerobatic trick they knew and Guynemer fired a burst through Udet’s upper wing, however maneuvered for advantage.

Sooner or later they will hit us. Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. These efforts were good publicity for Udet. Udet’s stunt pilot work in films took him to California. Udet and another wartime comrade-Suchocky—became pilots to an African filming expedition.


He and another friend from the war, Angermund, started an exhibition flying enterprise in Germany, which was also successful, but Udet remarked, “In time this too begins to get tiresome. On 29 JuneUdet was one of the early fliers to be saved by parachuting from a disabled aircraft, when he jumped after a clash with a French Breguet.

The stress of the position and his distaste lluftwaffe administrative duties led to Udet developing alcoholism. He was rescued by the Chief of the Argentinian Railways, a man of Swedish descent named Tornquist, who settled the debt. He spent many hours coaching new fighter pilots, with an emphasis on marksmanship as being essential for success. Ace of the Iron Cross.

A bomb thrown by hand by the leutnant became stuck in the landing gear, but Udet performed aerobatics and managed to shake it loose. Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web. Get to Know Us.

Ernst Udet

While at home, Udet had reacquainted himself with his childhood sweetheart, Eleanor “Lo” Zink. IIIa new fighter with twin synchronized Maschinengewehr 08 machine guns. Portals Access related topics. Learn more about Amazon Prime. Records made public in the s confirm Soviet security involvement with Dodd’s activities.

When he excused himself for the bathroom, the Germans secretly watched to see if he would try to escape. Udet became a major proponent of the dive bombertaking credit for having introduced it to the Luftwaffe.

Udet had no real interest in this job, especially the bureaucracy of it, and the pressure led to him developing an addiction to alcoholdrinking large amounts of brandy and cognac. Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals. Ein Film vom Opfergeist der deutschen Jugendplayed a youth who lost his pilot father in World War I and was befriended and encouraged by Udet, his idol.


At the same time, Richthofen treated them with every consideration and when it came time to requisition supplies he traded favors for autographed photos of himself that read: Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty.

The first aeroplane that Udet’s company produced was the U2. Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands. He appeared with Leni Riefenstahl in three films: However, he learned that if he were a trained pilot, he would be immediately accepted into army aviation. An American, William Pohl of Milwaukeetelephoned him with an offer to back an aircraft manufacturing company. It soon ran into trouble with the Entente Commission and transferred its operations to a beehive and chicken coop factory.

However, before he received his orders, the army dispensed with the volunteer motorcyclists, and Udet was sent back to the recruiting officials.

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Guynemer realized his predicament and instead of taking advantage of it, simply waved a farewell and flew away. Overloaded with fuel and bombs, the aircraft stalled after a sharp bank and plunged to the ground. Share your thoughts with other customers.