The Reader’s Notebook: Manfred von Richthofen

May 2, 2019

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May 2, 2019 -- Manfred Albrecht Freiherr von Richthofen, also known as the "Red Baron", was a fighter pilot with the German Air Force during World War I. He is considered the ace-of-aces of the war, being officially credited with 80 air combat victories.