ARCHIVE PHOTO OF THE DAY
German WWII fighter ace Adolf Galland, 1959
By STARS AND STRIPES Published: May 4, 2020
Ernie Weatherall ©Stars and Stripes
West Germany, October, 1959: Adolf Galland, World War II flying ace and commander of Germany's fighter aircraft force during the war, poses for a photo. His 1996 obituary in Stars and Stripes said he was described by veteran British pilots as fighting in the tradition of "Manfred von Richthofen — the 'Red Baron' of World War I."
Stars and Stripes' 1996 obituary for Adolf Galland.