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Duel Under the Stars The Memoir of a Luftwaffe Night Pilot in World War IIHis first couple of years he brought down two enemy planes The tally went up rapidly once the air war was escalated in spring 1943 when Air Marshal Arthur Harris of the RAF Bomber Command began the campaign dubbed the Battle of the Ruhr During this phrase of the war Johnen s successes were achieved against a 710 strong force of bombers Johnen s further successes during Harris s subseuent Berlin offensive led to his promotion as Staffelkapitan suadron leader of Nachtjagdgeschwader and a move to Mainz During a sortie from there his Bf It may be the fault

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Read ePub ✓ Duel Under the Stars Audio CD ´ [KINDLE] ❆ Duel Under the Stars: The Memoir of a Luftwaffe Night Pilot in World War II By Wilhelm Johnen – Dcmdirect.co.uk The enemy bomber grew larger in my sights and the rear gunner was sprayed by my guns just as he opened fire The rest was merely a matter of seconds The boThe enemy bomber grew larger in my sights and the rear gunner was sprayed by my guns just as he opened fire The rest was merely a matter of seconds The bomber fell like a stone out of the sky and exploded on the ground The nightmare came to an end In this enthralling memoir the author recounts his experiences of the war years and traces the story of the ace fighter pilots from the German development of radar to the Battle of Britain Johnen flew his first operational mission in July 1941 having completed his blind flying training In A great read It sho

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110 was hit by return fire and he was forced to land in Switzerland He and his crew were interned by the authorities The Germans were deeply worried about leaving a sophisticatedly euipped night fighter and its important air crew in the hands of a foreign government even if it was a neutral one After negotiations involving Göring the prisoners were released Johnen s unit moved to Hungary and by October 1944 his score was standing at 33 aerial kills His final one came in March the following year once Johnen had moved back to German A great read