Bf 109 Pilot Spared American B17 - Pilots Meet 40 Years Later

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  1. Swagger
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    [ame="http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=_8EkmyoG83Q"]An example to us all:[/ame]
     
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    That was good. :thup:

    Best use headphones. The German accent is hard to understand.
     
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    Great story.
     
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    Amazing story!! :cool:
     
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    Excellent story. Well done to the German pilot for sparing them.
     
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    What's the "Bf" designate?

    Something- Fockewulf?
     
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