By John Weal
The top scoring aces of any aerial clash have been the Luftwaffe pilots keen on the bloody combats at the Russian entrance. the commonest fighter utilized by those pilots used to be the Bf 109, which used to be enthusiastic about the motion from Operation Barbarossa in June 1941, via to the doomed Defence of the Reich in 1945. devices like JGs five, fifty two and fifty four all flew the Messerschmitt fighter, progressing from Emil to Gustav editions. This quantity contains the entire high-scoring aces, and explains simply how tough a role the Jagdwaffe confronted at the Russian entrance, and the way its specialists accomplished such overwhelming ratings.
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