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Hitler"s Squadron

The Fuehrer"s Personal Aircraft and Transport Unit, 1933-1945 (Photographic Histories)

by C. G. Sweeting

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  • 14 Currently reading

Published by Potomac Books Inc. .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Aerospace & aviation technology,
  • Air forces & warfare,
  • Aircraft: general interest,
  • European history: Second World War,
  • Fascism & Nazism,
  • Political leaders & leadership,
  • World history: Second World War,
  • Second World War, 1939-1945,
  • History: World,
  • History,
  • History - Military / War,
  • Germany,
  • Military - General,
  • Europe - Germany

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8743129M
    ISBN 101574884697
    ISBN 109781574884692
    OCLC/WorldCa50653813

    Some were little more than stopgap solutions, mounting an antitank gun on a tracked vehicle to give mobility, while others were more sophisticated designs. The book covers the development and technology throughout the war that led to tank destroyers like . Hans Seidler; Images of War Series. Hitler’s Defeat on the Western Front is a compelling account of the Nazis’ ten month struggle against the overwhelming Allied military might .

    Hans Baur (19 June –17 February ) was Adolf Hitler's pilot during Hitler's political campaigns of the early s. He later became Hitler's personal pilot and leader of the Reichsregierung squadron. Apprehended by the Soviet Union at the end of World War II in Europe, he was imprisoned in the USSR for ten years before being extradited to France on 10 October , where he was Battles/wars: First World War, Second World War. Illustrated with numerous rare photos, Hitler's Squadron presents an unparalleled guide to the Fuehrer's custom-built airplanes. Aircraft used in the squadron included the Junkers Ju 52/3m, the Focke-Wulf FW Condor, and the true "flying fortress," the Junkers Ju C. G.

    In the mids, violence remained a large part of Bavarian politics. Hitler was a potential target. In , Hitler ordered the formation of a new bodyguard unit, the Schutzkommando (protection command). The unit was renamed the Sturmstaffel (assault squadron) and in November was renamed the Schutzstaffel, abbreviated to SS. By the SS had grown from a small bodyguard unit to a Branch: Waffen-SS.   Overall, Hitler's Squadron is an enjoyable book. The excellent technical information and pilot reports on lesser-known German aircraft such as the Ju 52, FW Condor, and Ju of the F.d.F. presented in the appendices make for worthwhile reading by themselves.


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Adolf Hitler, the first head of state to have his own personal pilot and airplane, utilized aviation technology for both practical and propaganda purposes. Illustrated with numerous rare photos, Hitler's Squadron presents an unparalleled guide to the Fuehrer's custom-built airplanes.

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Flying ahead of the Panzer divisions and dropping bombs with pinpoint accuracy, the Stuka was a key component of the German Blitzkrieg and a potent psychological weapon.This book is an excellent in-depth study of the Stuka. Not only did the author compile a significant amount of data, he presents his findings in the context of time, providing detailed events and operations as they unfolded in each of the Stuka's operating theaters.

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