Dead Baron

In my latest piece for The Rebel, I argue that Manfred von Richthofen may have been a talented fighter pilot. But he’s no role model and it’s weird that he’s become an object of fascination, almost a Romantic hero. He would have had nowhere to go after the war and no reason to survive it.

The audio-only version is available here: [podcast title="Rebel podcast, April 21, 2016"][/podcast]

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