The Red Baron
View a time line of the Red Baron's aviation exploits during World War I and see a month-by-month graph detailing the Baron's air victories at this Richthofen enthusiast's Web site.
Who Killed the Red Baron?
This extensive Web site is devoted to reconsidering how the Red Baron died. You'll find summaries of many of the possible theories as well as illustrations and diagrams that help support the various accounts.
The Red Fighter Pilot
Read an online version of Richthofen's autobiography, Der Rote Kampfflieger (The Red Fighter Pilot), which was first published in 1917, the year before the Baron died in battle. The version here is based on a translation by J. Ellis Barker published in 1918.
Military Airplanes of World War I
Familiarize yourself with some of the legendary aircraft of World War I and see colorful illustrations of the planes in flight.
The Red Baron's Last Flight: A Mystery Investigated
by Norman Franks & Alan Bennett. London: Grub Street, 1997
The Many Deaths of the Red Baron: The Richthofen Controversy 1918-2000
by Frank McGuire. Calgary, Alberta: Bunker to Bunker Publishing, 2001
The Illustrated Red Baron: The Life and Times of Manfred von Richthofen
by Peter Kilduff. London: Arms and Armour, 1999
Richthofen: A True History of the Red Baron
by William E. Burrows. New York: Harcourt, Brace & World, 1969
The Lafayette Flying Corps: The American Volunteers in the French Air Service in World War One
by Dennis Gordon. Atglen, PA: Schiffer Military History, 2000
The Lafayette Flying Corps
edited by James Norman Hall & Charles Bernard Nordhoff. New York: Houghton Mifflin, 1920
Letters Home From the Lafayette Flying Corps
edited by Nancy Nichols. San Francisco: J.D. Huff & Co., 1993