The official AHF Luftwaffe quiz thread

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Re: The official AHF Luftwaffe quiz thread

Postby von thoma » 25 Dec 2014 14:09

Thanks !
New question:
What Luftwaffe pilot had as nickname "Pepe", in their family entourage ?
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Re: The official AHF Luftwaffe quiz thread

Postby von thoma » 04 Jan 2015 20:05

Clue: Mother's name, Walburga.....
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Re: The official AHF Luftwaffe quiz thread

Postby tazman572 » 04 Jan 2015 22:24

Would it be: Heinrich Alexander Ludwig Peter Prinz zu Sayn-Wittgenstein (14 August 1916 – 21 January 1944)

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Re: The official AHF Luftwaffe quiz thread

Postby von thoma » 04 Jan 2015 22:49

Yes of course.
Your Turn, please.
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Re: The official AHF Luftwaffe quiz thread

Postby tazman572 » 05 Jan 2015 00:58

Thank you von thoma,

At the the height of the Battle of Britain, Goering allegedly asked Adolph Galland which aircraft he wanted. What was his reply ?

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Re: The official AHF Luftwaffe quiz thread

Postby uhu » 05 Jan 2015 02:23

"Schpitfeur".

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Re: The official AHF Luftwaffe quiz thread

Postby tazman572 » 05 Jan 2015 03:30

Correct uhu,

You're up...

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Re: The official AHF Luftwaffe quiz thread

Postby uhu » 08 Jan 2015 00:26

Anyone with a quiz question is welcome if I can't think of a good one.

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Re: The official AHF Luftwaffe quiz thread

Postby Maxschnauzer » 09 Jan 2015 00:42

OK, uhu.
In keeping with the theme of the last question, who was the Luftwaffe's top "Spitfire Killer" and how many did he shoot down?
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Re: The official AHF Luftwaffe quiz thread

Postby tazman572 » 09 Jan 2015 02:12

Maxschnauzer,

The answer is: Obst. Josef "Pips" Priller who killed 68 Spitfires, making him he highest Spitfire killer

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Re: The official AHF Luftwaffe quiz thread

Postby Maxschnauzer » 09 Jan 2015 04:40

Hello tazman,
Quite correct, 68 of his 101 victories were Spitfires.

Carry on, Sir.
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Re: The official AHF Luftwaffe quiz thread

Postby tazman572 » 09 Jan 2015 17:05

Thank you Maxschnauzer,

Staying on the same subject line: Who was the Luftwaffe's top "P-51 Mustang killer" and how many did he shoot down?

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Re: The official AHF Luftwaffe quiz thread

Postby Maxschnauzer » 10 Jan 2015 01:53

Maj. Wilhelm Steinmann. 12
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Re: The official AHF Luftwaffe quiz thread

Postby tazman572 » 10 Jan 2015 02:09

Absolutely correct Maxschnauzer, congratulations.
I am looking forward to your next trivia question.

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Re: The official AHF Luftwaffe quiz thread

Postby Maxschnauzer » 10 Jan 2015 03:36

Thank you tazman 572,

Who was the pilot of this Emil?
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