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From German Cavalry Officer to Reconnaissance Pilot
The World War I History, Memories, and Photographs of Leonhard Rempe, 1914-1921

Paul L. Rempe

Format: Hardcover , 120 pages
Price: 27.95
ISBN: 978-1-61121-321-8
eBook: 978-1-9406-69-54-0
On Sale: February, 2016

7x10, 106 images and 3 maps

Rempe initially served as a cavalryman in the 35th (1st West Prussian) Field Artillery of the XX Armee-Korps, fighting in several bloody and significant battles against the Russians on the Eastern Front. In 1916, he exchanged his spurs for the cockpit and transferred to the Western front. Flying specially built planes for reconnaissance work was dangerous duty, but Rempe relished his time in the open cockpits, flying at altitudes high and low to provide detailed intelligence information for the German army. He met and knew many of the pilots who flew in both fighter and reconnaissance planes, including Manfred von Richthoven—the Red Baron. Unlike so many of his fellow pilots, Rempe survived Read More...



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