Aces of the Legion Condor cover

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For Germany, the Spanish Civil War proved a perfect testing ground for new technologies and tactics. During the war, some 19,000 German 'volunteers' formed an aviation group called the Legion Condor in support of the fascists. Originally flying He-51s, they were soon upgraded to 109s. These fighters proved dominant in the Spanish skies, and many members of the legion scored five or more kills during the fighting.

Product details

Published Jan 20 2012
Format Ebook (Epub & Mobi)
Edition 1st
Extent 112
ISBN 9781780963587
Imprint Osprey Publishing
Illustrations 80 b/w; 28 col
Series Aircraft of the Aces
Short code ACE 99
Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing

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