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By Greg VanWyngarden,Harry Dempsey

Royal Prussian Jagdgeschwader Nr III was once the 3rd of Germany's vaunted fighter wings to be shaped in the course of international warfare 1. Commanded by means of the Pour le Mérite winner and well-respected ace Hauptmann Bruno Loerzer for its complete lifestyles, it was once composed of the prestigious Jasta 'Boelcke', besides Jagdstaffeln 26, 27 and 36. built mostly with the recent Fokker triplane, those 4 devices may play a big function within the Kaiserschlacht as a part of the 17. Armee.
As Germany's fortunes waned in the summertime of 1918, the aces of JG III still did their most sensible to stem the tides of British, French and later American plane they encountered. Aces resembling Carl Bolle, Paul Bäumer, Heinrich Bongartz, Hermann Frommherz, Rudolf Klimke and the notorious Hermann Göring all carved their names within the checklist books flying during this bold formation. This publication examines the strategies, achievements and personalities of 1 of the deadliest of Germany's aerial units.

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