April 21 1918: The Notorious Red Baron is Killed in Action

In the skies above the Somme River in France, The Red Baron is killed by Allied fire on April 21, 1918. The notorious ace-of-aces of the first world war had 80 air combat victories and was considered invincible. His name was Manfred Albrecht Freiherr von Richthofen.

Watch Real film footage of the Red Baron (Manfred von Richthofen) getting in his plane and taking off.

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