Thursday 18 November 2021

Erich Leie Geschwaderstab JG 2 - ebay photo find #347


on offer here, start price 150 euros

Below; from the JG 2 archive.  Part of a photo-set to mark the award of the RK (21 victories) on August 1, 1941. The majority of Leie's successes for the award achieved in the Geschwaderstab. Note the starter crank handle and the armoured windscreen on his F-4. Another image from this sequence published in 'Dans le ciel de France' Histoire de la JG 2 Richthofen, Vol 2, (1941)