Pictorial proof of under age flying in the Luftwaffe

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  1. Snautzer01

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    age dropped in luftwaffe.JPG
     
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    Nice! What is that? A Fw 189 ya think?
     
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    You have been fooled, it is a 1:3 scale model of Marseilles.
     
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    Do17
     
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    I would say the boy should fly the one rather.

    LW plane.jpg
     
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    Remember that the Germans had a love of flying and had many flying clubs for youth and young adults throughout the country long before the war and this continued into the war years.

    The Horton brothers were very active in glider clubs as well as other aircraft designers and Luftwaffe pilots.
     
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    Yeah Do 17. Good one.
     
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    Good shot! Thanks for sharing.
     
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