BARON VON RICHTOFEN Signature
Extremely rare signature of the legendary WW1 German flying ace, BARON VON RICHTOFEN (THE RED BARON). The signature is on a flyleaf page from a book and also contains one other (unknown) signature, It has been estimated that only 30 known signatures exist of Von Richtofen. Manfred Albrecht Freiherr von Richthofen�(2 May 1892�� 21 April 1918), known in English as�Baron von Richthofen, and most famously as the�"Red Baron", was a�fighter pilot�with the�German Air Force�during�World War I. He is considered the�ace-of-aces�of the war, being officially credited with 80�air combat�victories. Richthofen was shot down and killed near�Vaux-sur-Somme�on 21 April 1918. There has been considerable discussion and debate regarding aspects of his career, especially the circumstances of his death. He remains one of the most widely known fighter pilots of all time, and has been�the subject of many books, films and other media. Supplied with a Certificate of Authenticity with a hologrammed serial number.