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Legion Condor

a history of the Luftwaffe in the Spanish Civil War, 1936-1939

by Karl Ries

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Published by Schiffer Military History in West Chester, PA .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Spain
    • Subjects:
    • Spain. Ejército Nacional. Legión Cóndor,
    • Spain -- History -- Civil War, 1936-1939 -- Participation, Foreign,
    • Spain -- History -- Civil War, 1936-1939 -- Regimental histories,
    • Spain -- History -- Civil War, 1936-1939 -- Aerial operations

    • Edition Notes

      StatementKarl Ries, Hans Ring ; translated from the German by David Johnston.
      ContributionsRing, Hans, 1927-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDP269.47.G3 R5313 1992
      The Physical Object
      Pagination287 p. :
      Number of Pages287
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1570648M
      ISBN 100887403395
      LC Control Number91062741
      OCLC/WorldCa26531406

      Pedros y Pablos - Fliegen - Erleben - Kämpfen in Spanien (Pedros y Pablos - Flying, Experiencing, Fighting in Spain) is a Third Reich book about the German participation of the Condor Legion in the Civil War of Spain, written by a man who was in the center of it all right from the start. The unusual name of this book does not refer to people named Pedro or Pablo but to . The Legion Condor (Schiffer Military History) by Karl Ries; Hans Ring and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at

      We don't know about any reviews for this book Legion Condor –39 (#16) by James S. Corum. Do you know a review which is not yet listed? Please Login to add it. Related books. We are aware of 10 similar reference publications related to "Reference books (Cross topic-aircraft)". That’s how Adolph Hitler viewed Iberian events in July And therein, as Aces of the Legion Condor reveals, lies the origin of Germany’s Legion Condor. Robert Forsyth’s capsule account begins with two remarkable Volksdeutsche from Spain – businessman Johannes Bernhardt and mining engineer Adolph Langenheim.

      Roger James Bender - Legion Condor French L. MacLean - The Cruel Hunters: SS-Sonder-Kommando Dirlewanger Hitler's Most Notorious Anti-Partisan Unit Reference material on this unit - None known at this time -. The Legion Condor Wound Badge was established on , and was conferred upon German soldiers who voluntarily fought alongside Francisco Franco’s Nationalist forces during the Spanish Civil War. The Badge is identical to the Wound Badges issued during the First World War, but they feature.


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This book looks at the Condor Legion, a unit of "volunteers" sent by Nazi Germany to help defeat the leftist Republican forces in the Spanish Civil War. This unit served as a testbed for the tactics and equipment of the Blitzkrieg doctrine which would be put into action when the Second World War broke out in earnest/5(7).

The bombing of Guernica has become a symbol of Nazi involvement in the Spanish Civil War, but the extent of the German commitment is often Legion Condor book. The Luftwaffe s officers and men to Spain from toand the Condor Legion carried out many missions in support of the Spanish Nationalist forces and played a lead role in many key campaigns of the Price: $ The script of Legion Condor was presumed lost until this book’s author discovered a copy in a used bookstore in Berlin in June Exclusive access to the film script and to Karl Ritter’s unpublished diary, courtesy of Ritter’s grandson, told the true story of Legion Condor for the first time.

The entire film script is translated into. Product Information. This classic book now makes its first appearance in English. Long out-of-print this study is one of the few books dedicated to the history of the infamous Legion Condor, the German volunteer unit that fought with pro-Franco.

Legion Condor is a German war film directed by Karl Ritter and starring Paul Hartmann, Albert Hehn and Fritz film portrays the German Condor Legion which fought in the Spanish Civil e Legion Condor book the Nazi-Soviet Pact, the production was halted after 15 days of film-shooting, on 25 Augustto avoid offending the Soviets who had supported the other Music by: Herbert Windt.

The Condor Legion was the expeditionary force of soldiers and airmen sent by Hitler to aid Franco&#;s Nationalists in the Spanish Civil War.

The Germans used the war as an opportunity to develop equipment and tactics, and their force included not only instructors, but also combat units of artillery, tanks and aircraft. These units tested guns, tanks and planes and. The Condor Legion was the expeditionary force of soldiers and airmen sent by Hitler to aid Franco's Nationalists in the Spanish Civil War ().

The Germans used the war as an opportunity to develop equipment and tactics, and their force included not only instructors, but also combat units of Osprey's examination of German forces prior to /5.

Condor Legion, German Legion Condor, a unit of the German air force, or Luftwaffe, detailed by Hermann Göring for special duty with General Francisco Franco’s Nationalist forces in the Spanish Civil War (–39).

It was sent to Franco on the condition that it stay under German command. The Legion consisted of four bomber squadrons (of 12 bombers each) and four. Legion Condor – The Luftwaffe develops Blitzkrieg in the Spanish Civil War - Ebook written by James S.

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Corum. In Aces of the Legion Condor, his knowledge of the subject is confirmed in a thoroughly documented text.” —Roger Rasor, IPMS/USA “Color photos, black and white vintage photos, and in-depth descriptions of the aircraft and their history make this a top survey!” —The Midwest Book Review (September ) From the PublisherPages: The "Legion Condor" was a unit composed of volunteers from the German Air Force (Luftwaffe) and from the German Army (Wehrmacht - Heer) which served with the Nationalists during the Spanish Civil War of July to March Added to these is one page of colour photos showing a preserved Condor Legion uniform along with various badges and insignia.

There are some other aircraft pictured throughout the book, but the coverage of the main types mentioned above is. Legion Condor. 34 likes. Community Organization.

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This new, large format book contains over 1, images of Germany’s Legion Condor during the Spanish Civil War from Coverage of all branches of the Legion Condor, with a special emphasis on aviation, includes detailed operational and unit histories, technical aspects of aircraft flown, biographies of noted personalities, and a look at uniforms, insignia and equipment.The Condor Legion lost during active service in Spain.

of those men losing their lives in combat, mostly in the air campaign. In combat during Condor Legions limited operations against their enemies they collected 72 air victories, destroying another enemy planes on the ground. A total of 19, Germans served in the Spanish.This new, large format book contains over 1, images of Germany's Legion Condor during the Spanish Civil War from Superbly rendered full-color aircraft profiles show the variety of fighter, bomber, recon, and transport aircraft Rating: % positive.