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As his fighter plane flies on without him; a German pilot; his parachute not yet opened; tumbles earthward somewhere over France. He hit the silk when attacked by a U.S. air force fighter. The German plane seems to be unharmed; but officials say hits must have unnerved him. Open in full size

As his fighter plane flies on without him; a German pilot; his parachute not yet opened; tumbles earthward somewhere over France. He hit the silk when attacked by a U.S. air force fighter. The German plane seems to be unharmed; but officials say hits must have unnerved him.

Picture, 1944, English

As his fighter plane flies on without him; a German pilot; his parachute not yet opened; tumbles earthward somewhere over France. He hit the silk when attacked by a U.S. air force fighter. The German plane seems to be unharmed; but officials say hits must have unnerved him.

Picture, 1944, English

Rights and Licenses

Toronto Star License

Provenance

From the Toronto Star Archives

File Location:

War 1939 Aerial robombs

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Baldwin Collection

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Toronto Star Photo Archive

Call Number / Accession Number

tspa_0019223f