By Greg VanWyngarden,Harry Dempsey

Royal Prussian Jagdgeschwader Nr III used to be the 3rd of Germany's vaunted fighter wings to be shaped in the course of global warfare 1. Commanded by means of the Pour le Mérite winner and well-respected ace Hauptmann Bruno Loerzer for its complete life, it was once composed of the distinguished Jasta 'Boelcke', besides Jagdstaffeln 26, 27 and 36. outfitted mostly with the recent Fokker triplane, those 4 devices may play an immense function within the Kaiserschlacht as a part of the 17. Armee.
As Germany's fortunes waned in the summertime of 1918, the aces of JG III still did their top to stem the tides of British, French and later American plane they encountered. Aces comparable to Carl Bolle, Paul Bäumer, Heinrich Bongartz, Hermann Frommherz, Rudolf Klimke and the notorious Hermann Göring all carved their names within the checklist books flying during this bold formation. This publication examines the strategies, achievements and personalities of 1 of the deadliest of Germany's aerial units.

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