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Bf-109F-2 of JG 26 Adolf Galland during an inspection tour in December 1941

(Rus)  Galland with Reichsmarschall Hermann Göring during an inspection tour in December 1941. The aircraft is one of two previously flown by the former pilot, its high-gloss finish being the result of special waxing and polishing. Bf 109F-2 seen in the foreground as Göring addresses a parade of JG 26 members from the podium on the right. The aircraft had MG FF armament in the wing and a yellow rudder adorned with ninety-four victories.

By the end of the war he had flown 425 combat missions and had 104 victories, died at 1996.