From Left to Right: Von Richthofen, Krefft, Wolff, and Otto Brauneck. April 1917.
Heinrich Prinz zu Sayn-Wittgenstein
Top: Marseilel, in his dress uniform, poses with his Bf 109.
Bottom: Marseille at age 22, wearing the Knights Cross with Oak Leaves, Swords, and Diamonds
After the awards, the recipients share a moment outside the bunker.
On August 31, 1943 Heinrich Prinz Zu Sayn-Wittgenstein received the Oak Leaves to his Knight’s Cross from Hitler.
Heinrich Prinz Zu Sayn-Wittgenstein
Photographs of Heinrich in August 1943, surveying the remains of one of his victories.
Prinz Heinrich glances out from the cockpit of C9+AE , prior to take-off in June of 1943.