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Date: Wednesday, 27 December 1944
Place: Niedermendig/Eifel, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
The camouflage pattern already indicates it: this picture was taken in Germany during the final months of 1944. This Messerschmitt Bf 109 is “blaue 15” of Leutnant Lehmann of the 2.Staffel/NAG 1 (formed out of 4.(F)/123 on November 1st 1944). Picture taken at Niedermendig/Eifel airfield on December 27th 1944. A picture which may encourage modellers to build a diorama! Please note how close the aircraft is parked to the building.
Luftwaffe im Focus - Edition No.1 2002