Events for Saturday 21st April 2012

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WWI: Red Baron shot down and killed

21st April 1918

World War I German fighter ace Manfred von Richthofen, known as "The Red Baron", is shot down and killed over aux-sur-Somme in France.

Taking it Further

The Red Baron DVD
by History Films

Manfred von Richthofen, more famously known as the Red Baron, is arguably the most famous and widely recognised German fighter pilot to ever take to the skies in the history of warfare. During his flying career in the First World War, Richthofen was officially credited with 80 enemy kills, a… Read more...

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This Day's Events


Salute Twenty Twelve

Starts: Sat 21st April
Ends: Sat 21st April
Price: £11
Tel: 020 7069 5000

ExCel Exhibition Centre, One Western Gateway, Royal Victoria Dock, London E16 1XL

Wargaming show in London

Run by Warlords, Salute is the biggest and most prestigious wargames show in the UK. 2012 is the 40th anniversary show and features games, painting competition, bring and buy. The show opens at 10am and closes at 5pm. For more information see the website.

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