Red Baron

Fokker DrI Triplane Red Baron Richthofen Udet 1 32 model kit Roden 0601
Fokker DrI Triplane Red Baron Richthofen Udet 1 32 model kit Roden 0601
$39.49
Time Remaining: 17d 5h 48m

Add to watch list |
Tom Daniel Red Baron in Collector Tin
Tom Daniel Red Baron in Collector Tin
$14.99
Time Remaining: 1d 12h 6m
Add to watch list |
Richthofen The Red Baron in Old Photographs 128 pages
Richthofen The Red Baron in Old Photographs 128 pages
$19.16
Time Remaining: 8d 20h 13m

Add to watch list |
Vintage 1 12 Tom Daniel Big Red Baron Built Up Model Kit Parts Lot FREE S
Vintage 1 12 Tom Daniel Big Red Baron Built Up Model Kit Parts Lot FREE S
$19.95 (1 Bid)
Time Remaining: 1d 17h 5m
Add to watch list |
Tom Daniels RED BARON with Plane 1 24 scale Nicely Built Plastic Model
Tom Daniels RED BARON with Plane 1 24 scale Nicely Built Plastic Model
$22.25
Time Remaining: 3d 20h 5m

Add to watch list |
vintage 1 48 Aurora Red Baron Fokker Dr 1 Triplane
vintage 1 48 Aurora Red Baron Fokker Dr 1 Triplane
$14.99
Time Remaining: 1d 19h

Add to watch list |
Fokker DrI Triplane Richthofen Red Baron Goring 1 72 Roden model kit 010
Fokker DrI Triplane Richthofen Red Baron Goring 1 72 Roden model kit 010
$8.94
Time Remaining: 8d 14h 2m

Add to watch list |
Revell 1975 H 233 Red Baron Von Richthofens Fokker DrI Triplane 128 OPEN NEW
Revell 1975 H 233 Red Baron Von Richthofens Fokker DrI Triplane 128 OPEN NEW
$29.99
Time Remaining: 28d 17h 57m

Add to watch list |
Vintage 1957 Revell Red Barons Fokker Dr1 Triplane plastic model kit
Vintage 1957 Revell Red Barons Fokker Dr1 Triplane plastic model kit
$12.50
Time Remaining: 2d 19h 35m
Add to watch list |
Decals for Monogram Custom Show Rod Red Baron 1 25th scale
Decals for Monogram Custom Show Rod Red Baron 1 25th scale
$6.00
Time Remaining: 18d 37m

Add to watch list |
Airplane Models  P 51 Mustang Red Baron from Air Races
Airplane Models P 51 Mustang Red Baron from Air Races
$9.99 (1 Bid)
Time Remaining: 3d 15h 39m
Add to watch list |
Historical Fighter Aircraft WW1 German Fokker Dr I Triplane Red Baron SORA 1
Historical Fighter Aircraft WW1 German Fokker Dr I Triplane Red Baron SORA 1
$9.95
Time Remaining: 9d 19h 43m

Add to watch list |
BUILD THE RED BARON 1 8th SCALE KIT ALL ISSUES 1 100 BY HACHETTE
BUILD THE RED BARON 1 8th SCALE KIT ALL ISSUES 1 100 BY HACHETTE
$226.14 (1 Bid)
Time Remaining: 14h 45m
Add to watch list |
Micro Machines Military Aircraft WWI German Red Baron Fokker DR 1 Triplane
Micro Machines Military Aircraft WWI German Red Baron Fokker DR 1 Triplane
$11.99
Time Remaining: 12d 18h 47m

Add to watch list |
Vintage WWI German Fokker DR1 Triplane Red Baron Plane
Vintage WWI German Fokker DR1 Triplane Red Baron Plane
$149.99
Time Remaining: 17d 23h 27m

Add to watch list |
RED BARON RICHTHOFEN THE RED KNIGHT OF THE AIR 1934 BOOK by VIGILANT
RED BARON RICHTHOFEN THE RED KNIGHT OF THE AIR 1934 BOOK by VIGILANT
$1.49 (1 Bid)
Time Remaining: 1d 14h 51m
Add to watch list |
Revell 1 28 Fokker DR1 Manfred von Richthofen Red Baron Unbuilt Kit
Revell 1 28 Fokker DR1 Manfred von Richthofen Red Baron Unbuilt Kit
$24.99
Time Remaining: 6d 15h 25m

Add to watch list |
1 28 Revell Fokker DRI Red Baron Gift Box
1 28 Revell Fokker DRI Red Baron Gift Box
$14.32 (3 Bids)
Time Remaining: 1d 16h 6m
Add to watch list |
German WWI Fokker  Red Baron Tri Plane Fighter Scale Model Built
German WWI Fokker Red Baron Tri Plane Fighter Scale Model Built
$32.29
Time Remaining: 13h 27m

Add to watch list |
MODEL AIRWAYS FOKKER DR1 Tri plane RED BARON 1 16 wood kit plane
MODEL AIRWAYS FOKKER DR1 Tri plane RED BARON 1 16 wood kit plane
$349.99
Time Remaining: 11d 3h 29m

Add to watch list |
HASEGAWA 1 48 F 104 STARFIGHTER RED BARON Darryl Greenamyer Speed Record
HASEGAWA 1 48 F 104 STARFIGHTER RED BARON Darryl Greenamyer Speed Record
$20.95
Time Remaining: 1d 18h 56m

Add to watch list |
ESCI 172 Red Baron F 104 9037
ESCI 172 Red Baron F 104 9037
$17.50
Time Remaining: 6d 22h 4m

Add to watch list |
VINTAGE MONOGRAM 1985 sealed in original box RED BARON SHOW ROD 1 24 MODEL KIT
VINTAGE MONOGRAM 1985 sealed in original box RED BARON SHOW ROD 1 24 MODEL KIT
$18.50
Time Remaining: 2d 16m

Add to watch list |
Dragon 1 48 Fokker DrI Red Baron Knights Sky Collection 5903
Dragon 1 48 Fokker DrI Red Baron Knights Sky Collection 5903
$28.65
Time Remaining: 10d 13h 11m

Add to watch list |
Vintage Sky Circus Fokker DRI Diecast WW1 Fighting Planes GO Line Red Baron
Vintage Sky Circus Fokker DRI Diecast WW1 Fighting Planes GO Line Red Baron
$1.99
Time Remaining: 16h 28m
Add to watch list |
 German Fokker DR I WW I Red Baron Scale 120 Schreiber Bogen Germany
German Fokker DR I WW I Red Baron Scale 120 Schreiber Bogen Germany
$13.90
Time Remaining: 21d 5h 37m

Add to watch list |
Aztec Decals 1 48 THE RED BARON FLYING CIRCUS The Great War
Aztec Decals 1 48 THE RED BARON FLYING CIRCUS The Great War
$14.99
Time Remaining: 17d 9h

Add to watch list |
ESCI Red Baron Flying Circus 6 WWII Plane 1 72 Plastic Model Kit 9025 Italy
ESCI Red Baron Flying Circus 6 WWII Plane 1 72 Plastic Model Kit 9025 Italy
$28.00
Time Remaining: 20h 53m

Add to watch list |
Aztec Decals 1 72 THE RED BARON FLYING CIRCUS
Aztec Decals 1 72 THE RED BARON FLYING CIRCUS
$11.99
Time Remaining: 8d 17h 54m

Add to watch list |
Revell 1 72 model H 51 Sopwith Camel Capt Roy Brown vs Red Baron sealed 1978
Revell 1 72 model H 51 Sopwith Camel Capt Roy Brown vs Red Baron sealed 1978
$9.00
Time Remaining: 1d 20h 35m

Add to watch list |
Model Kit 1 72 Red Baron N 104 RB by ESCI
Model Kit 1 72 Red Baron N 104 RB by ESCI
$22.00
Time Remaining: 26d 19h 4m

Add to watch list |
FOKKER DR I TRI WING RED BARON
FOKKER DR I TRI WING RED BARON
$95.00
Time Remaining: 2d 12h 48m

Add to watch list |
Red Baron Monogram Model Kit Fokker Triplane Horod 1968
Red Baron Monogram Model Kit Fokker Triplane Horod 1968
$36.99
Time Remaining: 22d 20h 32m

Add to watch list |
German Fokker DR1 Classic Model Kit The Red Baron German Triplane 132 New
German Fokker DR1 Classic Model Kit The Red Baron German Triplane 132 New
$17.52
Time Remaining: 16d 4h 22m

Add to watch list |
Vintage WW1 German Fokker DR1 Red Baron TriPlane
Vintage WW1 German Fokker DR1 Red Baron TriPlane
$75.00
Time Remaining: 3d 2h 34m

Add to watch list |
RARE Vintage ESCI Italy RED BARON N 104 RB Starfighter Jet Model Airplane 1 72
RARE Vintage ESCI Italy RED BARON N 104 RB Starfighter Jet Model Airplane 1 72
$4.00
Time Remaining: 5d 22h 35m

Add to watch list |
Vintage Bachmann Mini Planes German WWI Fokker DR 1 Red Baron Fighter  1 801
Vintage Bachmann Mini Planes German WWI Fokker DR 1 Red Baron Fighter 1 801
$8.50
Time Remaining: 5d 21h
Add to watch list |
German Fokker DR1 Classic Model Kit The Red Baron German Triplane 132 scale
German Fokker DR1 Classic Model Kit The Red Baron German Triplane 132 scale
$17.95
Time Remaining: 16d 6h 26m

Add to watch list |
Fokker Von Richthofen RED BARON Triplane WW1 1 28 scale skill 3 Revell kit4744
Fokker Von Richthofen RED BARON Triplane WW1 1 28 scale skill 3 Revell kit4744
$15.47
Time Remaining: 14d 16h 45m

Add to watch list |
Nascar Ken Schrader Red Baron Model Car Decal 1 24 Scale
Nascar Ken Schrader Red Baron Model Car Decal 1 24 Scale
$5.88
Time Remaining: 17h 26m
Add to watch list |
NEW Dragon Models 1 48 Fokker DrI Red Baron Knights Sky 5903 NIB
NEW Dragon Models 1 48 Fokker DrI Red Baron Knights Sky 5903 NIB
$27.59
Time Remaining: 7d 16h 48m

Add to watch list |
1996 Monogram 90 Ken Schrader Red Baron Pizza 1 24th Nascar Model Kit
1996 Monogram 90 Ken Schrader Red Baron Pizza 1 24th Nascar Model Kit
$10.00
Time Remaining: 1d 13h 1m
Add to watch list |
The RED BARON Tri plane Fokker Dr I model Manfred Von Richthofen
The RED BARON Tri plane Fokker Dr I model Manfred Von Richthofen
$35.00
Time Remaining: 4d 22h 22m

Add to watch list |
RARE Hasegawa 1 72 F 104 Starfighter RED BARON Cartograf 00856 Airplane Model
RARE Hasegawa 1 72 F 104 Starfighter RED BARON Cartograf 00856 Airplane Model
$10.00
Time Remaining: 1d 18h 44m
Add to watch list |
EZ Build Scale Model Kit Fokker DR1 Red Baron
EZ Build Scale Model Kit Fokker DR1 Red Baron
$13.99
Time Remaining: 13d 16h 31m

Add to watch list |
Hasegawa 1 48 Lockheed F 104 Starfighter Red Baron SIB kit  9749
Hasegawa 1 48 Lockheed F 104 Starfighter Red Baron SIB kit 9749
$29.95
Time Remaining: 10d 19h 49m

Add to watch list |
RED BARON with FOKKER TRIPLANE 1 24 Scale Monogram 6740 Model Kit 1994 NEW
RED BARON with FOKKER TRIPLANE 1 24 Scale Monogram 6740 Model Kit 1994 NEW
$29.99
Time Remaining: 2d 8h 48m
Add to watch list |
NEW German Fokker DR1 Classic Model Kit The Red Baron German Triplane 132
NEW German Fokker DR1 Classic Model Kit The Red Baron German Triplane 132
$17.21
Time Remaining: 25d 11h 8m

Add to watch list |
MONOGRAM RED BARON SHOW ROD FACTORY SEALED MODEL KIT 2704 1985 VINTAGE RARE
MONOGRAM RED BARON SHOW ROD FACTORY SEALED MODEL KIT 2704 1985 VINTAGE RARE
$23.95
Time Remaining: 3d 11h 15m

Add to watch list |
Roden Model kit Fokker Dr I WWI Red Baron Triplane Plane 172 URO010
Roden Model kit Fokker Dr I WWI Red Baron Triplane Plane 172 URO010
$23.01
Time Remaining: 22d 16h 16m

Add to watch list |
Special Hasegawa 1 72 F 104 Starfighter RED BARON Cartograf decals 00856
Special Hasegawa 1 72 F 104 Starfighter RED BARON Cartograf decals 00856
$34.90
Time Remaining: 20d 11h 56m

Add to watch list |
HOT WHEELS Red baron combo
HOT WHEELS Red baron combo
$8.50
Time Remaining: 3d 6h 17m

Add to watch list |
Aurora Red Baron airplane 1950s ad 1958 orginal vintage retro print of toy set
Aurora Red Baron airplane 1950s ad 1958 orginal vintage retro print of toy set
$7.00
Time Remaining: 21d 11h 6m

Add to watch list |
Historical Fighter Aircraft WW1 German Fokker Dr I Triplane Red Baron SORA 1 New
Historical Fighter Aircraft WW1 German Fokker Dr I Triplane Red Baron SORA 1 New
$15.00
Time Remaining: 6d 17h 39m

Add to watch list |
Fokker Dr1 German WW I Triplane of The Red Baron Von Richtofen1917 Hasegawa
Fokker Dr1 German WW I Triplane of The Red Baron Von Richtofen1917 Hasegawa
$850.00
Time Remaining: 18h 1m

Add to watch list |
German Fokker DR1 Classic Model Kit The Red Baron German Triplane 132 New
German Fokker DR1 Classic Model Kit The Red Baron German Triplane 132 New
$17.53
Time Remaining: 23d 17h 6m

Add to watch list |
REVELL 1 72 FOKKER D1 TRIPLANE NEW TOOL DECALS FOR RICHTOVEN THE RED BARON
REVELL 1 72 FOKKER D1 TRIPLANE NEW TOOL DECALS FOR RICHTOVEN THE RED BARON
$14.62
Time Remaining: 6d 19h 22m

Add to watch list |
Advent WWI Model Fokker Dr One Triplane Model Red Baron 1 28 Scale
Advent WWI Model Fokker Dr One Triplane Model Red Baron 1 28 Scale
$24.99
Time Remaining: 18d 14h 50m

Add to watch list |
Dragon 1 48 Knights of the Sky Collection Fokker Dr I Red Baron 5903
Dragon 1 48 Knights of the Sky Collection Fokker Dr I Red Baron 5903
$27.50
Time Remaining: 14d 10h 2m

Add to watch list |
1 72 F 104 STARFIGHTER RED BARON HASEGAWA  856
1 72 F 104 STARFIGHTER RED BARON HASEGAWA 856
$32.18
Time Remaining: 6d 9h 35m

Add to watch list |
CLASSIC AIRPLANE GERMAN FOKKER DV II  RED BARON DR I MODEL KIT
CLASSIC AIRPLANE GERMAN FOKKER DV II RED BARON DR I MODEL KIT
$49.99
Time Remaining: 19d 17h 32m

Add to watch list |
vintage Tom Daniels THE RED BARON Built Model Kit 1 24 or 1 25 FREE SHIPPING
vintage Tom Daniels THE RED BARON Built Model Kit 1 24 or 1 25 FREE SHIPPING
$22.00
Time Remaining: 14d 14h 49m

Add to watch list |
Revell 128 Fokker DrI Richthofen Red Baron Plane Model Kit Set 04744
Revell 128 Fokker DrI Richthofen Red Baron Plane Model Kit Set 04744
$38.79
Time Remaining: 1d 8h 15m

Add to watch list |
Kitech WWII 1 28 German Fokker DrI Red BaronTriplane 08M 3001H
Kitech WWII 1 28 German Fokker DrI Red BaronTriplane 08M 3001H
$15.00
Time Remaining: 3d 2h 35m

Add to watch list |
ESCI 1 72 Red Baron Flying Circus NIOB Ships Fast
ESCI 1 72 Red Baron Flying Circus NIOB Ships Fast
$78.00
Time Remaining: 23d 9h 14m

Add to watch list |
Tom Daniel Red Baron Die Cast car Mint in package 1 43
Tom Daniel Red Baron Die Cast car Mint in package 1 43
$34.99
Time Remaining: 4d 20h 36m

Add to watch list |
1968 Monogram RED BARON INSTRUCTIONS ONLY OE FOR MODEL KIT PC212
1968 Monogram RED BARON INSTRUCTIONS ONLY OE FOR MODEL KIT PC212
$6.99
Time Remaining: 27d 18h 4m

Add to watch list |
1968 Monogram BIG RED BARON INSTRUCTIONS ONLY OE FOR MODEL KIT PC219
1968 Monogram BIG RED BARON INSTRUCTIONS ONLY OE FOR MODEL KIT PC219
$9.99
Time Remaining: 27d 18h 6m

Add to watch list |
REVELL RED BARON FOKKER DR I PLASTIC MODEL KIT NEW 1 28
REVELL RED BARON FOKKER DR I PLASTIC MODEL KIT NEW 1 28
$49.99
Time Remaining: 20d 10h 21m

Add to watch list |
1968 Monogram RED BARON INSTRUCTIONS ONLY OE FOR MODEL KIT PC205
1968 Monogram RED BARON INSTRUCTIONS ONLY OE FOR MODEL KIT PC205
$6.99
Time Remaining: 27d 18h 2m

Add to watch list |
F Toys Biplane Collection 4A Albatross DIII The Red Baron
F Toys Biplane Collection 4A Albatross DIII The Red Baron
$24.99
Time Remaining: 2d 19h 40m

Add to watch list |
Dragon 5903 1 48 Fokker DrI Red Baron
Dragon 5903 1 48 Fokker DrI Red Baron
$39.99
Time Remaining: 14d 5h 9m

Add to watch list |
New Mini Albatros D V Red Baron Aeroplane Toy Includes Desk Stand
New Mini Albatros D V Red Baron Aeroplane Toy Includes Desk Stand
$87.31
Time Remaining: 27d 21h 5m

Add to watch list |
World World One Fokker DR1 Red Baron 1 72 Scale Revell 1984 Sealed
World World One Fokker DR1 Red Baron 1 72 Scale Revell 1984 Sealed
$24.99
Time Remaining: 6d 21h 25m

Add to watch list |
Monogram 124 Scale Tom Daniel Red Baron Model New Sealed Box Free Shipping
Monogram 124 Scale Tom Daniel Red Baron Model New Sealed Box Free Shipping
$49.99
Time Remaining: 13d 17h 24m

Add to watch list |
New Fokker Dr1 Red Baron 13 L Aeroplane Toy Includes Desk Stand
New Fokker Dr1 Red Baron 13 L Aeroplane Toy Includes Desk Stand
$152.74
Time Remaining: 27d 21h 5m

Add to watch list |
POPY 1 144 03 Horten Ho229 flown by Wolfgang Spate Red Baron EK229
POPY 1 144 03 Horten Ho229 flown by Wolfgang Spate Red Baron EK229
$65.00
Time Remaining: 10d 19h 33m

Add to watch list |
Fokker DR1 Red Baron Triplane 1 128 Desktop Model
Fokker DR1 Red Baron Triplane 1 128 Desktop Model
$99.95
Time Remaining: 19h 59m

Add to watch list |
Red Baron by Tom Daniels 1 25 Monogram 85 4258 MON854258 Plastic Model Kit
Red Baron by Tom Daniels 1 25 Monogram 85 4258 MON854258 Plastic Model Kit
$19.87
Time Remaining: 23d 14h 41m

Add to watch list |
Dragon 5903 Fokker DrI Red Baron
Dragon 5903 Fokker DrI Red Baron
$38.00
Time Remaining: 14d 8h 59m

Add to watch list |
Red Baron Triplane Kite
Red Baron Triplane Kite
$70.66
Time Remaining: 22h 3m

Add to watch list |
Fokker DR1 Red Barron Fighter Airplane
Fokker DR1 Red Barron Fighter Airplane
$49.95
Time Remaining: 27d 1h 29m

Add to watch list |
Runway 24 RW215 RUNWAY24 SE5 Red Baron
Runway 24 RW215 RUNWAY24 SE5 Red Baron
$21.11
Time Remaining: 18d 9h 18m

Add to watch list |
NEW ESCI Red Baron Flying Circus
NEW ESCI Red Baron Flying Circus
$47.18
Time Remaining: 13d 51m

Add to watch list |
Artiplast Italy 1 50 FOKKER DR1 RED BARON Triple Decker FIGHTER PLANE Kit MIB
Artiplast Italy 1 50 FOKKER DR1 RED BARON Triple Decker FIGHTER PLANE Kit MIB
$34.99
Time Remaining: 24d 3h 59m

Add to watch list |
Mitsubishi A6M5 RED BARON Commerative Flight 1995
Mitsubishi A6M5 RED BARON Commerative Flight 1995
$29.99
Time Remaining: 4d 17h 59m

Add to watch list |
MONOGRAM TOM DANIEL RED BARON 1 24 scale
MONOGRAM TOM DANIEL RED BARON 1 24 scale
$27.99
Time Remaining: 13d 15h 14m

Add to watch list |
MONOGRAM WITH FOKKER TRIPLANE RED BARON ITEM 6740 FACTORY SEALED
MONOGRAM WITH FOKKER TRIPLANE RED BARON ITEM 6740 FACTORY SEALED
$49.59
Time Remaining: 20d 7h 5m

Add to watch list |
REVELL 124 scale Model RED BARON Classic show Rod in TIN CAN Factory Sealed
REVELL 124 scale Model RED BARON Classic show Rod in TIN CAN Factory Sealed
$38.50
Time Remaining: 29d 9h 56m

Add to watch list |
Monogram Red Baron Show Rod powered by Mercedes Benz aircraft sealed kit  2704
Monogram Red Baron Show Rod powered by Mercedes Benz aircraft sealed kit 2704
$34.95
Time Remaining: 28d 12h 30m

Add to watch list |
New MONOGRAM RED BARON w Triplane ITEM 6740 NIB Unsealed
New MONOGRAM RED BARON w Triplane ITEM 6740 NIB Unsealed
$40.00
Time Remaining: 3d 21h 19m

Add to watch list |
Show Model Kits Red Baron Lil Coffin Mysterion Uncertain T Batmobile BEER WAGON
Show Model Kits Red Baron Lil Coffin Mysterion Uncertain T Batmobile BEER WAGON
$29.95
Time Remaining: 21d 14h 21m

Add to watch list |
MiniArt 1 16 16032 The Red Baron Manfred von Richthofen w Dog WW1 Flying Ace
MiniArt 1 16 16032 The Red Baron Manfred von Richthofen w Dog WW1 Flying Ace
$15.95
Time Remaining: 11d 12h 3m

Add to watch list |
172 HIGH PLANES Mustang Racer Red Baron
172 HIGH PLANES Mustang Racer Red Baron
$20.21
Time Remaining: 19d 5h 9m

Add to watch list |
124 RED BARON MONOGRAM  85 4258
124 RED BARON MONOGRAM 85 4258
$23.83
Time Remaining: 20d 9h 36m

Add to watch list |
Metal Earth FOKKER D VII Red Baron Airplane 3D Model Kit
Metal Earth FOKKER D VII Red Baron Airplane 3D Model Kit
$5.99
Time Remaining: 20d 9h 54m

Add to watch list |
MODEL AIRWAYS ALBATROS DVa Red Baron wood kit plane NEW
MODEL AIRWAYS ALBATROS DVa Red Baron wood kit plane NEW
$219.99
Time Remaining: 16d 20h 59m

Add to watch list |
RUNWAY24 SE5 Red Baron Model Airplane
RUNWAY24 SE5 Red Baron Model Airplane
$8.95
Time Remaining: 26d 22h 33m

Add to watch list |
RUNWAY24 SE5 Red Baron Model Airplane
RUNWAY24 SE5 Red Baron Model Airplane
$8.95
Time Remaining: 26d 22h 33m

Add to watch list |
Revell Monogram Decals Red Baron T Bird DD
Revell Monogram Decals Red Baron T Bird DD
$6.99
Time Remaining: 6d 14h 12m

Add to watch list |


Red Baron



Beer Bottle Capper Beer Bottle Capper
List Price: $18.99
Sale Price: $14.69
 
PEANUTS SNOOPY Revered Pet Coffee Tea MUG cup NEW PEANUTS SNOOPY Revered Pet Coffee Tea MUG cup NEW
Sale Price: $12.95
 
Reed & Barton Crescendo II 18/0 Stainless-Steel 65-Piece Flatware Set with Storage Caddy, Service for 12 Reed & Barton Crescendo II 18/0 Stainless-Steel 65-Piece Flatware Set with Storage Caddy, Service for 12
List Price: $300.00
Sale Price: $113.95
You save: $186.05 (62%)
 


Battlefields and Football – Part 2 The Somme and Amiens

I had a good nights sleep following my early start the previous day and I headed off to the Menin Gate which was just round the corner from my hotel. I wanted to take a few photos and the previous day the weather and light hadn’t been right. I spent around 20 minutes taking pictures and reading some of the names which are carved all over the Menin Gate.

Soon, I was off and heading south towards the area around the Somme. As with the area around Ypres, there are countless cemeteries, often along very small, muddy roads. My first intended destination was the Hawthorn Crater. This was one of the mines that was detonated underneath the German lines at the start of the Battle of the Somme in 1916. The explosion was captured on film and is often shown in documentaries about the Battle of the Somme. After driving around the area for a while, I still hadn’t found it, although I had driven along Sunken Lane which is the access point. Eventually, I came across the Newfoundland Park Memorial & Visitors Centre and stopped there. This was part of the British and Canadian Front Line on 1st July 1916 when the Battle of the Somme commenced. Some of the trenches are well preserved and from the Caribou Monument, you can get an excellent idea of the landscape and the direction of attack. It is also frighteningly obvious how far the soldiers were expected to move across open ground in the face of cannon and machine guns.

By now, I had clocked up quite a few miles on what my SatNav called roads but what were in fact muddy tracks. If you chose to take a self-drive tour, just be aware that a number of roads are not suitable for vehicles, especially in the rainy months.

At Newfoundland Park, I was given directions to help me find the Hawthorn Crater and as it happened I had driven straight past it. It wasn’t long until I was back and found the access point along a very muddy field. At first I was hesitant but decided it was all part of the experience. I got to the edge of the crater but it was very over grown so I didn’t venture too far and I was soon on my way to my next port of call, Ulster Tower. This is a memorial to the Ulster Regiments that performed so well on the first day of the Battle of the Somme. The tower itself is home to the Irish couple who look after things. It used to be possible to climb to the top of the tower but sadly due to insurance restrictions, this is no longer open to the public.

Nearby is the Thiepval Memorial which is the largest British War Memorial in the world. Every 1st July, a major ceremony is held here to honour the dead. The memorial can be seen from quite a distance and there is also an interesting visitors centre with information about the battles fought here.

Nearby, is the South African Memorial at Delville Wood. The memorial was to all South African battles, not just those in World War I. One particular story that caught my eye in the visitors centre was that of a soldier in one of the native regiments. He was awarded the Military Medal for his actions when he was a prisoner of war. He was being held on a ship in a harbour. Somehow he had managed to acquire some explosives which he had hidden in a sardine tin. When the opportunity came, he did the explosives amongst some barrels of fuel. The explosion caused such damage and confusion that the ship eventually sunk and the soldier managed to escape. After walking for 23 days, he reached the safety of British Lines.

As with all the memorials, Delville Wood is sacred ground but I found this place in particular to be very peaceful and appropriate. I’m not really sure what made Delville Wood stand out for me but for me, there was just something a bit special about this place.

The afternoon was getting on now so I headed towards Amiens where I was staying that evening. My last stop of the day was a brief one at the site to the east of Amiens where the Red Baron was shot down. There isn’t actually much to see except for a small notice board by the side of the road. The site can be located by a nearby factory with a prominent chimney. The story of the Red Baron is one of the first I heard about regarding World War I so although there wasn’t much to see, it was something that I wanted to do. The Red Baron was a German air ace called Baron Manfred von Richthofen. Between 1916 – 1918, he shot down a total of 80 Allied aircraft and was eventually shot down but ground fire from an Australian unit on 21 April 1918.

By now, the weather was turning bad so I headed off to my hotel in Amiens for the night and my Battlefield exploration was over.

Explorer Travel Battlefields –
http://www.battlefields.explorertravel.co.uk/

Must See Recommendations: Newfoundland Park Memorial & Visitors Centre, Lochnagar Crater and Delville Wood.

About the Author

For more information about explorer travel Battlefields and Football Part 2, please visit our web site.

The Red Baron - Trailer

Red Baron

model airways albatros,

Previous post:

Next post: