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A story about the one time a Bf109 didn't shoot down the B-17.

Article about: A touching story about mercy and comradery between enemies. German pilot in WWII spared an American B-17 pilot over Germany only to reunite 40 years later and become fishing buddies - WAR HI

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    Default A story about the one time a Bf109 didn't shoot down the B-17.

    "Only a real risk tests the reality of a belief." - C.S. Lewis

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    It is indeed an amazing true story ,I have just read the book " A Higher call" whilst on holiday and suggest that anyone with even a passing interest in WW2 aviation reads it.Cheers Paul (Now this would make a great movie)

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    A very good book, I have read it multiple times.

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    Great story. Thanks for sharing it.

    "Currently looking for period items relating to the German city of Amberg."

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