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10. Heinrich Ehrler (208) - Luftwaffe

TIL that Heinrich Ehrler, a German Ace in shot down two bombers and rammed the last one, destroying both planes in the process. His last words were "Theo, Heinrich here. Have just shot down two bombers. No more ammunition. I'm going to ram.

7. Erich Rudorffer (222) - Luftwaffe

Pilot Major Erich Rudorffer 222 kills 12 kills with the Me 262 Rudorffer went down in history when he claimed 13 kills in 17 minutes,no other pilot in history has as many multiple air to air victories as Rudorffer.

6. Wilhelm Batz (237) - Luftwaffe

✠ Wilhelm "Willi" Batz May 1916 – 11 September

5. Walter Nowotny (258) - Luftwaffe

Major Walter "Nowi" Nowotny December 1920 – 8 November was an Austrian-born German fighter ace of World War II. He is credited with 258 aerial victories.

4. Otto Kittel (267) - Luftwaffe

✠ Otto Kittel February 1917 – 14 or 16 February he was shot down and killed by the air gunner of a Shturmovik.

2. Gerhard Barkhorn (301) - Luftwaffe

Lieutenant-General Gerhard "Gerd" Barkhorn - was the second most successful fighter ace of all time after fellow Luftwaffe pilot Erich Hartmann

1. Erich Hartmann (312) - Luftwaffe

Erich Alfred Hartmann April 1922 – 20 September nicknamed “Bubi” (the hypocoristic form of “young boy”) by his comrades and “The Black Devil” by his Soviet enemies, was a German World War.