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1PUK
09-01-2007, 02:23 PM
1 September 1939 over Warsaw - The first air battle of WW2

http://www.elknet.pl/acestory/1sept/1sept.htm


.................................The first Polish pilot to engage the enemy formation was from the section led by Lieutenant (Lt.) Aleksander Gabszewicz, the tactical officer of IV/1 Squadron. After machine-gun fire from both Gabszewicz and Corporal Andrzej Niewiara, one of the damaged He 111s came down in a northerly direction and soon crashed during an emergency landing, hitting one of its wing in a tree. .................................................. ........

Panzerknacker
09-05-2007, 11:32 PM
Another pilot shoot down 2 Do-17 with no help, I dont remeber the name.