Fine Molds Messerschmitt Bf 109G-6 of Leutnant Walter Wolfrum in 1/72 Scale

Messerschmitt Bf 109G-6 of Leutnant Walter Wolfrum of 5. /JG52 at Grammatikovo, Russia, March 1944.  Fine Molds kit.

Walter Wolfrum flew his first combat sorties with 5./JG 52 over the Crimea in February 1943.  He flew with JG 52 on the Eastern Front throughout the war.  He scored a total of 137 victories, but was himself shot down twelve times and wounded on four occasions.  He and the rest of JG 52 were turned over to the Russians at the end of the war, but Wolfrum was released due to his injuries.  He became the German National Champion in acrobatic flying in 1962.

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