Adolf "Dolfo" Galland was a German Luftwaffe General and flying ace who served throughout World War II in Europe. He flew 705 combat missions, and fought on the Western front and in Defence of the Reich. On four occasions he survived being shot down, and he was credited with 104 aerial victories, all of them against the Western Allies.
Messerschmitt Bf 109E of leading Luftwaffe ace Adolf Galland receiving field maintenance in 1940. Galland flew this aircraft (5966) whilst commanding JG 26 in the Battle of Britain; his 106 combat victories were all scored against the Western allies. He survived the war and lived until 1996.