Wolfram Freiherr von Richthofen was a German army officer. A flying ace in World War I, Richthofen was promoted to the rank of Generalfeldmarschall while serving in Luftwaffe, Wehrmacht's aerial warfare branch, during World War II. Widely regarded as a visionary in aerial warfare, Wolfram Freiherr von Richthofen was honored with several prestigious awards, such as the Eastern Front Medal.
Hans Baur was a German military officer and aviator. He served as Adolf Hitler's pilot in the early 1930s when Hitler became the world's first politician to use flight as part of his political campaigns. Baur was later appointed as Adolf Hitler's personal pilot. At the end of the war, Hans Baur was imprisoned in the USSR and France.