When a German Fighter was captured with a simple flare gun in World War II

Captured Focke Wulf. Source: Wikipedia

It was nightfall on a remote airfield of RAF Pembrey in Britain on 23rd June 1942.

The airfield duty pilot; Sgt Jeffreys, was checking his clock to make sure he is on high alert for his next job to board a British RAF Spitfire fighter plane. Suddenly out of nowhere, he hears a fighter engine’s sound.

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