Fri 11 Apr, 2008 03:23 am
Amateur archeologists dig up keys to WWII mystery
Pair track down pilot who likely shot down 'Little Prince' author
Rippert studied after WWII and became a (sport) journalist.
His older brother (aka Ivan Rebroff) was a very famous singer of Russian (folk) songs.
That above news had been reported in Germany four weeks ago already, after an interview in the 'Süddeutsche' with the diver
Motor of the plane, source see above
I hope some enterprising author writes a book about it.
The story is known since 2006 but only got headlines in Germany, when the pilote's famous brother died recently - and thus made it in the French headlines again (in mid-March), too.