Oberstleutnant Josef "Pips" Priller
Availability: BEING RETIRED
Priller is perhaps most famous for flying his Fw190 on a single strafing run of Sword Beach" on D.Day as seen in the epic "The Longest Day". "Pips" Priller, during WW2, flew over 1,300 combat missions and shot down 101 Allied aircraft... including 68 Spitfires! This is the highest of any Lufwaffe ace's tally for this particular aircraft. "