REITSCH, HANNA: Hitler's Idols TV - Hanna Reitsch -
28,180. Germany’s most famous female pilot. (Nazis: Reitsch & Aircraft) Hitler’s Idols: Hanna Reitsch
28,181. The flight to the Bunker goes down in history. (Nazis: Reitsch & Aircraft) ibid.
28,182. She would test Hitler’s super-weapons. (Nazis: Reitsch & Aircraft) ibid.
28,183. Flight Captain – the first woman in history to hold the rank. (Nazis: Reitsch & Aircraft) ibid.
28,184. At the start of the War the German Air Force is the strongest in the world. (Nazis: Reitsch & Aircraft) ibid.
28,185. The first woman ever to be awarded the Iron Cross first class by Hitler personally. ibid.
28,186. And what have we now in Germany? A country of bankers and car-makers. Even our great army has gone soft. Soldiers wear beards and question orders. I am not ashamed to say I believed in National Socialism. I still wear the Iron Cross with diamonds Hitler gave me. But today in all of Germany you can’t find a single person who voted Adolf Hitler into power … Many Germans feel guilty about the war. But they don't explain the real guilt we share – that we lost. Hanna Reitsch, cited Ron Laytner, Jewish-American photo-journalist, viz The Deseret News 19 February 1981