Taken at the Imperial War Museum, the left tail fin of the Bf 110G flown by top scoring night-fighter ace (121 victories) Heinz-Wolfgang Schnaufer.
Just above the roof can be seen a Ju-52 tour plane overflying the hotel at the Wartburg Castle in Eisenach.
And no, my family had nothing to do with the construction and maintenance of Wartburg Castle bei Einsenach. Probably my ancestors lived near Eisenach and decided to use the name as they moved on.
The Wartburg Castle is now a shrine to Martin Luthur who hid there after nailing unflattering remarks about the Vatican to a church door.
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