General Ludwig Crüwell, General der Panzertruppe [Commander of the Africa Korps] was captured on the 29 May 1942. There are two versions of how he ended up in captivity: 1. The aeroplane in which he was travelling was shot down; and 2. The pilot of the aeroplane in which he was travelling, mistaking British Lines for Italian Lines, landed in the wrong place. The aeroplane was an Fi 156 Fiesler Storch reconnaissance aeroplane. The Official version is: * The only consistent story that is apparent from my reading so far is that the pilot was killed and General Crüwell was taken PoW. What really happened?