This story is purported to be true; I cannot account for that.

Following the Second World War a Dutch fighter pilot with the RAF was being interviewed live on the radio.

When asked about one of his most memorable sorties, the pilot went on to recount;

The Fokker Wulf

“Ve vas on patrol over the Channel, three ov us, ven we were jumped by six fokkers that came out of the sun.”

The story continued and the announcer explained at the end that the Fokker was a German fighter of renown ability.

That was when the pilot corrected him…

“No, no, dees fokkers vas Messerschmitts…”