WWII dogfight. American and Luftwaffe pilot parachute onto the Sahara. To evade Nazi capture he assumes the dead German’s identity. Disfigured – surgery brings resemblance to the German whose family believes he is him. Falling in love with a fraulein he decides not to return to his American bride. A chance encounter with her reveals he has a son. He is faced with a heart-wrenching decision.