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Frontflugspange für Kampfflieger in Bronze

This medal, instituted January 30th, 1941 as "Frontflugspange für Kampf- und Sturzkampfflieger in Bronze" or Clasp in bronze for frontline service of fighterpilots and divebomberpilots, could be awarded after completion of 20 operational sorties.
The medal takes the form of a bronze coloured brooch made of tombak – a copper/zinc alloy – depicting a downwards pointing, winged bomb made of oxydized silver.

Grid List
NameDate of birthDate of deathAwards
Rummler, Hans   
Ruthardt, Heinrich   
Röhrl, Max28-07-192104-03-2012more 
Riss, Anton  more 
Riecks, Walter Adolf Albert21-09-191703-06-1973more 
Richter, Heinrich00-00-191200-00-1972more 
Reussner, Rudolf10-01-191818-12-1987more 
Reif, Hans29-03-1913 more 
Rabien, Hermann (Kampfgeschwader 51 "Edelweiss")06-12-1911  
Rickels, Paul