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Bär, Heinrich "Pritzel" "Heinz"

Date of birth:
March 25th, 1913 (Sommerfeld/Saxony, Germany)
Date of death:
April 28th, 1957 (Braunschweig/Lower Saxony, Germany)
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, German Reich)

Biography

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Unit:
Flugzeugführer I./Jagdgeschwader 51
Awarded on:
September 29th, 1939
Eisernes Kreuz 2. Klasse
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Unit:
Flugzeugführer I./Jagdgeschwader 51
Awarded on:
July 6th, 1940
Eisernes Kreuz 1. Klasse
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Leutnant (Pilot Officer)
Unit:
Flugzeugführer, 1. Staffel, I. Gruppe, Jagdgeschwader 51, Luftwaffe
Awarded on:
July 2nd, 1941
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Leutnant (Pilot Officer)
Unit:
Flugzeugführer, 1. Staffel, I. Gruppe, Jagdgeschwader 51, Luftwaffe
Awarded on:
August 14th, 1941
Details:
31st Award
Ritterkreuz mit Eichenlaub
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Hauptmann (Flight Lieutenant)
Unit:
Staffelkapitän, 1. Staffel, I. Gruppe, Jagdgeschwader 51 "Mölders", Luftwaffe
Awarded on:
February 16th, 1942
Details:
7th Award
Ritterkreuz mit Eichenlaub und Schwertern
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Hauptmann
Unit:
Gruppenkommandeur I./Jagdgeschwader 77 "Herz Ass"
Awarded on:
May 12th, 1942
Wehrmachtbericht
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Hauptmann
Unit:
Gruppenkommandeur I./Jagdgeschwader 77 "Herz Ass"
Awarded on:
May 20th, 1942
Wehrmachtbericht
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Hauptmann (Flight Lieutenant)
Unit:
Gruppenkommandeur, I. Gruppe, Jagdgeschwader 77, Luftwaffe
Awarded on:
May 27th, 1942
Deutsches Kreuz in Gold
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Hauptmann
Unit:
Gruppenkommandeur I./Jagdgeschwader 77 "Herz Ass"
Awarded on:
June 1st, 1942
Luftwaffe Ehrenpokale für besondere Leistungen im Luftkrieg
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Details:
Received with the number "1000".
Frontflugspange für Jäger in Gold mit anhänger und einzatszahl

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