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Ahrweiler, Jakob (Luftwaffe)

Date of birth:
April 11th, 1898
German (1933-1945, Third Reich)


W.B.K. Trier I
01.11.1939 Offz.z.b.V. of Fl.H.Kdtr. E Kastellaun
24.06.1940 Kdt. Fl.H.Kdtr. E 31/XII
00.09.1941 Hptm. and Kdt. Fl.H.Kdtr. E31/XII
11.05.1942 Kraftoffz. in Kraftfahrtechn.Schule d.Lw. Rudolstadt
01.07.1942 promoted to Major d.R. /Fl.
17.07.1942 assigned to Lg.Kdo. Moskau
26.08.1942 Kdt. of Fl.H.Kdtr. E 35/XI
22.12.1942 Kdt. of Fl.H.Kdtr. E 31/XII
08.11.1943-01.04.1944 Maj., Kdt. Fl.Pl.Kdo. A 15/XI Rye/Denmark
01.04.1944-30.11.1944 Maj., Kdt. Fl.H.Kdtr. E(v) 254/III
01.12.1944 Kdt. Fl.H.Kdtr. E(v) 203/VIII
01.01.1945 Maj., awarded DKiG, Kdt. of Fliegerhorst Luftgau-Kommando 15/XI
21.02.1945 Maj., Kdt. Fl.H. Breslau-Gandau and concurrently local Fliegerführer. 29.03.45 assigned to Koflug 2/VIII

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Second World War (1939-1945)
Major der Reserve (Squadron Leader of Reserves)
Kommandant, Fliegerhorst 15, Luftgau-Kommando XI, Luftwaffe
Awarded on:
January 1st, 1945
Deutsches Kreuz in Gold