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Amelung, Heinz-Günther

Date of birth:
April 9th, 1917 (Magdeburg/Saxony-Anhalt, Germany)
Date of death:
December 26th, 1964 (Munich, Germany)
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, Third Reich)

Biography

Heinz-Günther Amelung flew a total of 320 sorties with the Ju 87 during WWII.

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
September 28th, 1939
Eisernes Kreuz 2. Klasse
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberleutnant (Flying Officer)
Unit:
II. Gruppe, Sturzkampfgeschwader 77, Luftwaffe
Awarded on:
November 24th, 1941
Deutsches Kreuz in Gold
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Hauptmann (Flight Lieutenant)
Unit:
Staffelkapitän, 5. Staffel, II. Gruppe, Sturzkampfgeschwader 77, Luftwaffe
Awarded on:
July 15th, 1942
Awarded after flying about 300 sorties with the Ju 87.
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes

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