Bauer, Gerhard

Date of birth:
August 26th, 1916 (Jena/Thüringia, Germany)
Date of death:
April 17th, 1945 (Kukau/Saxony, Germany)
Buried on:
German War Graves Kamenz
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, German Reich)

Biography

Gerhard Bauer was killed in action near Kukau on April 17th, 1945. At that moment he was Staffelführer with the rank of Leutnant.

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Feldwebel (Sergeant)
Unit:
Flugzeugführer
Awarded on:
April 2nd, 1942
Luftwaffe Ehrenpokale für besondere Leistungen im Luftkrieg
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Feldwebel (Sergeant)
Unit:
8. Staffel, III. Gruppe, Sturzkampfgeschwader 77, Luftwaffe
Awarded on:
August 21st, 1942
Deutsches Kreuz in Gold
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberfeldwebel (Flight Sergeant)
Unit:
Flugzeugführer, 8.Staffel, III. Gruppe, Schlachtgeschwader 77, Luftwaffe
Awarded on:
February 29th, 1944
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes

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