Beyer, Franz (Jagdgeschwader 3)
- Date of birth:
- April 22nd, 1918 (Berlin-Grunewald/Brandenburg, Germany)
- Date of death:
- February 11th, 1944 (north of Arixhe, Belgium)
- German (1933-1945, Third Reich)
Franz Beyer was killed in action on February 11th, 1944. At that moment he served as Kommandeur IV. / Jagdgeschwader 3 with the rank of Major.
In total he achieved 81 aerial victories (including 70 in Russia) and destroyed at least another 10 aircraft on the ground.
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