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Bonin, von, Eckart-Wilhelm

Date of birth:
November 14th, 1919 (Potsdam/Brandenburg, Germany)
Date of death:
January 11th, 1992 (Hamburg/Hamburg, Germany)
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, German Reich)

Biography

Eckart-Wilhelm von Bonin enyered the Luftwaffe in 1937 in dienst bij de Luftwaffe and reached the rank of Major as Kommandeur II. / Nachtjagd-Geschwader 1. In about 150 operational sorties he achieved a total of 37 victories.

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberleutnant (Flying Officer)
Unit:
Staffelkapitän
Awarded on:
April 28th, 1943
Details:
Mentioned in the Ehrenliste der Deutschen Luftwaffe on May 8th, 1943.
Luftwaffe Ehrenpokale für besondere Leistungen im Luftkrieg
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Hauptmann (Flight Lieutenant)
Unit:
6. Staffel, II. Gruppe, Nachtjagdgeschwader 1, Luftwaffe
Awarded on:
August 1st, 1943
Deutsches Kreuz in Gold
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Hauptmann (Flight Lieutenant)
Unit:
Kommandeur, Stab, II. Gruppe, Nachtjagdgeschwader 1, Luftwaffe
Awarded on:
February 5th, 1944
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes

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