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- Date of birth:
- December 15th, 1917 (Erlbach/Saxony, Germany)
- Date of death:
- May 27th, 1978 (Bernsdorf/Saxony, Germany)
- German (1933-1945, Third Reich)
During WWII Heinz Edhofer would fly a total of over 700 ground attack sorties, most of these with the Ju 87. He would ultimately be credited with 1 aerial victory as well as 84 tanks destroyed with bombs and cannon (Ju 87G-1).
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- OBERMAIER, ERNST, Die Ritterkreuzträger der Luftwaffe, Verlag Dieter Hoffmann, Mainz, 1976.
- PATZWALL, K. & SCHERZER, V., Das Deutsche Kreuz 1941-1945, Verlag Klaus D. Patzwall, Norderstedt, 2001.
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- Die Ordensträger der Deutschen Wehrmacht (CD), VMD-Verlag GmbH, Osnabrück, 2002
- Die Träger des Ritterkreuzes des Eisernen Kreuzes 1939-1945