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Fassong, von, Horst-Günther

Date of birth:
April 27th, 1919 (Kassel/Hesse, Germany)
Date of death:
January 1st, 1945 (near Maastricht, the Netherlands)
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, Third Reich)

Biography

Achieved a probable total of 136 aerial victories during WWII, most of these in the East.

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberleutnant (Flying Officer)
Unit:
10. Staffel, IV. Gruppe, Jagdgeschwader 51 "Mölders", Luftwaffe
Awarded on:
October 17th, 1943
Deutsches Kreuz in Gold
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Hauptmann (Flight Lieutenant)
Unit:
Kommandeur, III. Gruppe, Jagdgeschwader 11, Luftwaffe
Awarded on:
July 27th, 1944
Awarded after about 100 aerial victories.
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes

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