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Findeisen, Herbert

Date of birth:
July 11th, 1913 (Crimmitschau/Saxony, Germany)
Date of death:
May 11th, 1963 (Heide/Schleswig-Holstein, Germany)
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, German Reich)

Biography

Herbert Findeisen promoted to Hauptmann on APril 1st 1942.
Was part of the 1 / Nahaufklärungsgruppe 4 from May 30th 1943 until July 15th 1943, of 2 / Nahaufklärungsgruppe 4 between August 2nd 1943 and February 18th 1944 and was Gruppen Kommandeur with II / Jagdgeschwader 54 from February 1945 until May 1945.
He achieved a total of 67 victory's, all on the Eastern Front, of which 30 between May 1943 and February 1944.

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Hauptmann (Flight Lieutenant)
Unit:
2. Staffel, Nahaufklärungsgruppe 4, Luftwaffe
Awarded on:
November 26th, 1943
Deutsches Kreuz in Gold
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Hauptmann (Flight Lieutenant)
Unit:
Flugzeugführe und Beobachter, 2. Staffel, Nahaufklärungsgruppe 4, Luftwaffe
Awarded on:
February 29th, 1944
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes

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