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Frank, Rudolf

Date of birth:
August 19th, 1920 (Karlsruhe/Baden, Germany)
Date of death:
April 27th, 1944 (near Heeze, the Netherlands)
Buried on:
German War Cemetery Ysselsteyn
Plot: Z. Row: 6. Grave: 149.
Nationality:
German

Biography

Rudolf Frank was posthumously promoted to Leutnant.

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Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Unteroffizier
Unit:
Flugzeugführer
Awarded on:
August 9th, 1943
Details:
Date according to the Ehrenpokal, published in the Ehrenliste der Deutschen Luftwaffe on August 9th, 1943.
Luftwaffe Ehrenpokale für besondere Leistungen im Luftkrieg
Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Unteroffizier
Unit:
2. Staffel, I. Gruppe, Nachtjagdgeschwader 3, Luftwaffe
Awarded on:
October 17th, 1943
Deutsches Kreuz in Gold
Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberfeldwebel (Flight Sergeant)
Unit:
6. / Nachtjagdgeschwader 3
Awarded on:
January 14th, 1944
Frontflugspange für Nah-Nachtjäger in Gold
Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Feldwebel (Sergeant)
Unit:
Flugzeugführer, 2. Staffel, I. Gruppe, Nachtjagdgeschwader 3, Luftwaffe
Awarded on:
April 6th, 1944
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes
Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberfeldwebel (Flight Sergeant)
Unit:
Flugzeugführer, 2. Staffel, I. Gruppe, Nachtjagdgeschwader 3, Luftwaffe
Awarded on:
July 20th, 1944
Details:
531st Award.
Awarded posthumously.
Ritterkreuz mit Eichenlaub

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