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Geismann, Johannes "Hans"

Date of birth:
June 20th, 1920 (Hattingen an der Ruhr/Westphalia, Germany)
Date of death:
August 5th, 1994 (Aurich/Lowersaxony, Germany)
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, German Reich)

Biography

Hans Geismann finally reached the rank of Hauptmann. After the Second World War he served with the Bundeswehr and finally reached the rank of Oberst.

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Leutnant (Pilot Officer)
Unit:
Flugzeugführer
Awarded on:
August 10th, 1942
Luftwaffe Ehrenpokale für besondere Leistungen im Luftkrieg
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Leutnant (Pilot Officer)
Unit:
1. Staffel, Küstenfliegergruppe 606, Luftwaffe
Awarded on:
October 27th, 1942
Deutsches Kreuz in Gold
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Leutnant (Pilot Officer)
Unit:
Flugzeugführer, 1. Staffel, I. Gruppe, Kampfgeschwader 77, Luftwaffe
Awarded on:
December 21st, 1942
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes

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