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Grasser, Hartmann

Date of birth:
August 23rd, 1914 (Graz/Steiermark, Austria)
Date of death:
June 2nd, 1986 (Cologne-Junkersdorf, Germany)
Nationality:
Austrian (1918-1938, Republic)

Biography

Hartmann Grasser achieved a total of 103 air victories in over 700 operational sorties of which 200 sorties were with a Messerschmitt Bf 110.

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
September 17th, 1939
Eisernes Kreuz 2. Klasse
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
July 7th, 1940
Eisernes Kreuz 1. Klasse
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberleutnant (Flying Officer)
Unit:
Flugzeugführer, II. Gruppe, Jagdgeschwader 51 "Mölders", Luftwaffe
Awarded on:
September 4th, 1941
Details:
313th Award.
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Hauptmann (Flight Lieutenant)
Unit:
II. Gruppe, Jagdgeschwader 51 "Mölders", Luftwaffe
Awarded on:
September 19th, 1942
Details:
Award 2/107.
Deutsches Kreuz in Gold
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Major (Squadron Leader)
Unit:
Kommandeur, II. Gruppe, Jagdgeschwader 51 "Mölders", Luftwaffe
Awarded on:
August 31st, 1943
Details:
288th Award.
Ritterkreuz mit Eichenlaub

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