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Jensen, Karl

Date of birth:
January 8th, 1915 (Flensburg/Schleswig-Holstein, Germany)
Date of death:
July 14th, 1943 (Catania/Sicily, Italy)
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, Third Reich)

Biography

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Feldwebel (Sergeant)
Unit:
Bordfunker
Awarded on:
September 1st, 1942
Published in the Ehrenliste der Deutschen Luftwaffe on September 7th, 1942.
Luftwaffe Ehrenpokale für besondere Leistungen im Luftkrieg
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
March 22nd, 1942
Frontflugspange für Kampfflieger in Gold
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
February 9th, 1943
Frontflugspange für Kampfflieger in Gold mit Anhänger
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Feldwebel (Sergeant)
Unit:
4. Staffel, II. Gruppe, Kampfgeschwader 76, Luftwaffe
Awarded on:
February 19th, 1943
According to his Wehrpass, the awarding date should be March 15th 1943. Possibly this was the date the decoration was actually given to him.
Deutsches Kreuz in Gold

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