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Kalden, Peter

Date of birth:
August 17th, 1923 (Wittenberge, Germany)
Date of death:
June 11th, 1996 (Friedrichsdorf, Germany)
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, Third Reich)

Biography

Flew a total of 538 sorties, in which he achieved 84 aerial victories in the East.

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Leutnant
Unit:
10./Jagdgeschwader 51
Awarded on:
January 1st, 1945
Deutsches Kreuz in Gold
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Leutnant (Pilot Officer)
Unit:
Flugzeugführer 13./JG 51 "Mölders"
Awarded on:
December 6th, 1944
Awarded after 64 aerial victories.
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes

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