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Lücke, Max-Hermann

Date of birth:
June 2nd, 1920 (Scharfoldendorf-Holzminden/Braunschweig, Germany)
Date of death:
November 8th, 1943 (Soviet Union)
Nationality:
German

Biography

Max-Hermann Lücke died on November 8th, 1943 of wounds he had received near Mosyr, Soviet Union on October 23rd, 1943.

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Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberleutnant (1st Lieutenant)
Unit:
III. / Jagdgeschwader 51
Awarded on:
August 16th, 1943
Deutsches Kreuz in Gold
Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberleutnant (1st Lieutenant)
Unit:
Flugzeugführer 9. / Jagdgeschwader 51 "Mölders"
Awarded on:
April 6th, 1944
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes
Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
July 1st, 1943
Luftwaffe Ehrenpokale für besondere Leistungen im Luftkrieg

Sources

  • - Die Ordensträger der Deutschen Wehrmacht (CD), VMD-Verlag GmbH, Osnabrück, 2002
    - Fellgiebel W.P., Elite of the Third Reich, The recipients of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross 1939-1945: A Reference, Helion & Company Limited, Solihull, 2003, ISBN 1-874622-46-9
    - Patzwall K., Scherzer V., Das Deutsche Kreuz 1941-1945, Geschichte und Inhaber Band II, Verlag Klaus D. Patzwall, Norderstedt, 2001, ISBN 3-931533-45-X
    - Die Träger des Ritterkreuzes des Eisernen Kreuzes 1939-1945