- Second World War (1939-1945)
- Oberleutnant (Flying Officer)
- 3./Kampfgeschwader 4 "General Wever"
- Awarded on:
- November 16th, 1942
Awarded for contributing to his Gruppe’s successes as an observer over the course of over 300 bomber sorties, which were flown in the western, eastern and Mediterranean theatres.