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Mink, Wilhelm

Date of birth:
April 29th, 1912 (Cologne-Nippes/Rhineprovince, Germany)
Date of death:
March 12th, 1945 (Hadersleben/Northern-Schleswick, Danmark)
Buried on:
German War Graves Flensburg
Plot: 29. Grave: 157.
Nationality:
German

Biography

Wilhelm Mink was killed on March 12th, 1945 after he was shot down over Hadersleben, Northern-Schleswick, Danmark. At that moment he operated with 1.(Erg.) / Jagdgeschwader 1.

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Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Feldwebel (Sergeant)
Unit:
Flugzeugführer Jagdgeschwader
Awarded on:
September 30th, 1941
Luftwaffe Ehrenpokale für besondere Leistungen im Luftkrieg
Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Feldwebel (Sergeant)
Unit:
5. / Jagdgeschwader 51
Awarded on:
February 4th, 1942
Deutsches Kreuz in Gold
Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberfeldwebel (Flight Sergeant)
Unit:
Flugzeugführer 5. / Jagdgeschwader 51 "Mölders"
Awarded on:
March 19th, 1942
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes

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