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Modrow, Ernst-Wilhelm

Date of birth:
May 5th, 1908 (Stettin, Germany)
Date of death:
September 10th, 1990 (Kiel, Germany)
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, Third Reich)

Biography

Flew a total of 109 sorties as a night fighter pilot, during which he achieved 33 night victories.

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Hauptmann (Flight Lieutenant)
Unit:
Staffelkapitän, 1. Staffel, I. Gruppe, Nachtjagdgeschwader 1, Luftwaffe
Awarded on:
August 19th, 1944
Awarded after reaching 25 night victories.
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Hauptmann (Flight Lieutenant)
Unit:
1. Staffel, I. Gruppe, Nachtjagdgeschwader 1, Luftwaffe
Awarded on:
July 10th, 1944
Date of awarding mentioned in the BW-Personalakte.
Deutsches Kreuz in Gold

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