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Müller, Karl (Kampfgeschwader 2)

Date of birth:
August 28th, 1913 (Sonneberg-Oberlind, Germany)
Date of death:
February 8th, 1943 (Near Sunderland, England)
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, Third Reich)

Biography

Flew a total of about 300 sorties on both the Western and Eastern fronts.

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberfeldwebel
Awarded on:
May 31st, 1941
Frontflugspange für Kampfflieger in Gold
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberfeldwebel
Unit:
1. / Kampfgeschwader 2
Awarded on:
June 17th, 1942
Deutsches Kreuz in Gold
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberfeldwebel
Unit:
Flugzeugführer 12. / Kampfgeschwader 2
Awarded on:
October 15th, 1942
Awarded after flying 280 sorties as a bomber pilot.
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes

Sources

  • - URBANKE, AXEL & KAISER, JOCHEN, Die Ritterkreuzträger der Kampfflieger, Luftfahrtverlag-Start, 2011.
    - 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
    - Vorläufiges Verleihungsurkunde Frontflugspange im Gold

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