Rödel, Gustav-Siegfried

Date of birth:
October 24th, 1915 (Merseburg/Saxony-Anhalt, Germany)
Date of death:
February 6th, 1995 (Bonn/North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany)
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, German Reich)

Biography

Gustav-Siegfried Rödel shot down 98 enemy planes in 980 operational flights.

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
September 17th, 1939
Eisernes Kreuz 2. Klasse
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
June 19th, 1940
Eisernes Kreuz 1. Klasse
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
December 14th, 1940
Luftwaffe Ehrenpokale für besondere Leistungen im Luftkrieg
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberleutnant (Lieutenant)
Unit:
Staffelkapitän 4. / Jagdgeschwader 27
Awarded on:
June 24th, 1941
Details:
214th Award
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberleutnant
Unit:
II. / Jagdgeschwader 27
Awarded on:
July 16th, 1942
Details:
Award 1/77
Deutsches Kreuz in Gold
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Major
Unit:
Geschwaderkommodore Jagdgeschwader 27
Awarded on:
June 20th, 1943
Details:
255th Award
Ritterkreuz mit Eichenlaub

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