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Schmidt, Rudolf (Kampfgeschwader 26)

Date of birth:
March 15th, 1914 (Plauen/Saxony, Germany)
Date of death:
February 23rd, 2000 (Esslingen/Baden-Württemberg, Germany)
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, German Reich)

Biography

Rudolf Schmidt reached the rank of Major.

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberleutnant (Flying Officer)
Unit:
6. / Kampfgeschwader 26
Awarded on:
August 13th, 1942
Deutsches Kreuz in Gold
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Hauptmann (Flight Lieutenant)
Unit:
Kommandeur II. / Kampfgeschwader 26
Awarded on:
March 28th, 1945
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes

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