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Scholz, Günther (Jagdgeschwader 5)

    Date of birth:
    December 8th, 1911
    Nationality:
    German (1933-1945, Third Reich)

    Biography

    Promotions:
    ?: Leutnant;
    ?: Oberleutnant;
    ?: Hauptmann;
    April 1st, 1943: Major;
    May 1st, 1944: Oberstleutnant;
    ?: Oberst.

    Career:
    ?: Condor Legion;
    ?: I. / Jagdgeschwader 1;
    July 15th, 1939: 1. / Jagdgeschwader 21;
    May 20th, 1940: Staffelkapitän 1. / Jagdgeschwader 21;
    June 26th, 1940: Staffelkapitän 7. / Jagdgeschwader 54;
    September 6th, 1940 - November 4th, 1940: m.f.B. III. / Jagdgeschwader 54;
    November 4th, 1940: Staffelkapitän 7. / Jagdgeschwader 54;
    January 1942 - March 21st, 1942: Kommandeur IV. / Jagdgeschwader 1;
    March 21st, 1942 - June 1943: Kommandeur III. / Jagdgeschwader 5;
    June 1943 - May 1944: Kommodore Jagdgeschwader 5;
    February 1945 - May 8th, 1945: Jagdfliegrführer Norwegen.

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    Period:
    Second World War (1939-1945)
    Rank:
    Hauptmann (Flight Lieutenant)
    Unit:
    III. / Jagdgeschwader 5
    Awarded on:
    September 8th, 1942
    Deutsches Kreuz in Gold

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