- Second World War (1939-1945)
- Oberleutnant (Flying Officer)
- Flugzeugführer I. (K)/Lehrgeschwader 1
- Awarded on:
- March 24th, 1943
The following newspaper article (dated 12.04.1943) describes why Stamp received the Knight’s Cross…
“Oberleutnant Stamp has sunk 35000 GRT worth of enemy shipping whilst serving as a bomber pilot.”
By this time Stamp had flown over 200 sorties. His successes against shipping were achieved mostly in the Mediterranean, where he also claimed a destroyer sunk as well as three cruisers damaged by this time.