Stolle, Bruno

Date of birth:
April 13th, 1915 (Münster/Westphalia, Germany)
Date of death:
January 22nd, 2004 (Rheinbach, Germany)
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, German Reich)

Biography

Flew a total of 271 sorties, achieving 35 aerial victories in the west (including 5 four-engined bombers).

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberleutnant (1st Lieutenant)
Unit:
Staffelkapitän 8. / Jagdgeschwader 2 "Richthofen"
Awarded on:
September 12th, 1941
Details:
Publication in ehrenliste der Luftwaffe was on 15th September 1941.
Luftwaffe Ehrenpokale für besondere Leistungen im Luftkrieg
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberleutnant (1st Lieutenant)
Unit:
Staffelkapitän 8. / Jagdgeschwader 2 "Richthofen"
Awarded on:
October 29th, 1942
Deutsches Kreuz in Gold
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Hauptmann (Captain)
Unit:
Staffelkapitän 8. / Jagdgeschwader 2 "Richthofen"
Awarded on:
March 17th, 1943
Action:
Awarded after 29 aerial victories.
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes

Sources

  • - OBERMAIER, E., Die Ritterkreuzträger der Luftwaffe, Hoffmann, 1989.
    - 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
    - Patzwall K.D., Der Ehrenpokal für besondere Leistung im Luftkrieg, Studien zur Geschichte der Auszeichnungen, Band 6, Verlag Klaus D. Patzwall, Norderstedt, 2008, ISBN 978-3-931533-08-3
    - Aces of the Luftwaffe