- Second World War (1939-1945)
- Hauptmann (Flight Lieutenant)
- m.d.F.b. III. / Kampfgeschwader 77
- Awarded on:
- September 5th, 1944
Awarded for his successes as a pilot since the beginning of the war on all fronts, including Poland, Norway, the English Channel, the Mediterranean, the southern sector of the Eastern front, Italy and Normandy.