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Süß, Ernst

Date of birth:
August 31st, 1912 (Possessern-Angerburg/Easternprussia, Germany)
Date of death:
December 20th, 1943 (Wardenburg/Oldenburg, Germany)
Nationality:
German

Biography

Ernst Süß was killed on 20th December 1943 as Staffelführer 9. / Jagdgeschwader 52 and was posthumously promoted to Oberleutnant.

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Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberfeldwebel
Unit:
Flugzeugführer 9. / Jagdgeschwader 52
Awarded on:
May 4th, 1942
Luftwaffe Ehrenpokale für besondere Leistungen im Luftkrieg
Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberfeldwebel
Unit:
Flugzeugführer 9. / Jagdgeschwader 52
Awarded on:
July 2nd, 1942
Deutsches Kreuz in Gold
Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberfeldwebel
Unit:
Flugzeugführer 9. / Jagdgeschwader 52
Awarded on:
September 4th, 1942
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes

Sources

  • Photo 1: Norbert Beyerlein
  • Photo: Norbert Beyerlein sammlung
  • - 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., Hauptmann Ernst-Siegfried Steen - Ritterkreuzträger im "Goldenen Buch der Flieger", pagina 217-225, Militaria magazine 6/2008, November-Dezember 2008, 31.Jahrgang, Verlag Klaus D. Patzwall, Norderstedt, ISSN 0724-3529
    - Die Träger des Ritterkreuzes des Eisernen Kreuzes 1939-1945

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