Weigel, Rudolf

Date of birth:
May 10th, 1913 (Ludwigshafen/Baden, Germany)
Date of death:
April 18th, 1945 (Wriezen/Brandenburg, Germany)
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, German Reich)

Biography

Flew a total of about 500 sorties with the Ju 87.

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Stabsfeldwebel
Unit:
7. Staffel, III. Gruppe, Sturzkampfgeschwader 77, Luftwaffe
Awarded on:
October 15th, 1941
Details:
Name written in Patzwall / Scherzer as Brunhold
Deutsches Kreuz in Gold
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Stabsfeldwebel
Unit:
Flugzeugführer, 7. Staffel, III. Gruppe, Sturzkampfgeschwader 77, Luftwaffe
Awarded on:
April 27th, 1942
Action:
Awarded after the completion of 271 sorties (of which 169 were in Russia), as well as his materiel successes that included one destroyer and one transport ship near Dunkirk.
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes

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