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Adolph, Walter

Date of birth:
June 11th, 1913 (Fontanelle/Bacau, Romenia)
Date of death:
September 18th, 1941 (Blankenbergen, Belgium)
Buried on:
German War Cemetery Lommel
Plot: 38. Grave: 459.
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, Third Reich)

Biography

Walter Adolph flew a total of 79 sorties during WWII. In this time he reached a total of 28 confirmed aerial victories. He also shot down 1 aircraft during the Spanish Civil War.

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
October 26th, 1940
Luftwaffe Ehrenpokale für besondere Leistungen im Luftkrieg
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Hauptmann (Flight Lieutenant)
Unit:
Kommandeur, II. Gruppe, Jagdgeschwader 26 "Schlageter", Luftwaffe
Awarded on:
November 13th, 1940
Awarded after 15 aerial victories.
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes

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