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Balthasar, Wilhelm

Date of birth:
February 2nd, 1914 (Fulda/Hesse, Germany)
Date of death:
July 3rd, 1941 (Aire/Ardennes, France)
Buried on:
German War Cemetery Illies
Row: 2. Grave: 78.
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, German Reich)

Biography

Wilhelm Balthasar was posthumously promoted to Major.

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
September 20th, 1939
Eisernes Kreuz 2. Klasse
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Hauptmann (Flight Lieutenant)
Unit:
Staffelkapitän, 7. Staffel, III. Gruppe, Jagdgeschwader 27, Luftwaffe
Awarded on:
June 14th, 1940
Details:
62nd Award.
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Hauptmann (Flight Lieutenant)
Unit:
Kommodore, Jagdgeschwader 2 "Richthofen", Luftwaffe
Awarded on:
July 2nd, 1941
Details:
17th Award.
Ritterkreuz mit Eichenlaub
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
July 2nd, 1941
Wehrmachtbericht
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
July 10th, 1941
Wehrmachtbericht

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