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Belser, Helmut

Date of birth:
December 23rd, 1915 (Stuttgart/Württemberg, Germany)
Date of death:
June 19th, 1942 (Castel-Benito/Tripoli, Libia)
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, Third Reich)

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
September 29th, 1941
Eisernes Kreuz 1. Klasse
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
May 11th, 1942
Luftwaffe Ehrenpokale für besondere Leistungen im Luftkrieg
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Hauptmann (Flight Lieutenant)
Unit:
8. Staffel, III. Gruppe, Jagdgeschwader 53, Luftwaffe
Awarded on:
August 4th, 1942
Deutsches Kreuz in Gold
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Hauptmann (Flight Lieutenant)
Unit:
Staffelkapitän, 3. Staffel, I. Gruppe, Jagdgeschwader 53, Luftwaffe
Awarded on:
September 6th, 1942
Awarded in recognition of his 36 aerial victories (including 24 in the West).
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes

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