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Blasig, Arnulf

Date of birth:
December 30th, 1913 (Berlin/Brandenburg, Germany)
Date of death:
November 13th, 1998 (Herborn-Schönbach/Hesse, Germany)
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, German Reich)

Biography

Arnulf Blasig finally reached the rank of Major during the Second World War. After the war he served with the Bundeswehr until 31st MArch 1972 where he finally reached the rank of Oberst.

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Hauptmann (Flight Lieutenant)
Unit:
Kommandeur, IV.(Sturzkampf) Gruppe, Lehrgeschwader 1, Luftwaffe
Awarded on:
September 4th, 1941
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Hauptmann (Flight Lieutenant)
Unit:
1. Staffel, I. Gruppe, Sturzkampfgeschwader 5, Luftwaffe
Awarded on:
July 27th, 1942
Deutsches Kreuz in Gold

Sources

  • Photo 1: Mark C. Yerger
  • Photo: Mark C. Yerger archive
  • - 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
    - Die Träger des Ritterkreuzes des Eisernen Kreuzes 1939-1945

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