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Bormann, Ernst

Date of birth:
November 5th, 1897 (Kirchbrak/Brunswick, Germany)
Date of death:
August 1st, 1960 (Düsseldorf/North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany)
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, German Reich)

Biography

Dr. Ing. Ernst Bormann was a Prisoner of War with the Soviets from 10th May 1945 until 9th October 1955.

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
September 22nd, 1939
Details:
Had already received the Iron Cross 2nd Class on 24th July 1916.
1939 Spange zum Eisernen Kreuzes 2er Klasse 1914
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
October 10th, 1939
Details:
Had already received the Iron Cross 1st Class on 18th August 1918.
1939 Spange zum Eisernen Kreuzes 1er Klasse 1914
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
September 15th, 1941
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberstleutnant (Wing Commander)
Unit:
Kommodore, Kampfgeschwader 76, Luftwaffe
Awarded on:
October 5th, 1941
Details:
342nd Award.
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberst (Group Captain)
Unit:
Kommandeur, "Gefechtsverband Bormann" (verstärktes Kampfgeschwader 76), Luftwaffe
Awarded on:
September 3rd, 1942
Details:
119th Award.
Ritterkreuz mit Eichenlaub

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