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Broich, Peter

Date of birth:
May 22nd, 1914 (Altenrath/Rhineprovince, Germany)
Date of death:
September 21st, 1995 (Neunkirchen-Seelscheid/North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany)
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, Third Reich)

Biography

Peter Broich finally reached the rank of Oberleutnant.

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberfeldwebel (Flight Sergeant)
Unit:
Flugzeugführer, 2. Staffel, I. Gruppe, Kampfgeschwader 2, Luftwaffe
Awarded on:
January 19th, 1942
Deutsches Kreuz in Gold
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberfeldwebel
Unit:
Flugzeugführer 2. / Kampfgeschwader 2
Awarded on:
June 15th, 1942
Luftwaffe Ehrenpokale für besondere Leistungen im Luftkrieg
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberfeldwebel (Flight Sergeant)
Unit:
Flugzeugführer, 2. Staffel, I. Gruppe, Kampfgeschwader 2, Luftwaffe
Awarded on:
September 24th, 1942
Awarded for his successes as a bomber pilot over the course of 235 sorties (including 22 during the Battle of France, 38 during the Battle of Britain, 30+ in the Balkans, 111 over the central sector of the Eastern front and 32 against England in 1942).
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes

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