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Buffa, Ernst

Date of birth:
February 14th, 1893 (Oppeln/Silesia, Germany)
Date of death:
September 19th, 1971 (Traben-Trarbach/Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany)
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, German Reich)

Biography

Ernst Buffa was in American captivity from 7th May 1945 until 5th June 1947.

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
January 11th, 1935
Ehrenkreuz für Frontkämpfer
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
October 2nd, 1936
Dienstauszeichnung der Wehrmacht 4.Klasse, 4 Jahre
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
October 2nd, 1936
Dienstauszeichnung der Wehrmacht  3.Klasse, 12 Jahre
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
October 2nd, 1936
Dienstauszeichnung der Wehrmacht  2. Klasse, 18 Jahre
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
September 1st, 1939
Medaille zur Erinnerung an den 13. März 1938
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
July 9th, 1940
Medaille zur Erinnerung an den 1. Oktober 1938
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
July 9th, 1940
Spange zur Medaille zur Erinnerung an den 1. Oktober 1938
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
May 19th, 1940
1939 Spange zum Eisernen Kreuzes 2er Klasse 1914
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
June 3rd, 1940
1939 Spange zum Eisernen Kreuzes 1er Klasse 1914
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Generalleutnant (Air Vice Marshall)
Unit:
Kommandeur, 12. Flak-Division, Luftwaffe
Awarded on:
November 9th, 1943
Deutsches Kreuz in Gold
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Generalleutnant (Air Vice Marshall)
Unit:
Kommandeur, 12. Flak-Division, Luftwaffe
Awarded on:
September 5th, 1944
Details:
1357th Award.
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes

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