Bülow-Bothkamp, von, Harry

Date of birth:
November 19th, 1897 (Bothkamp-Plön/Schleswig-Holstein, Germany)
Date of death:
February 27th, 1976 (Kirchbarbkau, Germany)
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, German Reich)

Biography

Harry was one of the few to become an ace in both world wars. After 6 victories in world war 1 he went on to score 12 more in the second world war.

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberstleutnant der Reserve (Wing Commander)
Unit:
Kommodore, Jagdgeschwader 2 "Richthofen", Luftwaffe
Awarded on:
August 22nd, 1940
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes
Period:
First World War (1914-1918)
Awarded on:
June 23rd, 1916
Eisernes Kreuz 2.Klasse (1914)
Period:
First World War (1914-1918)
Awarded on:
May 30th, 1917
Eisernes Kreuz 1.Klasse (1914)
Period:
First World War (1914-1918)
Awarded on:
May 9th, 1917
Königlich Sächsischer Albrechtsorden
Period:
First World War (1914-1918)
Awarded on:
October 9th, 1918
Königlicher Preussischer Hausorden von Hohenzollern
Awarded on:
February 4th, 1935
Flugzeugführerabzeichen
Awarded on:
October 2nd, 1936
Dienstauszeichnung der Wehrmacht 4.Klasse, 4 Jahre

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