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Hoffmann, Heinrich

Date of birth:
March 8th, 1913 (Worms/Hesse, Germany)
Date of death:
October 3rd, 1941 (Shatalowka Airfield, Soviet Union)
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, German Reich)

Biography

Heinrich Hoffmann achieved 63 victories in 261 operational sorties.

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
July 10th, 1941
Eisernes Kreuz 2. Klasse
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
July 28th, 1941
Eisernes Kreuz 1. Klasse
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberfeldwebel der Reserve (Fligh Sergeant of Reserves)
Unit:
Flugzeugführer, 12. Staffel, IV. Gruppe, Jagdgeschwader 51 "Mölders", Luftwaffe
Awarded on:
August 12th, 1941
Details:
279th Award.
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberfeldwebel der Reserve (Fligh Sergeant of Reserves)
Unit:
Flugzeugführer, 12. Staffel, IV. Gruppe, Jagdgeschwader 51 "Mölders", Luftwaffe
Awarded on:
October 19th, 1941
Details:
36th Award.
Ritterkreuz mit Eichenlaub

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