Heute, Wilhelm

Date of birth:
May 11th, 1914 (Hamm/Wesphalia, Germany)
Date of death:
July 3rd, 1944 (Orne Estuary area, France)
Service number:
73551/54
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, German Reich)

Biography

Promotions:
December 1st, 1935: Gefreiter;
October 1st, 1936: Obergefreiter;
April 13th, 1937: Unteroffizier Anwärter;
June 1st, 1937: Unteroffizier;
April 1st, 1940: Feldwebel;
October 1st, 1940: Oberfeldwebel;
September 1st, 1941: Leutnant;
January 1st, 1943: Oberleutnant;
January 1st, 1944: Hauptmann.

Career:
December 1st, 1934: 3./ IV. M.A.A. Borkum;
June 22nd, 1935: Fliegerschule Warnemünde;
October 1st, 1935: 1. / Fliegerschule Warnemünde;
May 16th, 1936: 3. / Fliegerschule Warnemünde;
February 3rd, 1937: Fliegergruppe (See) Neumünster;
April 15th, 1937: 3. / Fliegerschule (See) Warnemünde;
October 1st, 1937: K.A. Staffel (F) 2/506, Dievenow;
July 1st, 1938: Flugzeugführer Schülerkompanie (See), Stettin;
June 1st, 1939: 3. Kompanie, Flugzeugführerschule, Ludwigslust;
August 20th, 1939: Flugzeugführer Schülerkompanie (See), Stettin;
September 11th, 1939: 3. / Flieger Ersatz-Bataillon 26, Camin;
November 3rd, 1939: Küstenfliegergruppe 1/606;
December 11th, 1940: Küstenfliegergruppe 1/806;
March 1st, 1940: Schüler Kompanie, Blindflugschule 1;
March 31st, 1940: Küstenfliegergruppe 1/806;
July 23rd, 1941: Kampfgruppe 806;
April 22nd, 1942: IV. / Kampfgeschwader 54;
July 7th, 1943 - July 3rd, 1944: III. / Kampfgeschwader 54.

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Unteroffizier
Unit:
3. Kompanie, Flugzeugführerschule Ludwigslust, Luftwaffe
Awarded on:
June 23rd, 1939
Flugzeugführerabzeichen
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Feldwebel (Sergeant)
Unit:
1. Staffel, Küstenfliegergruppe 606, Luftwaffe
Awarded on:
June 18th, 1940
Eisernes Kreuz 2. Klasse
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
September 23rd, 1940
Eisernes Kreuz 1. Klasse
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberfeldwebel (Flight Sergeant)
Unit:
1. Staffel, Küstenfliegergruppe 806, Luftwaffe
Awarded on:
April 20th, 1941
Frontflugspange für Kampfflieger in Silber
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberfeldwebel (Flight Sergeant)
Unit:
1. Staffel, Küstenfliegergruppe 806, Luftwaffe
Awarded on:
May 28th, 1941
Frontflugspange für Kampfflieger in Gold
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberfeldwebel (Flight Sergeant)
Unit:
Flugzeugführer, Kampfgruppe 806, Luftwaffe
Awarded on:
November 3rd, 1941
Luftwaffe Ehrenpokale für besondere Leistungen im Luftkrieg
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Leutnant (Pilot Officer)
Unit:
1. Staffel, Kampfgruppe 806, Luftwaffe
Awarded on:
March 6th, 1942
Deutsches Kreuz in Gold
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberleutnant (Flying Officer)
Unit:
Staffelkapitän, III. Gruppe, Kampfgeschwader 54, Luftwaffe
Awarded on:
February 5th, 1944
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes

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