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Hirschfeld, Ernst-Erich

Date of birth:
August 25th, 1918 (Breslau/Silesia, Germany)
Date of death:
July 28th, 1944 (Garring (near Erfurt)/Thuringia, Germany)
Nationality:
German

Biography

Ernst-Erich Hirschfeld was killed in action on July 28th, 1944. At that moment he served as Staffelführer.

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Leutnant (Pilot Officer)
Unit:
Flugzeugführer
Awarded on:
May 15th, 1944
Luftwaffe Ehrenpokale für besondere Leistungen im Luftkrieg
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberleutnant (Flying Officer)
Unit:
6. Staffel, II. Gruppe, Jagdgeschwader 300, Luftwaffe
Awarded on:
September 10th, 1944
Deutsches Kreuz in Gold
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberleutnant (Flying Officer)
Unit:
Flugzeugführer, 5. Staffel, II. Gruppe, Jagdgeschwader 300, Luftwaffe
Awarded on:
October 24th, 1944
Details:
Awarded posthumously.
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes

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