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Ettel, Wolf-Udo

Date of birth:
February 26th, 1921 (Hamburg, Germany)
Date of death:
July 17th, 1943 (Lentini-Catania/Sicily, Italy)
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, German Reich)

Biography

Wolf-Udo Ettel achieved 124 victories in over 250 operational sorties.

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Leutnant (Pilot Officer)
Unit:
4. Staffel, II. Gruppe, Jagdgeschwader 3 "Udet", Luftwaffe
Awarded on:
December 23rd, 1942
Details:
Award 4/144.
Deutsches Kreuz in Gold
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Leutnant (Pilot Officer)
Unit:
Staffelführer, 4. Staffel, II. Gruppe, Jagdgeschwader 3 "Udet", Luftwaffe
Awarded on:
June 1st, 1943
Details:
841st Award.
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
June 25th, 1943
Luftwaffe Ehrenpokale für besondere Leistungen im Luftkrieg
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberleutnant (Flying Officer)
Unit:
Staffelkapitän, 8. Staffel, III. Gruppe, Jagdgeschwader 27, Luftwaffe
Awarded on:
August 31st, 1943
Details:
289th Award. Awarded posthumously.
Ritterkreuz mit Eichenlaub

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