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Fiebig, Martin

Date of birth:
May 7th, 1891 (Rösnitz/Upper-Silesia, Germany)
Date of death:
October 23rd, 1947 (Belgrade, Rumania)
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, German Reich)

Biography

Martin Fiebig was sentenced to death and executed in Belgrade. He reached the rank of General der Flieger with the function of Befehlshaber Luftwaffenkommando Süd.

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
September 18th, 1939
1939 Spange zum Eisernen Kreuzes 2er Klasse 1914
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
May 3rd, 1940
1939 Spange zum Eisernen Kreuzes 1er Klasse 1914
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberst (Group Captain)
Unit:
Kommodore, Kampfgeschwader 4, Luftwaffe
Awarded on:
May 8th, 1940
Details:
9th Award.
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Generalleutnant (Air Vice Marshall)
Unit:
Nahkampfführer II, VIII. Fliegerkorps, Luftwaffe
Awarded on:
May 4th, 1942
Details:
Award 1/51.
Deutsches Kreuz in Gold
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Generalleutnant (Major-general)
Unit:
Kommandierender General, VIII. Fliegerkorps, Luftwaffe
Awarded on:
December 23rd, 1942
Details:
168th Award.
Ritterkreuz mit Eichenlaub

Sources

  • - FELLGIEBEL, W.P., Elite of theThird Reich, Helion & Company Limited, Solihull, 2003.
    - Die Ordensträger der Deutschen Wehrmacht (CD), VMD-Verlag GmbH, Osnabrück, 2002
    - Kwasny A., Kwasny G., Die Eichenlaubträger 1940-1945 (CD), Deutsches Wehrkundearchiv, Lage-Waddenhausen, 2001
    - Patzwall K., Scherzer V., Das Deutsche Kreuz 1941-1945, Geschichte und Inhaber Band II, Verlag Klaus D. Patzwall, Norderstedt, 2001