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Fischer, Erwin (Aufklärungsgruppe 121)

Date of birth:
August 14th, 1912 (Dresden-Bühlau, Germany)
Date of death:
December 10th, 1996 (Hamburg, Germany)
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, Third Reich)

Biography

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
September 18th, 1939
Eisernes Kreuz 2. Klasse
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
July 23rd, 1940
Eisernes Kreuz 1. Klasse
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberleutnant (Flying Officer)
Unit:
Flugzeugführer, 1.(Fern) Staffel, Aufklärungsgruppe 121, Luftwaffe
Awarded on:
April 21st, 1941
Awarded for his achievements as a reconnaissance pilot on all fronts.
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberleutnant (Flying Officer)
Unit:
Flugzeugführer, 1.(Fern) Staffel, Aufklärungsgruppe 121, Luftwaffe
Awarded on:
February 26th, 1942
Deutsches Kreuz in Gold
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Hauptmann (Flight Lieutenant)
Unit:
Staffelkapitän, 1.(Fern) Staffel, Aufklärungsgruppe 121, Luftwaffe
Awarded on:
February 8th, 1943
Awarded for the completion of 273 reconnaissance sorties.
191st Award
Ritterkreuz mit Eichenlaub

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