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Harlinghausen, Martin

Date of birth:
January 17th, 1902 (Rheda/Westphalia, Germany)
Date of death:
March 23rd, 1986 (Gütersloh/North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany)
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, German Reich)

Biography

Martin Harlinghausen flew approximately 175 operational sorties, most of the in the Heinkel He 111.

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Major
Awarded on:
June 6th, 1939
Spanienkreuz, Gold mit Schwertern und Brillianten
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
January 30th, 1940
Eisernes Kreuz 2. Klasse
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
February 3rd, 1940
Eisernes Kreuz 1. Klasse
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Major im Generalstab (Major in General Staff)
Unit:
Chef des Stabes, X. Fliegerkorps, Luftwaffe
Awarded on:
May 4th, 1940
Details:
8th Award
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
November 3rd, 1940
Wehrmachtbericht
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberstleutnant im Generalstab (Wing Commander with General Staff)
Unit:
Chef des Stabes, X. Fliegerkorps, Luftwaffe
Awarded on:
January 30th, 1941
Details:
8th Award
Ritterkreuz mit Eichenlaub
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Generalmajor
Awarded on:
April 17th, 1945
Gemeinsames Flugzeugfuhrer-Beobachter Abzeichen mit Brillianten

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