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Schellmann, Wolfgang

Date of birth:
March 2nd, 1911 (Kassel/Hesse-Nassau, Germany)
Date of death:
June 22nd, 1941 (Belarus, Soviet Union)
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, Third Reich)

Biography

Flew a total of about 150 sorties, during which he achieved 26 aerial victories (including 12 in Spain).

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Hauptmann
Awarded on:
June 6th, 1939
Spanienkreuz, Gold mit Schwertern und Brillianten
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Major (Squadron Leader)
Unit:
Kommodore Jagdgeschwader 2 "Richthofen"
Awarded on:
September 18th, 1940
Awarded in recognition of his command achievements while leading fighter units, as well as his personally achieving 10 aerial victories.
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes

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