Vogt, Gerhard

Date of birth:
November 29th, 1919 (Raudten/Silesia, Germany)
Date of death:
January 14th, 1945 (Eil//Rhineprovince, Germany)
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, German Reich)

Biography

Gerhard Vogt lies buried at the War Cemetery Cologne-Wahn, Row 7, Grave 85.

Flew a total of 174 missions, during which he achieved 48 aerial victories in the West (including 8 four-engined bombers).

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Leutnant (Pilot Officer)
Unit:
5. Staffel, II. Gruppe, Jagdgeschwader 26 "Schlageter", Luftwaffe
Awarded on:
November 25th, 1944
Action:
Awarded after 46 aerial victories.
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberfeldwebel (Flight Sergeant)
Unit:
7. Staffel, II. Gruppe, Jagdgeschwader 26 "Schlageter", Luftwaffe
Awarded on:
March 20th, 1944
Deutsches Kreuz in Gold

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