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Hahn, Joachim

Date of birth:
March 17th, 1903 (Hirschberg/Silesia, Germany)
Date of death:
June 3rd, 1942 (over the English Channel near Le Treport, France)
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, Third Reich)

Biography

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Major (Squadron Leader)
Unit:
Kommandeur, Kampfgruppe 606, Luftwaffe
Awarded on:
October 21st, 1940
Awarded for the successes of his unit against British shipping, ports and airfields. In particular, he was named in a Wehrmacht communique on the 02.10.1941 for a low level attack conducted by his unit against the Pembroke Carew airfield in which hits on several hangars were confirmed.
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes

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