Schmid, Johann

Date of birth:
January 13th, 1911 (Gainfarn, Baden bei Wien, Austria)
Date of death:
November 6th, 1941 (English Channel)
Nationality:
Austrian (1918-1938, Republic)

Biography

Major (posthumously: 1 June 1944). Flying ace. 45 aerial victories.

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
oberfieldwebel
Eisernes Kreuz 1. Klasse
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oblt
Erdkampfabzeichen der Luftwaffe
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Hauptmann
Unit:
8./Jagdgeschwader 26 "Schlageter", Luftwaffe
Awarded on:
August 21st, 1941
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Unit:
Condor Legion, Luftwaffe
Details:
With swords
Spanienkreuz

Sources

  • Wikipedia