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Mons, Rudolf

Date of birth:
October 2nd, 1914 (Vienna, Austria)
Date of death:
November 26th, 1943 (Mediterranean Sea)
Nationality:
Austrian (1919-1934, Republic)

Biography

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberleutnant (Flying Officer)
Unit:
Flugzeugführer I. / Kampfgeschwader 40, Luftwaffe
Awarded on:
September 18th, 1941
Awarded after flying a total of 51 missions with the Fw 200. In that time he sank 63000 GRT of enemy shipping and damaged a further 32000 GRT.
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes

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