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Kaiser, Franz (Jagdgeschwader 53 'Pik As')

Nationality:
German (1933-1945, Third Reich)

Biography

Career :
September 1939 : Unteroffizier and pilot serving in the 2./ Jagdgeschwader 53 'Pik As' during the French Campaign
April 1940 : Feldwebel and pilot serving in the 2./ Jagdgeschwader 53 'Pik As' during the French Campaign
September 1940 : Oberfeldwebel and pilot serving in the 2./ Jagdgeschwader 53 'Pik As' during the British Campaign
April 1942 : Oberfeldwebel and pilot serving in the 1./ Jagdgeschwader 53 'Pik As' in North Africa
POW 22 April, 1942 after aerial combat with a Spitfire and suffering engine damage. His Bf 109E, Bf 109F-4 Werknummer 10028 "White 6" ditched at sea 10 km south of Marsa Scirocco (Prien).

6 victories :
His 1st, a Battle west of Saarbrücken, 30 September, 1939 at 11h57.
His 2nd, a Battle near Sedan, 14 May, 1940 at 16h25.
His 3rd, a Potez 631 West of Noyon, 27 May, 1940 at 19h16.
His 4th, a Blenheim over Hastings on 19 September, 1940 at 17h25.
His 5th, a Hurricane South of London on 29 September, 1940 at 17h25.
Another, his 6th, a Halifax on 24 July, 1941, no location.

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Unteroffizier und Flugzeugführer
Unit:
2./ Jagdgeschwader 53 'Pik As'
Awarded on:
October 1940
Eisernes Kreuz 2. Klasse
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Feldwebel - Flugzeugführer
Unit:
2./ Jagdgeschwader 53 'Pik As'
Eisernes Kreuz 1. Klasse
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Unteroffizier und Flugzeugführer
Unit:
2./ Jagdgeschwader 53 'Pik As'
Flugzeugführerabzeichen

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