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1 Alander, RolfObltStfkpt Stab/KG-26 (Aalborg West)He 111H-5 Werk # 3655 "1H + AA" (lost)Bomber Operational ClaspMIA 11 March, 1941 during an operation, crashing at sea off the east coast of Scotland. Remaining crew: Uffz Peter Wähner, Observer (KIA); Fw Werner Meyer, R/O (MIA) and Fw August Dether, Mech (MIA). Source: SIG Norway. Per Stankey & DeZeng, one unnamed crew KIA the other three POW. Added: The VDK database shows the location of Uffz Wähner as "missing at sea", and is remembered on the Laboe Naval Memorial. The three survivors were rescued by a trawler (D.Drury).
2 Beitzke, RolfHptm9/19/1913Elberfeld2/Kü.Fl.Gr.- 606 (Atlantic)Ju 88A-5 Werk # 8219 "7T + BK" (lost 5/19/41)Observer Operational ClaspMIA 19 May, 1941 off Falmouth after being hit by flak while on a sortie to Ireland (Ju 88 Loss List). Remaining crew: Uffz Erwin Meyer, R/O (MIA); Uffz Mex Adam, Mech (MIA) and Fw Richard Pape, Gnr (KIA). No known graves. (Blitz T & N via D.Drury).
3 Biberger, RudolfOblt12/8/1921Nausham, Niederbayern8/KG-40Fw 200C-5 Werk # 0218 "F8 + CD" (95% Dam)EK 1 & 2
Bomber Operational Clasp
KIC 14 August, 1944 at Malvik/Drontheim. The Crash Report mentions a violation while hunting for a crashed AC?. He was buried at Heldenfriedhof, Drontheim, Feld A XI Nr.15. Remaining crew (KIC): Uffz Helmut Meyer, geb 10/27/1921, Co-pilot; Lt Karl Markert, geb 3/3/1910, R/O; Uffz Erich Pfeifer, geb 2/21/1922, R/O; Uffz Fredo Max Sander, geb 8/6/1920, R/O and Uffz Heinz Neubauer, geb 10/1/1922, Mech. Source: B.Bines. Added: Flyvrak Norway reports their wingtip struck the ground during a low level pass, causing the crash. All deceased said to be buried in Havstein Cem. and two survived, Ogefr's Horst Telemann and Walter Küster. See Karl Markert for more detail.
4 Bibra, Ernst Fhr vonMaj9/23/1910AachenII(K)/LG-1 (6/39), Stfkpt 7/KG-51 ('40), Kdr III/KG-51 (11/41 - 2/43 S.U.)Ju 88A-4 Werk # 885502 "9K + AA" (15% dam 8/23/42), Ju 88A-4 Werk # 3777 "??" (lost 2/15/43)
RK(12/23/42)

Deutsches Kreuz - Gold(8/21/42)
EP(3/2/42)

EK 1 & 2
Bomber Operational Clasp
KIFA 15 February, 1943; crashed near Slawjansk, in the Donez River area, Russia, no further detail. Crash landed his Wk# 885502 on 23 August, 1942, after being hit by flak in Map Quadrant 3135. Two of his crew were injured. Oblt Werner Poppenburg landed behind enemy line and picked up Bibra and crew. Added: Remaining crew (injured 8/23/42): Ogefr Günther Heyde, Obs & Ogefr Walter Repinski, R/O. Remaining crew (KIA 2/15/43): Lt Karl Mayrhofer, Obs; Fw Robert Meyer, R/O and Uffz Phillip Alleborn, Gnr (Luft & Allied Air Forces Discussion Forum).
5 Böhm, GerhardGefr9/JG-11Fw 190A-8 Werk # 172663 "White 3" (lost 1/1/45)Fighter Operational ClaspKIA 1 January, 1945 while strafing C-47s on the ground at Asch airfield during Operationa Bodenplatte. He did not see the Mustang of Lt Col. John C. Meyer of 352nd FG, 487th FS. Meyers bullets struck home and Böhms 190 cartwheeled to the runway, exploding beside one of the C-47s he had been strafing. Buried Lommel, Block 28/362 (Rosseels).
Lommel, Belgium
6 Broening, HelmutUffz8/23/1915Bürow3/Aufkl.Gr. Ob.d.L Do 215B WErk # 0060 "L2 + KS" (lost date unk) Observer Operational Clasp KIA when his ac crashed into the yard of the Bell Inn, East Socon, near St Neots, Cambridgeshire, cause and date unknown. Uffz Broening buried CC, Blk 5, Gr 44. Remaining crew (KIA): Lt Erwin Meyer Obs (?), (geb 1/9/1916, Berlin, buried CC, Blk 5, Gr 39); Uffz Erhard Hofmann, (bur CC, Blk 5, Gr 40. (Luftwaffe Graves UK). Alternate spelling: Bröning
7 Denner, GerhardLt1(F)/120 (Sola)Ju 88D-2 Werk # 0866 "A6 + CB" (lost 7/11/41)Observer Operational ClaspMIA 11 July, 1941, failed to return for a mission along the Scottish coast, cause unknown. Remaining crew (all MIA): Lt Ernst Meyer, Observer; Uffz Lothar Husskönig, R/O and Gefr Heinz Treppte, Gunner. Source: SIG Norway.
8 Dirk, HansFw6/8/19156/KG-5 (?)He 111 (lost 11/30/44)Bomber Operational ClaspKIC 30 November, 1944 at Rudlos due to technical problems. Remaining crew (KIC): R/O Uffz Heinz Meyer (3/27/1922) and Engr Uffz Wolfgang Kampmann (11/5/1918). All three buried in Lauterbach.
9 Ehlert,9/JG-300Bf 109G-10 "Yellow ?"Fighter Operational ClaspHeidemann, Meyer, Kranzmacher, Ehlert
10 Ehnert, FritzOfwFw 189A-1 Werk # 0271 "CE + PE" (lost in Sweden)Observer Operational ClaspOfw Ehnert and two other pilots defected in this AC which pancaked outside Alvesta Sweden on 8 April, 1945. The AC was so badly damaged, it was dismantled and brought to Malmö where most of it was sold for scrap. The other two pilots were; Fw Ernst Schilling and Ogefr Wilhelm Claes. Two other Bf 109G pilots heard of this defection on a BBC transmission, and also decided to defect to Sweden four days later. They were Ofw Fritz Meyer and Lt Horst Geier. Source: B.Widfeldt
11 Ellerich,Gefr1(H)/12 (2/41)Hs 126 & Fw 189AObserver Operational ClaspShot down 23 June, 1941, the 2nd day of Operation Barbarossa, after being hit by Soviet AA fire. He landed his crippled Fw 189 behind enemy lines, but all were able to evade captivity and return to base. Other crew: Ofw Karl Meyer, DK-G(7/12/43), gunner; Fw Lötter, RK, observer
12 Engel, WilhelmOblt21 7/NJG-1 (11/41), 8 & 10/NJG-4 (3/43), 1/NJG-6 (10/43), 3/NJG-6 (2/44), Stab I/NJG-6 (2/45) Bf 110, Ju 88G-6 Werk # 621807 "2Z + IL" (10% dam 2/24/45)
Deutsches Kreuz - Gold
EP


EK 1 & 2
Wound Badge
Night Fighter Operational Clasp
WIA 23/24 February, 1945 during aerial combat at Grossachenheim, in the Pforzheim area (Boiten). WIA 19/20 October, 1944 when he crashed north of Vaihingen-Marksdorf. One known victory, a Wellington on 8 November, 1941, no location. Another victory, a Stirling at Philippsburg, north of Karlsrühe on 8 March, 1943. Another, a Halifax 10 km northeast of Heidelburg on 11 March, 1943. A Halifax 2 km WSW of St. Vith on 3 October, 1943. A Lancaster SE of Brandenburg on 20 February, 1944. Same day, a B-17 W of Leipzig. A Lancaster 8 km NE of Kastellaun on 31 March, 1944. Another Lancaster E of Objective Frankfurt on 12 September, 1944. His last four victories were Lancasters on 23 February, 1945, all in the Pforzheim area, within minutes of each other. His Bordfunker, Ofw Friedrich Meyer (5 victories). Magnus Report.
13 Erichsen, DieterOfhr52/NJG-4, 11/NJG-6 (12/44)Bf 110
EK 1 & 2
Wound Badge
Night Fighter Operational Clasp
WIA 18/19 March, 1945 when he was shot down during his final approach at Gerolzhofen airfield, by a Mosquito of RAF No. 85 Sq., piloted by F/Lt F.D. Winn (Boiten). One known victory, a "4 mot" at Giessen on 6 December, 1944. Another, a Lancaster over Hanau on 19 March, 1945. His crew: Fw Janusch and Uffz Meyer. Survived the war, living in Erftstadt in 1997. Magnus Report. Added: Ogefr Otto Armbruster also flew ocassionally as gunner with Erichsen.
14 Fischer, KarlOfw.2/KG-2 (7/40 Epinoy Fr.)Do 17Z-2 Werk # 3449 "??" (dam 7/7/40)Wound Badge
Bomber Operational Clasp
WIA 7 July, 1940 by RAF fighters during a reconnaissance flight over the east coast of England. The crew were able to nurse the ac back to Epinoy. Remaining crew (Safe): Lt Heinrich Meyer, Obs & RK Holder (10/15/42); two unnamed. Source: Kaiser RK book.
15 Fitzner, KarlHptm7/4/1915Düsseldorf5/J-88, K-88 (Legion Condor), 1/StG-77, Stfkpt 1 & 5/StG-77 (7.8.43 S.U.)Ju 87D-3 Werk # 1075 (lost 7/43)
RK(11/27/42)

Spanish Cross

Deutsches Kreuz - Gold(8/21/42)

EK 1 & 2
Dive Bomber Operational Clasp w/Pendant
KIA 8 July, 1943 in Ssyrtsevo, 40 km northwest of Byelgorod, when his AC exploded in mid-air during a diving attack, killing both Fitzner and his R/O Fw Ernst Meyer. Approximately 700 missions. The explosion also killed his wingman, Lt Georg Känig (and his unnamed R/O), in Ju 87 Wk# 110319 (Ju 87 Loss List).
16 Friedrich, GerhardMaj9/16/1917Berlin, Johannisthal30 KGzvb-106, Stab III/NJG-1 (6/43), 10/NJG-4, Stab II/NJG-4, Kdr I & II/NJG-6 (7/44 Mainz-Finthen), Stab I/NJG-6 (2/45) Ju 52, in KG-106, Ju 88G-6a, Bf 110 & Ju 88G in I/NJG-6, Ju 88G-6 Wk # 621801 "2Z + LB" (lost 3/16/45)
RK(3/15/45)

Deutsches Kreuz - Gold(10/1/44)

EK 1 & 2
Wound Badge (4/17/43)
Night Fighter Operational Clasp
KIA 16/17 March, 1945 when the bomb load of a Lancaster, "PB 785" of RAF No. 576 Sq., he had hit, exploded, killing him as well as 7 Lancaster crew and the 3 others in his Ju 88 Wk# 621801. Remaining crew (all KIA): Lt Lewerenz, Ofw Wilhelm Giesen (geb 3/12/1915 Mörs, Düsseldorf) and Uffz Werner Meyer (geb 5/14/1922 Hagen). WIA 16/17 April, 1943 when he was shot down at Hochspeyer. All victories were Night victories. One known victory, a Halifax 2 km E of Xanten on 23 June, 1943. Another, a Lancaster at Seeburh, NW of Murrhardt on 26 February, 1944. A Halifax 60 km S of Saarbrücken on 2 March, 1944. A "4 mot" NW of Kaiserlautern on 18 March, 1944. A Halifax III NW of Nürnberg on 31 March, 1944. A Lancaster and a Halifax at Montdidier on 11 April, 1944. A Halifax W of Friedrichshafen on 28 April, 1944. A 2nd Halifax, same day, at Schaffenhausen. A Lancaster near Deelen on 13 June, 1944. A Lancaster S of Darmstadt on 12 September, 1944. Victories 26,27,28 & 29 Were Lancasters in the Pforzheim area on 23 February, 1945. Magnus, 33 victories.
17 Gareis, Horst "Hans"Lt1/JG-1 Fw 190A-8 Werk # 170737 "White 13" (lost) Fighter Operational Clasp KIA 15 June, 1944 during aerial combat near Flers-Saint Pol (St Paul), Normandy. No known grave. Added: Providing cover over the Normandy coast this date, was the 339th FG which claimed four aerial victories, flying the P-51 (8th AAF War Diary). Additional: Two of the ac were Fw 190's; one credited to 1/Lt Victor W.Meyer (KIA 5 August, 1944, aerial combat); the second credited to Capt Valdee Wyatt (WIA/POW 18 October, 1944, sd by flak near Ghent Belgium), both of 503FS/339FG (339th FG Diary). Added: Lt Gareis was NOT KIA, but broke his leg after bailing from his stricken 190. According to an elderly witness, the downed pilot went to La Coupliere, to see the wreckage of his ac (Jean M.Gaubert 4/2020).
18 Geier, HorstLtNAGr-5 (most likely)Bf 109G-10/R2 (interned in Sweden)Fighter Operational ClaspGeier and Ofw Fritz Meyer defected to Sweden from their base at Neu Brandenburg on 12 April, 1945. They were accompanied by a pair of Fw 190s also. They had heard a BBC broadcast about earlier defections, and decided on the same course of action. Both Messerschmidt pilots requested asylum in Sweden. Source: B.Widfeldt
19 Gräf, Friedrich "Fritz"Oblt12/20/1911StedtlingenStab III/KG-55 TOHe 111P Werk # 2848 (or 2846) "G1 + AD" (lost 5/10/40)Bomber Operational ClaspPOW (briefly) 10 May, 1940 after his ac was damaged by AA fire and then attacked by French fighters of GC-1/2. H made a crash landing at Vahl-les-Benestroff, Moselle, France. Remaining crew (3 POW briefly): GrpKdr Maj Paul Schemmel, Obs #1; Grp NO, Oblt Heinrich Prüfer, Obs #2; Ofw Franz Lehmann, R/O and Fw Erich Meyer, Flt Engr (KIA, bur German War Cem., Niederbronn-les-Bains, Blk 13, Row 3, Gr 68 (D.Drury).
20 Greiner, AliHptmJG-1Bf 109E-7Fighter Operational ClaspMeyer & Stipdonk text
21 Heidemann, RolfLt8/5/192419/JG-300 Bf 109G-10 Werk # 490282 "Yellow 17" (lost 12/17/44 near Lüben/Liegnitz)
EK 1 & 2
Fighter Operational Clasp
KIC 17 December, 1944 at Lubinice, Olomouc, CZ, no further detail. Source: JG-300 Loss List. One known victory, a B-17 at Sonderhausen-Artern on 7 October, 1944. Mielke, Rolf Heidemann, 'Bubi' Kohler, Günter Obst

Heidemann, Meyer, Kranzmacher, Ehlert
22 Holtey, Hurbertus Alexus Fhr. von Oblt2Stfkpt 5/JG-26 (5/40), Kdr Erg/JG-26 Erganzungsgruppe (Oper. Readiness Offz), 8/40Bf 109E Werk# 5819 "14" (lost 5/11/40)
Spanish Cross

EK 1 & 2
Wound Badge
Fighter Operational Clasp
Werk# 5819 had been one of Gallands AC, which he crashed at Ijsselmeer Holland, 2.5km NE of Veenendaal, on 11 May, 1940, shot down by flak and taken prisoner and released later. His one known victory, a Fokker XXI over Amsterdam, shared with 3 others, 10 May, 1940. (Walter Schneider, Walter Meyer & Han Wemhöner). His 1st complete victory, a Blenheim over Senden, SW of Münster, 5 July, 1940. His 2nd, a Blenheim south of Vlissinghen on 12 August, 1941. He was injured in a crash S of the Zuider Zee on 11 May, 1940 in a Bf 109E. Alternate spelling: Holley.
23 Hülshoff, Karl Theodor "Kurt"Obstlt5/22/190911Stfkpt 3/NJG-2 (10/40), Kdr I/NJG-2 (11/40), Kdr NJG-2 (11/41), Kdr NJG-102 (6/44 to end)Bf 110, Ju 88C Werk # Unk "R4 + AA" (11/40) in 3/NJG-2, Ju 88C-2 Werk # 0845 (60% dam 8/12/41), Ju 88C-4, Ju 88G, Do 17Z
Deutsches Kreuz - Gold(8/4/42)
EP


EK 1 & 2
Night Fighter Operational Clasp
His first victory, a Hampden near Dishforth the night of 20-21 October, 1940. A 2nd, a Wellington the night of 23 November, 1940, no location. Two other victories, his 3rd & 4th, a Wellington 50 km E of Bridlington and a Hampden 30 km N of Scarborough on 8 April, 1941. He crashed his C-2 at Steenbergen Holland on 12 August, 1941; shot down by S/Ldr Stephen Harbourne of RAF No. 234 Sq. (DeSwart). Remaining crew (survived w/wounds): Ofw Willi Meyer, R/O and Ofw Paul Licht, Gunner (Rosseels). Another known victory, a Wellington on 28 August, 1942. His 11th victory, a B-17 at Insel Lolland on 9 October, 1943. Bowers/Lednicer, 24 victories.
24 Jessen, HeinrichOblt6/29/19177Legion Condor (39), 3/JG-26 (10/42), Stfkpt 3/JG-26 (10/43)Fw 190A-4, Fw 190A-6 Werk # 470048 "White 2" (lost)
Spanish Cross

EK 1 & 2
Fighter Operational Clasp
KIFA 10 January, 1944 when he was rammed by another AC, flown by Fhr. Meyer, as he was landing his "White 2" at Florennes airfield after a patrol flight. Buried Bourdon France, Block 4/2/50. One known victory, his 1st, an Il-2 on 16 February, 1943, 15 km S of Adler. A 2nd, an Il-2 on 23 February, 1943. Nos 3 & 4, a MiG-3 and a Pe-2 on 28 February, 1943. His 5th, a LaGG-3 on 14 March, 1943. A LaGG-3 on 14 March, 1943. A 7th, a MiG-3 on 15 March, 1943. All seven victories in the Soviet Union. Magnus.
25 Käferle, KarlUffz27/JG-26 (10/42 Wevelghem), 6/JG-54 (9/43 S.U.)Fw 190A-4 Werk # 5631 "White 6" (lost 10/42), Ju W34 Courier AC (lost) in 6/JG-54 EK 2
Wound Badge
Fighter Operational Clasp
KIA 28 April, 1944 while on a courier flight, location unknown. WIFA in his A-4 on 11 October, 1942, in JG-26, he collided on takeoff with his wingman, Lt Walter Meyer in Wk# 0660. Both were injured and both AC were destroyed. Meyer was severely injured. His first known victory, a Soviet La-5 on 14 September, 1943. A 2nd, an Il-2 on 5 November, 1943.
26 Klomp, WalterOblt4/29/1922Rheydt, RheinlandI/KG-40 (10/43), 3/KG-40 (4/44)Fw 200C-3/U4 Werk # 0089 "F8 + JH" (85% dam 10/14/43), Fw 200C-3/U3 Werk # 0062 "F8 + BL" (lost 4/1/44)Wound Badge
Bomber Operational Clasp
MIA 1 April, 1944; failed to return during an operation over the North Sea, approx 400 km NW of Lofoten. Remaining crew (MIA): Fw Gotthilf Ackermann, geb 2/24/1919, Co-pilot; Ofw Erich Kang, geb 10/2/1914, R/O 1; Ogefr Reinhold Meier, geb 3/4/1922, R/O 2; Uffz Wilhelm Sanuer, geb 1/7/1919, Mech and Uffz Werner Böthling, geb 4/27/1918, Gunner (Source: B.Bines-WAST). WIA 14 October, 1943; operational crash west of the Varnes Norway airfield, cause unknown. Remaining crew: Reg.Rat.Brunner, Observer (KIA); Uffz Heinz Heller, Mech (WIA) and Ogefr Reinhold Meyer, Gunner (WIA). No Co-pilot mentioned. Source: SIG Norway.
27 Kralemann, FwSeenot Gr.-17Do 17Z-2 Werk # 3343 (lost 10/4/40)Wound Badge
Air-Sea Rescue Operational Clasp
WIA 4 October, 1940 when his AC crashed at Colijnsplaat in Holland, cause unknown. One other crewman, Prüfmeister Erich Meyer was KIA, three others, unnamed were injured. Wings to Victory. This could be Ofw Friedrich Kralemann, next record.
28 Kranzmacher,Fw9/JG-300Bf 109G-10 "Yellow ?"Fighter Operational ClaspHeidemann, Meyer, Kranzmacher, Ehlert
29 Krulich, R.Uffz3(F)/122 (Münster-Handorf)Ju 88A-1 Werk # Unk (lost 5/11/40)Observer Operational Clasp His Ju 88 crashed into the Waddenzee by Terschelling Holland on 11 May, 1940, cause and pilot/crew disposition unknown (DeSwart). Added: The cause was aerial combat over the Waddenzee. The pilot and two crewmen were taken prisoner to the UK. Remaining crew: Lt F.Meyer, Obs (POW), Uffz W.Hobel, R/O (POW) and Uffz Hermann Kunze (geb 1/24/1915), Gnr (KIA, 1st bur Huisduinen, Den Helder; re-bur Ysselsteyn CT-1-1 in 1947 (Find-A-Grave by Fred).
30 Külken, HerbertFw1/KG-40Fw 200C-1 "F8 + EH" (lost)Bomber Operational ClaspPOW 20 July, 1940 after being shot down by AA fire after venturing too close to the Durham coastline. He was picked up by searchlights during a mining operation and crashed into the North Sea off Crimdon Dene, north of Hartlepool. Remaining crew: Hptm Roman Stessyn, Observer (MIA), Fw Karl Nicolai, wireless operator (POW), Fw Willi Meyer, mechanic (KIA) and Gefr Silverius Zraünig, gunner (MIA). Meyers body washed ashore on the Yorkshire coast and he was buried at Driffield, later transferred to the German War Cemetery at Cannock.
31 Lehmann, KurtHptm11/25/1916WoltersdorfStfkpt 2/KG-53 (42), 10/EJG-2 (1/45), 11/JG-7 (3/45)He 111H-5 Werk # 3564 (dam 11/19/40), He 111H-6 Werk # 7402 "A1 + LK" (70% dam 12/25/42), Me 262 in JG-7 RK(2/19/43)

Deutsches Kreuz - Gold(6/5/42)
EP(1/5/42)

EK 1 & 2
Wound Badge
Bomber Operational Clasp w/Pendant
WIA 25 December, 1942; sd by Soviet fighters 15 km NW of Novo Sokolniki. remaining crew: Lt Wilhelm Döring, Obs (WIA); Ofw Johannes Meyer, R/O (WIA); Fw Heinrich Wehrmann, Flt Engr (KIA; EP 5/28/42) and Uffz Karl Paul, Gnr (WIA). 344 bombing missions, 18 as a fighter pilot. Deceased Augsburg 25 June, 1981.
32 Lettenmair, KarlFw1918ViennaSturzkampffliegerschule 2 (1/43), 2/SG-3 Greece & Finland 43-44)Ju 87D-5, Fw 190F-8
Deutsches Kreuz - Gold(Post.10/1/44)

EK 1 & 2
Assault Operational Clasp
MIA in Finland 23 June, 1944. Karl was the Brother-in-Law to Hermann Paul Meyer, a student pilot, KIC 27 September, 1940, as reported by Meyers Nephew, Raymond Marina via WaSt detail. Initial information found on the DK-G Awards List.
33 Magg, AloisHptm12/24/1914Achsheim bei Augsburg2/KG-2 (39), TO II/KG-2 (43), 9/KG-2, Stfkpt 15/NJG-2 (12/44)Do 17Z-3 Werk # 2785 "U5 + FK" (landing dam, 5/13/41), Do 17Z-2 Werk # 3291 "U5 + AK" (AA dam 9/8/41), Do 217, Ju 88G-6 in NJG-2 RK(5/9/44)

Deutsches Kreuz - Gold(1/19/42)
EP(6/20/41)
Wound Badge

EK 1 & 2 Bomber Operational Clasp
WIA 8 September, 1941 by AA fire near Lake ladoga, able to make a successful landing. His Observer in 40/41 was RK Holder Heinrich Meyer. 245 combat missions. Retired Bundeswehr Obstlt. in 1971. Deceased 22 October 2001 Prien (P. Bastin).
34 Markert, KarlLt8/KG-40Fw 200C-5 Werk # 0218 "F8 + CD" (lost 8/14/44)Bomber Operational ClaspKIFA 14 August, 1944; all six unnamed crew killed in a crash, no further detail (Stankey & DeZeng). Added: It has been reported that the ac was making a low level pass near the airfield when a wingtip hit he ground causing the crash at Malvik, killing all but two of the crew, Ogefr's Horst Thelemann and Walter Küster. Remaining crew (KIFA): Oblt Rudolf Biberger, 1st Pilot; Uffz Helmut Meyer; Uffz Erich Pfeifer; Uffz Frido Max Sander; Uffz Heinz Neubauer and Prufm Gustav Walther. All buried in the Havstein Cem., Trondheim (Flyvrak Norway).
35 Mayer,Uffz81/JG-54 (S.U.), 3/JG-54 (8/43), 4/JG-54 (5/44)Bf 109F & G
EK 1 & 2
Fighter Operational Clasp
One known Soviet victory, a Pe-2 SW of the Island Jalamo on 18 August, 1942. A 2nd, an Il-2 on 26 November, 1942. A 3rd, an I-153 on 14 January, 1943. A 4th, an Il-2 on 10 February, 1943. A 5th, a P-39 on 1 August, 1943. A 6th, a P-39 on 2 August, 1943. A 7th, a Yak-1 on 4 August, 1943. An 8th, a Yak-9 on 1 May, 1944. This 8th victory may belong to a different Uffz Mayer. Could be Hans Meyer, wounded in 1944.
36 Mayer,Fw7/JG-26 (2/45)Fw 190A-8Fighter Operational ClaspPictured with his 7 Staffel comrades at Bissel. Jager Blatt 4/2004. This could be Fw Wilhelm Meyer of 7/JG-26 in January, 1944.
37 Mayer, Helmut Uffz4/12/1915Herford/Westf.5/KG-26He 111H-3 Werk # 6853 "1H + EN" (lost 2/9/40)Bomber Operational ClaspPOW with unnamed crew 9 February, 1940; sd by Spitfires of No. 602 Sq. and force landed in North Berwick (Stankey & DeZeng). Added: With one crewman dying and an engine damaged, Mayer made a fore landing at North Berwick, East Lothian. The Spitfire pilots were S/Ldr Andrew Farquhar and F/O Alistair Grant. Remaining crew: Uffz Josef Sangl, Obs (POW); Uffz Franz Wieners, R/O (KIA, bur CC, Blk 3, Row 15, Gr 473) and Ogefr Heinz Hegemann, Flt Engr (POW). The ac was successfully repaired and used by the RAF as AW177 (D.Drury). Alternate spelling: Meyer.
38 Meier,Uffz1/JG-54Bf 109Fighter Operational ClaspCould this be Hans Meyer? Inconclusive.
39 Meier,Ofw14/NJG-4Bf 110
EK 1 & 2
Night Fighter Operational Clasp
One known victory, a Stirling 1 km NE of Brazey on 10 March, 1944. This may be Karl MEYER, also of NJG-4. Long shots; Heinz Meier (NJG-1, 1941), Oblt H. Meier (7/NJG-2, Jan.1945 Bodenplatte) or Ottmar Meyer (NJG-2).
40 Meyer-Arend, RobertLt11/28/1919Herford138/JG-3 (3/43 S.U.)Bf 109G in 43, Bf 109G-6 (5/44)
Deutsches Kreuz - Gold (3/13/45 Post)
EP

EK 1 (2/27/44) & 2
Wound Badge (3/1/44)
Fighter Operational Clasp in Gold (7/27/43)
KIA 27 May, 1944 in France (Magnus). His first known victory, a Soviet LaGG-3 on 16 March, 1943. A LaGG-5 W of Nishnaja-Duwenka on 14 June, 1943. One known western victory, a B-17 in the Wiener Neustadt area, north of Chur, 1 October, 1943. Another B-17 was credited on 19 December, 1943, downed in the area of Dolomit di Sesto Austria(?). His 5th, a B-24 NW of Steyr Austria on 23 February, 1944. His 7th, a B-17 N of Steyr on 2 April, 1944. His 8th, a B-24 15 km SW of Wiener Neustadt on 12 April, 1944. His 9th, a B-17 at Dachau on 24 April, 1944. His 10th, a B-17 30 km S of Wiener Neustadt on 10 May, 1944. His 11th, a B-17 5 km S of Giesen on 12 May, 1944. His 12th, a B-24 on 19 May, 1944, no location. Birth & Award information provided by Douglas Dashwood-Howard. Alternate spelling: M-Arendt (Luft Careers) & M-Ahrend (OKL Claims List). M-Ahrend derived from his Flugbuch & Award Docs.
41 Meyer-Böhner, GerhardOfw11/LG-1 (Med)Ju 88A-4 Werk # 140189 "L1 + HV" (lost 12/17/42)Bomber Operational ClaspMIA with unnamed crew at Catania-Castel Benito 17 December, 1942, cause unknown (Ju 88 Loss List).
42 Meyer-Bothling, GüntherFw1916I/StG-77 (Channel)Ju 87 (dam 8/18/40) Wound Badge
Dive Bomber Operational Clasp
WIA 18 August, 1940; he was hit and wounded by Hurricanes of Nos.43 & 601 Sqs.. On his return to base, he crashes on a beach near Bayeux. His R/O-Gnr, Uffz Erhard Schulz,, was killed in the exchange and buried in the German War Cem., La Combe (Fr), Blk 11, Gr 389 (D.Drury).
43 Meyer-Erlach, WilliOblt1/JG-27 (Reich Def)Bf 109G (dam 3/23/45)Wound Badge
Fighter Operational Clasp
WIA 23 March, 1945 over Germany, no further detail.
44 Meyer-Sach, HansObst12/20/1904Instr FFS-Braunschweig (10/37), Stfkpt 3(H)/41 (9/39), Koluft-9 (1/41), var, Staff pos. incl Stab Luftgaukdo-Norwegen, Kdr Fallschirm Jager Regt-2 (12/44)Hs 126Observer Operational ClaspOriginally an Observer in 1933, he became pilot in 1935. Source: D.Stankey & L.DeZeng.
45 Meyer,Oblt15/NJG-101Bf 110
EK 1 & 2
Night Fighter Operational Clasp
One known victory, a Lancaster at Twalmen on 24 February, 1944.
46 Meyer,Uffz23/JG-5Bf 109G & Fw 190A
EK 1 & 2
Fighter Operational Clasp
One known victory, a B-24 near Börnberg, S of Fulda, on 11 April, 1944. A 2nd, a B-17 at S of Memmingen on 24 April, 1944.
47 Meyer,Fw32/JG-53Bf 109G-6 Werk # 161093 (lost 6/24/44)
EK 1 & 2 Wound Badge
Fighter Operational Clasp
WIA 24 June, 1944 during aerial combat over Buzeau Romania, most likely after his 3rd victory. One known victory, a B-24 at Titü, SW of Ploesti, on 31 May, 1944. A 2nd, a P-38 NE of Miroshi Romania on 10 June, 1944. His 3rd, a B-24 at Ploesti on 24 June, 1944. No given name providedby either source.
48 Meyer,Uffz112/JG-77 (12/44)Bf 109G EK 2
Fighter Operational Clasp
One known victory, his 1st, a P-47 in the Westerwald area on 23 December, 1944.
49 Meyer,Hptm1III/EJG-2 (2/45) [Part of JG-7]Me 262(?) EK 2
Fighter Operational Clasp
One known victory, an "e/a" in February, 1945, no date given. May be one of the many Meyers.
50 Meyer,ObltLG-1Ju 88Bomber Operational ClaspKIA 8 July, 1940 during aerial combat with RAF fighters of No. 249 Sq., crashing into the sea off Hornsea. The 3 other crew members were p[osted as MIA, names unknown.
51 Meyer,Lt1/KG-40He 111, Fw 200C (lost)Bomber Operational ClaspMIA 6 September, 1941 during an anti-shipping operation in the Suez Canal vicinity. Wiki Luft data.
52 Meyer,Lt4(H)/12Bf 109F-4 Werk # 8341 (95% dam 11/7/42)Observer Operational ClaspKIC 7 November, 1942; takeoff accident from Malemes airfield on a non-operational flight.
53 Meyer,Lt2/StG-3 (Africa)Ju 87D-3 Werk # 2672 (80% dam 10/25/42)Wound Badge
Dive Bomber Operational Clasp
WIA 25 October, 1942 by flak, emergency landing north of El Daba, no mention of crew injuries. Ju 87 Loss List
54 Meyer,Lt1(F)/121 (Channel)Ju 88A-1 Werk # Unk "7A + KH" (lost 8/11/40)Observer Operational ClaspPilot KIA, his Observer Oblt Marzusch and two other unnamed crew POW 11 August, 1940 after being shot down by fighters at Newton Moor, Whitby, while on a recon sortie (Ju 88 Loss List).
55 Meyer, Lt69/SG-3 (7/44 S.U.)Fw 190F-8
EK 1 & 2
Assault Operational Clasp
His first known victory, a Soviet P-39 on 10 July, 1944. A 2nd, a P-39 on 6 August, 1944. A 3rd, an Il-2 on 10 August, 1944. A 4th, a Yak-9 on 28 August, 1944. A 5th, a LaGG-5 on 29 August, 1944. A 6th, a Yak-9 on 6 September, 1944.
56 Meyer, Oblt15/ZG-26Bf 110
EK 1 & 2
Destroyer Operational Clasp
One known victory, a B-17 at Waddenzee on 11 December, 1943. This may certainly be one of the other Meyers in ZG units.
57 Meyer, AlbertUffz5/JG-26Fw 190A-5 Werk # 1159 "Black 5" (lost 4/3/43)Fighter Operational ClaspKIA 3 April, 1943 during aerial combat with Spitfires of RAF Nos. 403 & 416 Sq. at Channel Narrows.
58 Meyer, AlexUffz4/18/192112/JG-26 (Channel)Bf 109G-6 Werk # 15450 (lost 7/17/43), Bf 109G-6 Werk # 18837 "Blue 1" (lost 10/20/43)Wound Badge
Fighter Operational Clasp
KIA 20 October, 1943 as a result of B-17 return fire NE of Chimay. WIFA 17 July, 1943; crashed near Weser Estuary with injuries on the German coast as a result of engine damage. Buried Lommel, Block 7/296 (Rosseels).
Lommel, Belgium
59 Meyer, AlfredFwSG unitFw 190F-8
Deutsches Kreuz - Gold(10/1/44)

EK 1 & 2
Assault Operational Clasp
DK-G Awards List
60 Meyer, AlfredOfw9/StG-3 (S.U.)Ju 87D-3 Werk # 100038 (lost 10/2/43)Dive Bomber Operational ClaspKIC 2 October, 1943 when he crashed at Bagerowo due to a servicing fault, his unnamed R/O was injured. Ju 87 Loss List. This may be one of the other Meyers in SG units.
61 Meyer, ArnulfFw11/JG-300Bf 109G-6 (lost 7/20/44 near Berlin/Müggelsee)Fighter Operational ClaspPilot disposition unknown.
62 Meyer, AugustObltSeeT Staffel 1unknown
Deutsches Kreuz - Gold(12/12/43)

EK 1 & 2
? Operational Clasp
DK-G Awards List
63 Meyer, AugustFhjOfwAufkl.Gr. unitJu 188D-1, Ju 88T-3
Deutsches Kreuz - Gold(1/1/45)

EK 1 & 2
Observer Operational Clasp
DK-G Awards List
64 Meyer, BernardUffz53/JG-52 (2/44 S.U.; 12/44 Poland)Bf 109G-6 Werk # 16504? "Yellow 2" (lost 7/23/44), Bf 109G-14 Werk # 512389 "Yellow 9" (lost 12/26/44)
EK 1 & 2
Wound Badge
Fighter Operational Clasp
MIA 26 December, 1944 after crashing at Milec, ENE of Krakau, cause not reported. WIA 23 July, 1944 during aerial combat, bailed safely from "Yellow 2", location not reported. His first known victory, a Soviet Il-2 on 22 February, 1944. A 2nd Il-2 on 10 March, 1944. A 3rd, a P-39 on 29 March, 1944. A 4th, a Pe-2 on 17 July, 1944. A 5th, an Il-2 (m.H.) on 23 July, 1944.
65 Meyer, BrunoMaj11/13/1915Jeremie (Insel Haiti)Stfkpt 5/LG-2 (8/41), Stfkpt 10/Sch.G-1, Stfkpt 4/Sch.G 2, Kdr II(S)/LG-2, Kdr IV/SG-9Hs 123, Hs 129B, Bf 109F & G, Ju 87 RK(8/21/41)

EK 1 & 2
Assault Operational Clasp w/Pendant
Served as Kdr IV/SG-9 in October, 1944 flying the Hs129B. His last command was I/SG-104, flying the Fw 190F & G and the Ju 87 D & G. At least 500 missions. About 50 destroyed tanks. During aerial combat with a female Russian pilot, his ac caught fire, and he jettisoned his canopy which struck her AC, causing her to crash. He landed near her crashsite, and found she had no rank, identification or parachute (Colin Fuller). Deceased 16 November, 1990 Australia (P. Bastin).
66 Meyer, E.Ogefr16/JG-26Fw 190A EK 2
Fighter Operational Clasp
One known victory, a P-51 on 7 June, 1944, 22 km SE of Saumur.
67 Meyer, EduardLt12/8/1919Detmold223/ZG-26Bf 110C, Bf 110E-2 Werk # 4515 "3U + PL" (lost 3/42) RK(12/20/41)
EP(9/9/41)

EK 1 & 2
Destroyer Operational Clasp
KIC on 31 March, 1942 near Welish Russia in his E-2 after he was rammed by another German AC and crashed. His RO, Uffz Karl also perished. The RK was conferred for his ground victories, 48 AC and 2 Tanks. All aerial victories were in Russia. Bowers/Lednicer, 18 victories. Photo
68 Meyer, ErichOfw53/JG-301Fw 190A-9/R-11 Werk # 202361 (lost 11/26/44)
EK 1 & 2
Fighter Operational Clasp
KIA 26 November, 1944; sd near Pohle. Magnus & H. Breuer.
69 Meyer, ErichLt2/25/191861/JG-51 (8/40), 2/JG-51 (9/40 Channel)Bf 109E-4 Werk 4853 (lost 10/7/40)
EK 1 & 2
Fighter Operational Clasp
POW 7 October, 1940 after being shot down by S/L Hogan of RAF No. 501 Sq, crashing south of Sandgate. His first victory, a Hurricane near Canterbury on 18 August, 1940. His 2nd, a Spitfire on 20 August, 1940, no location. His 3rd, another Hurricane in the Canterbury area on 2 September, 1940. His 4th, a Spitfire over England on 4 September, 1940. His 5th, a Spitfire near London on 15 September, 1940. His 6th, a Hurricane on 27 September, 1940, no location. Deceased 6 December, 2003.
70 Meyer, ErichUffz5/KG-26He 111H-6 Werk # 4197 "1H + LN" (lost 8/4/41)Bomber Operational ClaspMIA 4 August, 1941; sd during an attack on the Suez Canal. Remaining crew (MIA): Gefr Helmut Pache, Gefr Theo Ruf and Ogefr Oskar Kaschke.
71 Meyer, ErnstLt1(F)/120 (Channel)Ju 88D-2 Werk # 0866 "A6 + CB" (lost 7/11/41)Observer Operational ClaspMIA with two other unnamed crew over Scotland 11 July, 1941, cause unknown, one other KIA (Ju 88 Loss List).
72 Meyer, ErwinLt3/AKGr-ObdLDo 215B-1 Werk # 0016 "L2 + KS" (lost 10/24/40)Observer Operational ClaspKIA 24 October, 1940; sd by numerous Hurricanes from Nos.17 & 1 Sqs. during a recon mission over Coventry and Birmingham. The ac crashed near St. Neots. Lt Meyer, Uffz E. Hoffmann and Uffz H. Broenig were able to bail, but were killed. Gefr M. Dorr bailed, but became POW.
73 Meyer, F.FwIII/KG-1He 111H-2 Werk # 5376 "V4 + CD" (lost 8/27/40)Bomber Operational ClaspPOW with his entire crew 27 August, 1940; the ac was believed hit by AA fire when flying at low altitude due to an engine malfunction. The crew bailed successfully and the ac crashed at 21 Manor Ave., Caterham, Surrey. Remaining crew: Maj Willibald Fanelsa, Grp Kdr III/KG-1, Obs; Ofw A.Vetter, Flt Engr; Ofw E.Braunsburger, R/O and Gefr G.Zimpel, Gnr (D.Drury).
74 Meyer, FranzOfhr2/JG-4 (Italy)Bf 109G-6 Werk # 162567 "Red 1" (dam 5/1/44)Wound Badge
Fighter Operational Clasp
Injured in a crash at Fabrica on 1 May, 1944 when he overturned on landing (JG-4).
75 Meyer, FriedrichFwStab/JG-53Bf 109K-4 Werk # 331328 (dam 1/1/45)Fighter Operational ClaspA Bodenplatte pilot, he made a belly landing near Koblenz on 1 January, 1945 after running out of fuel (Manrho/Putz publ.).
76 Meyer, Friedrich WilhelmLt210(Jabo)/JG-2 (8/43), 3/JG-2 (5/44)Fw 190A-3/U3, Fw 190A-5, Bf 109G EK 2
Fighter Operational Clasp
One known victory, a P-47 at Wald by LIsle Adam on 16 August, 1943. A 2nd same day, a Spitfire at Caudebec.
77 Meyer, FritzOfwNAGr-5 (most likely)Bf 109G-10/R2 (interned in Sweden)Fighter Operational ClaspMeyer and Lt Horst Geier defected to Sweden from their base at Neu Brandenburg on 12 April, 1945. They were accompanied by a pair of Fw 190s also. They had heard a BBC broadcast about earlier defections, and decided on the same course of action. Both Messerschmidt pilots requested asylum in Sweden. Source: B.Widfeldt
78 Meyer, FritzLt8/14/1911NeustadtKü.Fl.Gr-406 He 115B Werk # Unk "S4 + EH" (lost 10/21/40) Observer Operational Clasp KIA 21 October, 1940 when his ac was lost at sea off Spurn Head, cause unknown. His body washed ashore on 31 October, 1940, and he is buried at CC, Blk 5, Gr 76. Remaining crew (KIA): Oblt.z.See Heinz Schlicht (geb 5/14/1916, Kiel) buried CC, Blk 5, Gr 75. Uffz Bernhard Wessels (geb 10/25/1914 Rablinghausen), bur CC. Blk 5, Gr 77 (Luftwaffe Graves UK).
79 Meyer, GeorgMaj3/9/19113 Stfkpt 2/JG-135(2/38 Bad Aibling), 2/JG-51(12/39), JFS (Ftr School) Fürth(8/40), Kdr JG-107(1/43) He 51B "White 1" (2/38), Ar 96, Bf 109B in JG-135, Bf 109D & E in JG-51, Fw 190
EK 1 & 2
Fighter Operational Clasp
One known victory, a Morane on 2 January, 1940. His 2nd, another Morane on 3 March, 1940, no location given. His 3rd, a Morane 406 at Cambrai, 18 May, 1940.
80 Meyer, GerdLt6/ZG-1 (Med)Bf 110G-2 Trop Werk # 6178 "S9 + JP" (lost 5/1/43)Destroyer Operational ClaspMIA with Uffz Erich Fintze 1 May, 1943 after aerial combat with Spitfires of No.111 Sq. over the Gulf of Tunis, in Map Quadrant Pl.Qu. 08. Bf 110 Loss List
81 Meyer, Gerhard8/7/1916JG-134, JG-234, JG-26, JG-301Bf 109, Fw 190AFighter Operational ClaspDeceased 27 September, 2000. Jager Blatt Obit.
82 Meyer, GottfriedLtIII/JG-26 (joins 12/44), 9/JG-26Fw 190D-9, Bf 109K-4 Werk # 330404 "White 15 + -" (lost 1/1/45) Fighter Operational Clasp in Bronze KIA 1 January, 1945 (Operation Bodenplatte) during aerial combat when he disappeared without a trace near Vrasene, NE of St Niklaas Belgium. Dutch researchers say he remained in the cockpit when his K-4 hit the ground and exploded on impact. Buried Lommel Belgium, Block 39, Grave 273 (Alain Rosseels). Alternate spelling: Mayer & Meier.
Lommel, Belgium
83 Meyer, GotthardGefrII/KG-1 (Germany)Ju 88A-5 Werk # 7169 "V4 + CV" (lost 12/12/40)Bomber Operational ClaspKIC with unnamed crew 12 December, 1940; crashed at Ibbenbüren while on a domestic flight (Ju 88 Loss List).
84 Meyer, GüntherOblt6/KG-30 (France)Ju 88A-4 Werk # 141103 "4D + PP" (lost 3/3/43)Wound Badge
Bomber Operational Clasp
WIA with unnamed crew 3 March, 1943; emergency landing at sea, off Ouref, after being hit by a nightfighter (Ju 88 Loss List).
85 Meyer, GüntherOfhr1/JG-3Bf 109G-14 Werk # 461319 "White 16" (lost 12/12/44)Fighter Operational ClaspKIA 12 December, 1944; sd in the Dortmund area by British bomber return fire while on a mission against the steel works at Witten, in the Ruhr.
86 Meyer, GustavLt3/SKG-210 (Channel?) Bf 110E-2/N Werk # 3793 "S9 + KL" (lost 5/7/41) Destroyer Operational Clasp MIA with unnamed crew 7 May, 1941 in Map Quadrant Pl.Qu. 1443 East, when he was hit by flak, during aerial combat with fighters, and crashed into the Channel. No VDK match. Bf 110 Loss List & D.Drury. Alternate spelling: Meier & Mejer.
87 Meyer, GustavFwErg/KGr-100He 111H-1 Werk # 2420 (lost 10/28/40)Bomber Operational ClaspKIFA 28 October, 1940; crashed at Lüneburg while on a training mission, no cause reported. Remaining crew (KIFA): R/O Uffz W.Rohland and Gnr Uffz O.Bartels.
88 Meyer, H.Ofw6/KG-2Do 217K-1 Werk # 4583 (lost 5/5/43)Bomber Operational ClaspHis Do 217 crashed at Hilversum Holland on 5 May, 1943, cause and pilot/crew disposition unknown. (DeSwart)
89 Meyer, H.Uffz9/KG-54 (Channel)Ju 88A-4 "B3 + DT" (lost 5/16/44)Bomber Operational ClaspKIA 16 May, 1944; shot down by a Mosquito of No. 456 Sq., piloted by F/O D.W. Arnold, crashing at Medstead, Hampshire. Remaining crew (KIA): Uffz K.Hansen, Gefr H.Steinbrecher and Ogefr H.Zimmer.
90 Meyer, H.HptmStfkpt 9/KG-40He 111H-5 Werk # 4082 "F8 + FT" (lost 8/9/41)Bomber Operational ClaspKIA 9 August, 1941; sd by AA fire during an attack on trawlers, crashing 30m E of Grimsby. Remaining crew: Lt H.Mueller, Fw H.Krummey and Gefr A.Klansfering (all Kia) and Fw H.Merkert (POW).
91 Meyer, HansFw44/JG-26 (1/43), 5/JG-26 (6/43)Fw 190A-4 Werk # 2404 "Black 18" (lost 6/24/43)
EK 1 & 2
Wound Badge
Fighter Operational Clasp
KIA 24 June, 1943 in aerial combat in "Black 18" with a Typhoon of RAF No. 486 Sq.. He crashed inverted into the Channel. His 4th victory, a Spitfire of RAF No. 124 Sq. northwest of St. Omer on 17 February, 1943. Served as wingman for Peter Crump in January, 1943 when both were equally inexperienced.
92 Meyer, HansOblt32/NJG-3 (42), IV/NJG-6 (6/43), Stfkpt 10/NJG-6 (4/44 Balkans)Bf 110C "D5 + AL" , Me 262
EK 1 & 2
Night Fighter Operational Clasp
One victory over the Netherlands and two victories in 10/NJG-6, one, a B-24 3 km SE of Karlopele on 4 April, 1944. . He belly landed his "D5 + AL" (borrowed from 3 Staffel/NJG-3) on the Dutch airfield at Venlo in 1942. He is known to have been training in the Me 262 at wars end.
93 Meyer, HansGefr1927Brandenburg5JG-54 (S.U.)Bf 109G EK 2
Wound Badge
Fighter Operational Clasp
Shot down with wounds in 1944 near Königsberg and hospitalized. After recuperation, he was limited to non-flying status. Jager Blatt 4/2002 & short bio online. Like so many pilots towards the end of the war, he reported in an interview that he served in the Infantry. This could be Uffz Mayer of 4/JG-54 in May, 1944 or Uffz Meier of 1/JG-54, however inconclusive. I found no victories on the OKL Claims List.
94 Meyer, HansLt8/JG-26Fw 190A-6 Werk # 530770 (dam 10/10/43), Fw 190A (lost 3/15/44)Wound Badge
Fighter Operational Clasp
KIA 15 March, 1944; sd during aerial combat, no further detail. He is injured in a crash landing at Twente after an intercept operation over Munster on 10 October, 1943.
95 Meyer, HansUffz1/KG-2 (Channel)Do 17Z Werk # 2591 (lost 10/24/40)Bomber Operational ClaspKIA 24 October, 1940; crashed onfire at Le Clouze, no further detail. Remaining crew (KIA): Uffz W.Schermann, Ogefr W.Welf and Gefr K.Faust.
96 Meyer, Hans AdolfOblt9/19/1920Nordstrand, Krs. Husum1StG-1, StG-3, 8/SG-3, Stfkpt 9/SG-3 (7/44 S.U.)Ju 87D, Fw 190F-8 in SG-3 RK(4/6/44)

Deutsches Kreuz - Gold(6/4/43), EP(9/1/42),

EK 1 & 2
Wound Badge
Dive Bomber Operational Clasp w/Pendant
KIFA 1 July, 1944 during a ferry flight in his Fw 190 when he crashed in bad weather 30 km east of Udetfelde. 402 missions destroying 12 British tanks, 2 supply ships, damaging a destroyer, and participated in the sinking of three Soviet destroyers as well as several Soviet bridges. One known victory, a Soviet P-39 on 20 July, 1944.
97 Meyer, Hans GeorgUffz8/16/1921Neuss19/JG-77Bf 109G-6, Fw 190A-8 Werk # 731737 (lost 8/9/44) EK 2
Fighter Operational Clasp
KIA 9 August, 1944 during aerial combat with American fighters at Oysonville France. Buried Champigny-St Andre, Block 17, Row 21, Gr 1130. One known victory, his 1st, a P-47 in the Chartres area on 7 August, 1944.
98 Meyer, Hans JürgenFhr4/8/19252/JG-103Bf 109G, Fw 190AFighter Operational ClaspKIC 13 March, 1945 in a forest at Stralsund after experiencing elevator failure. Jager Blatt 1/2000.
99 Meyer, Hans OttoFw.12/2/19212/KG(J)-51Me 262 Werk # 170273 "9K + MK" (lost 12/25/44)Fighter Operational ClaspKIA 25 December, 1944; shot down by a Spitfire, piloted by Sq. Ldr. J.E. Collier of RCAF No. 403 Sq. over Eupen Belgium. Meyer had been patrolling the airspace between Malmedy and Houffalize at 14000 feet when he was hit. Meyer was observered bailing out, but no parachute was seen. Buried Lommel, Block 17/439 (Rosseels). He flew wingman for Oblt Rudi Roesch (RK 3/26/44) on 28 November, 1944 when Rudi was sd by British AA fire near Helmond Netherlands. Altho his ac was found, Rudi is still listed as MIA.
Lommel, Belgium
100 Meyer, Hans-KarlOblt5I/JG-53 (5/40)Bf 109E & F
EK 1 & 2
Fighter Operational Clasp

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