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2901 Müller,Fw13/JG-26 (8/43)Fw 190A EK 2
Fighter Operational Clasp
One known victory, a Spitfire 5 km S of Dover on 14 August, 1943. This is most likely Robert Müller before being transferred to JG-5. A Jager Blatt article 2/1998 put him in JG-26 over England before JG-5.
2902 Müller,Lt12/JG-302Bf 109G
EK 1 & 2
Fighter Operational Clasp
One known victory, a B-24 near Blechhammer on 7 August, 1944. This could be Lt Franz Müller.
2903 Müller,Fw210/JG-76Bf 109G
EK 1 & 2
Fighter Operational Clasp
Two known victories, both P-38s at Creil on 25 August, 1944. This may be a Müller from a Destroyer unit, as JG-76 was formed from ZG-76.
2904 Müller, Uffz1Stab/JG-77 (8/42 S.U.)Bf 109F EK 2
Fighter Operational Clasp
His first known Soviet victory, a DB-7 on 13 August, 1942.
2905 Müller, AlfredFhjOfw16 4/JG-27 (5/43), 5/JG-27 (early '44 Wiesbaden), Stab II/JG-27 (7/44) Bf 109G (Trop) in 5/43, Bf 109G-6 Werk # Unk "Black 18" (Wiesbaden in 3/44)
Deutsches Kreuz - Gold(12/1/44)
EP


EK 1 & 2
Wound Badge(5/43)
Fighter Operational Clasp
KIA 16 August, 1944 (Magnus). 4 bombers. One known Desert victory, a P-38 10 km northwest of Marettimo on 10 May, 1943. His 2nd, a B-24D 30 km south of Crotone on 11 July, 1943. His 3rd, a Spitfire 10 km northeast of Catania on 16 July, 1943. His 4th, a B-17 on 6 September, 1943. His 5th, a P-47 in the Hagen-Wuppertal area on 22 February, 1944. His 7th, a P-51 15 km E of Wesendorf on 8 April, 1944. His 8th, same day, another P-51 E of Wesendorf, N of Oranienburg. A 9th, a P-38 E of Raab on 14 July, 1944. A 10th, a P-51 at Schliersee on 19 July, 1944. An 11th, a B-17 at Vilshofen on 21 July, 1944. A 12th, a P-51 at Mürzzuschlag on 25 July, 1944. A 13th, a P-38 E of Graz on 26 July, 1944. A 14th, a P-51 in the Budapest area on 27 July, 1944. A 15th, an Auster III NE of Villers-Bocage on 28 July, 1944. A 16th, a P-51 at Thüringen, S of Arnstädt, on 29 July, 1944. His 15th per OKL, a P-51 S of Gentheim on 5 August, 1944. A 16th, a B-17 20 km NW of Wiener-Neustadt on 7 August, 1944.
2906 Müller, AlfredUffz18/JG-53Bf 109G EK 2
Fighter Operational Clasp
One known victory, a P-51 at Calw, S of Pförzheim, on 3 August, 1944.
2907 Müller, AugustMaj49StabsStaffel/JG-51 (3/43 S.U.), 8/JG-51 (5/43), Stab/JG-51 (8/44 S.U.)Bf 109G & Fw 190A
Deutsches Kreuz - Gold(10/17/43)
EP


EK 1 & 2
Fighter Operational Clasp
KIA 6April, 1945. One known victory, his 2nd, a Potez 63 10 km south of Amiens, 6 June, 1940. His first known Soviet victory, Three Il-2s and a MiG-3 on 4 March, 1943. Two MiG-3s on 5 March, 1943. An Il-2 on 7 March, 1943. A LaGG-5 on 17 March, 1943. Two Il-2s on 6 May, 1943. An SB-2 on 9 May, 1943. A Yak-1 and an Il-2 on 8 June, 1943. A LaGG-3 on 20 July, 1943. A Pe-2 on 24 July, 1943. An Il-2 on 26 July, 1943. A LaGG-3 and a P-39 on 1 August, 1943. A P-39 on 2 August, 1943. Two MiG-3s on 4 August, 1943. A Boston, a LaGG-5 and an Il-2 (m.H.) on 7 August, 1943. An Il-2 (m.H.) and a LaGG-3 in the Dukhovshchina-Yelnva areas on 16 August, 1943. Three DB-3s and an Il-2 (m.H.) in the Dyatkovo area on 24 August, 1943. A Boston N of Konotop on 7 September, 1943. A LaGG-3 at Orscha on 14 October, 1943. A Yak-7 on 10 November, 1943. A Pe-2 33 km SE of Gomel on 22 November, 1943. A Yak-7 on 24 January, 1944. A Pe-2 on 7 August, 1944. A Yak-7 on 9 August, 1944. Three Il-2s on 14 October, 1944.
2908 Müller, AugustGefr511/JG-51 (S.U.)Bf 109F-2 Werk # 6653 "Black 4" (lost 7/14/41)
EK 1 & 2
Fighter Operational Clasp
MIA 14 July, 1941 in the Tolotschin-Orscha area, cause not reported; returned..
2909 Müller, August WilhelmOfw24/JG-3 (6/40 Channel)Bf 109E-1 Werk # 6138 (lost 9/9/40) EK 2
Fighter Operational Clasp
POW 9 September, 1940 after being shot down by an English fighter off Newhaven. His E-1 crashed into the sea, but he bailed safely, landing in a field in East Sussex, and was detained by farmer John Goldsmith until a Canadian soldier took him into captivity. His first known victory, a Potez 63, 10 km south of Amiens on 6 June, 1940. His 2nd, a Hurricane on 9 September, 1940 over Britain. Muller died in Hamburg in 1960.
2910 Müller, EberhardUffzLastensegler FS -1Ju 52G-6e Werk # 3016 "BJ + YQ" (90% dam 8/22/41)Wound Badge
Transport Operational Clasp
Injured in a crash at the Langendieback airport 22 August, 1941; struck an obstruction. Remaining crew (Injured): Gefrs Alfred Bednardsky and Martin Kohl.
2911 Müller, EmilUffz1/27/1909Helfersdorf4/JG-3Bf 109E-1 Werk# 6221 (lost 8/26/40)Fighter Operational ClaspMIA 26 August, 1940; Combat with a fighter, area of Canterbury. Mombeek MIA List. Added: Per the VDK (German Burials), Müller is listed as "Missing at Sea". His body was discovered at sea after he crashed off Whitstable, Kent, but was not recovered (D.Drury).
2912 Müller, ErnstFw4/10/1913Oberflockenbach4/KG-55He 111P Werk # unk "G1 + LM" (lost 8/16/40)Bomber Operational ClaspKIA 16 August, 1940; sd by Hurricanes of No.1 Sq and Spitfires of No.602 Sq.. The ac crashed and exploded at Northchapel, Sussex. Remaining crew (KIA): Hptm Wladimir Sabler, Obs (bur CC/9/4/22); Fw Walter Magerhans, R/O (bur CC/1/5/155); Uffz Erich Schmidtke, Flt Engr (bur CC/1/5/154) and Gefr Albin Szymanowski, Gnr (bur CC/9/4/22). Fw Müller is buried at CC, Plot 9, Row 4, Gr 22 (collective) (D.Drury).
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2913 Müller, ErwinLt204/JG-77 (8/42 S.U.), JG-7Bf 109F & G (Trop)EP


EK 1 & 2
Fighter Operational Clasp
His first known Soviet victory, a LaGG-3 on 14 August, 1942. An Il-2 on 23 August, 1942. An Il-2 and a LaGG-3 on 12 September, 1942. An Il-2 on 21 September, 1942. An Il-2 on 22 September, 1942. A Yak-1 on 2 October, 1942. One known Desert victory, his 14th, a Kittyhawk on 11 January, 1943. His 15th, a P-38 on 18 January, 1943. His 18th, a Spitfire in the Pescara Italy area on 29 April, 1944. His 19th, a P-51 over Italy on 1 May, 1944. A 20th, a B-24 SW of Trieste Italy on 10 June, 1944. Magnus, final victory count may be higher.
2914 Müller, FerdinandOblt39/JG-2 (1/43), Stfkpt 1/JG-2 (7/43)Fw 190A-5 Werk # 530147 (lost 8/16/43)
EK 1 & 2
Fighter Operational Clasp
KIA 16 August, 1943 in aerial combat over Le Bourget and Poix airfields, under attack by the Eighth Air Force AC. One known victory, a B-17 on 3 January, 1943. A 2nd, a B-17 near Brest on 16 April, 1943. A 3rd, a Spitfire IX 55 km NNW of Caen on 27 July, 1943.
2915 Müller, FriedrichOfw6/Sch.G-2(7/43), 6/StG-77 (5/44), 9/SG-10Fw 190A-5/U3, Fw 190F-8
Deutsches Kreuz - Gold(7/12/43)

EK 1 & 2
Assault Operational Clasp
Russian POW in August, 1944. Thought to have died in a Soviet POW Camp. Jager Blatt article.
2916 Müller, Friedrich Karl "Nasen" Maj12/4/1911Sulzbach, Saar30 5/KGzbV-172(9/39), I/KG-50(12/42), Stab/JG-301, 1/JG-300(6/43), Stfkpt 1/NJGr-10, Kdr I/NJG-11 (8/44 to end) He 177, Fw 190A-6 Wk# 550453 "Green 3" & Fw 190A-6 Werk # 550717 (lost 10/22/43; crash @ Gummelsbach due to engine fire) in JG-300, Bf 109G-10/AS "Green 3" also in JG-300, Bf 109G-6/AS "Red 2" in 1/NJG-10, Bf 109G-14 (w/30 vics on Rudder) & Fw 190A (both in NJG-11) RK(7/27/44)

Deutsches Kreuz - Gold(10/19/43)
EP(11/26/43)

EK 1 & 2
Wnd Bdg
Transport & Night Fighter Oper.Clsp in Brnz
52 missions as a Night Fighter. 30 Night victories, 23 of them with the "Wilde Sau" unit. One known victory, a Halifax at Margraf Cologne on 4 July, 1943, believed to be the first "Wilde Sau" victory. Two known victories on 11 August, 1943, a Halifax 5 km NNE of the Biblis airfield and a 2nd Halifax at Vermütlich, N of Heidelberg. A Lancaster 10 km NW of Swinemünde on 17 August, 1943. Two Stirlings in the Berlin area on 24 August, 1943. A Lancaster 25 km SE of Munich on 7 September, 1943. A Mosquito at Eindhoven on 23 August, 1944. A Lancaster NW of Frankfurt a. Main on 12 September, 1944. Another double victory, both Lancasters on 4 December, 1944; one at Wörth-Lautersbad, the other SW of Karlsrühe. His 28th, an "e/a" on 14 January, 1945. His last known victories, his 29th & 30th, were both "e/a" on 21 February, 1945. He flew the He 177 in KG-50. Nicknamed "Nasen Müller". Another source notes the Werk Number for his A-6 as "350453", the 3 replacing the 5. Deceased 2 November, 1987.
2917 Müller, Friedrich Karl "Tutti"Obstlt12/25/1916Berlin Lichterfelde1408/JG-53(5/40), Stfkpt 1/JG-53(12/41 Malta), Kdr I/JG-53(7/42), Kdr I/JG-3(11/42), Kdr JG-3(3/44)Bf 109E-4 Werk # 5251 (ditched at sea 9/15/40; rescued), Bf 109E-4 "Black RK(9/14/41)-EL(9/23/42)

Deutsches Kreuz - Gold(2/7/44)
EP(12/13/43)

EK 1 & 2
Fighter Operational Clasp w/Pendant
KIFA 29 May, 1944 when he crashed upon landing at Salzwedel after his G-6 Werk# 410827 stalled at low level. uninjured in a crash in Wk# 14510 at Bizerta on 25 January, 1943; overturned on landing. 600 combat missions. 3 Unconfirmed victories. 100 victories in the East. 23 bombers, 17 at night. His first victory, a Hawk-75A 15 km west of Amiens, 27 May, 1940. Nos.3 & 4, both Morane 406s at Compiegne on 5 June, 1940. His 5th, a Morane 406 at Compiegne on 7 June, 1940. His 10th, a Spitfire at Dungeness on 6 September, 1940. . Also known to have flown Bf 109E "White 2" of III/JG-53, much earlier. While serving in Russia, he once achieved 50 victories within one month. His 26th victory, a Soviet I-61 on 3 June, 1942. His 30th, a LaGG-3 3 km E of the Sossue-Obaja airfield on 3 July, 1942. A triple, one of many, on 12 August, 1942: an Il-2 and two MiG-3s. Two MiG-1s and three Il-2s on 30 August, 1942. Seven victories on 7 September, 1942; a Yak-1, a MiG-1, and five Il-2s, all in the Bhf. Kotluban area. He served briefly as Kdr IV(Sturm)/JG-3 in February, 1944. His 120th victory, a B-17 SW of Burg on 8 March, 1944. His 125th, a B-24 (HSS) 40 km N of Rügen on 9 April, 1944. His 140th, a B-17 in the Frankfurt area on 12 May, 1944.
2918 Müller, FritzOfw410(Nacht)/ZG-1, 5/NJG-200 (8/43 S.U.)Bf 110
EK 1 & 2
Destroyer Operational Clasp
His first known victory, a Soviet A-20 Boston on 29 March, 1943. A 2nd, an SB-2 on the night of 15-16 June, 1943. A 3rd, a DB-3 on the night of 24-25 June, 1943. A 4th, an Il-2 on 30 August, 1943.
2919 Müller, Fritz R.G.Lt12/17/192023 8/JG-53 (3/42), 7/JG-53 (3/44 Italy), 10/JG-53 (8/44), 11/JG-7 (2/45), EKdo 262, III/JG-7 Bf 109E, F & Bf 109G-6 Werk # 161948 "White 15 + I" (lost 4/12/44; WIA in combat south of Todi Italy, bailed safely) in JG-53, Me 262A-1a Werk # 500491 & Wk# 170059 (later to KG-51)
Deutsches Kreuz - Gold
EP


EK 1 & 2
Fighter Operational Clasp
While in III/JG-7 on 4 April, 1945, he shot down a B-24 "TrounbleNMind" of the 448BG flown by Capt. John M. Ray, using the deadly R4M air-to-air missles. Six of the crew parachuted safely. The B-24 split in two. Magnus Report. His 262 (actually the mount of Oblt Heinz Arnold) is on display at the National Air & Space Museum in Washington, D.C.. His first victory believed to be a Spitfire over Malta on 22 March, 1942. His 8th, a Spitfire 15 km E of Mantua on 17 February, 1944. Victories 9, 10, & 11, three Spitfires in the Pomezia area on 19 February, 1944. His 12th, a P-38 at Cassino on 15 March, 1944. His 14th, a Spitfire S of Anzio on 29 March, 1944. His 17th, a B-17 SW of Lüneburg on 24 August, 1944. An 18th, a Mosquito in the Salzburg area on 26 November, 1944. 6 victories in the Me 262. One known Me 262 victory, a B-17 NW of Dresden on 21 March, 1945. A 2nd, a B-24 near Lüneburg on 25 March, 1945. His 20th, a B-24 S of Bremen on 4 April, 1945. A P-47 on 9 April, 1945. His 22nd, a B-17 W of Prag, over Elbschleife, on 17 April, 1945.


Müller with his new Me 262A ( WrkNr. 170059) at Leipheim
2920 Müller, GerhardOblt1/21/1913Berlin8/KG-2Do 17Z Werk # unk "U5 + DS" (lost 8/13/40)Bomber Operational ClaspMIA (and declared KIA) 13 August, 1940: failed to return from a mission over Eastchurh England. Remaining crew: Oblt Werner Morich (geb 12/19/15 Stederdorf), Obs, (MIA); Ofw Karl Langer (geb 10/17/15 Buchwald), R/O (KIA) and Fw Rudolf Haensgen (geb 3/12/15 Hamburg), Flt Engr (WIA & POW, interned in Canada. Source: Lw Loss Report via Joe Potter. Added: Initially buried in a collective grave with Horst von der Groeben in Whitstable, Kent, Müller and Groeben buried at CC, Plot 9, Row 8, Gr 49 (collective). Langer buried in CC, Plot 1, Row 5, Gr 178 (D.Drury). Alternate spelling: Mueller.
Cannock Chase
2921 Müller, GustlUffz1411/JG-51 (6/41 S.U.)Bf 109F & GEP


EK 1 & 2
Fighter Operational Clasp
One known victory, his 1st & 2nd Soviet victories, both SB-2s on 22 June, 1941. A 3rd, an R-10 on 13 August, 1941. A 4th, a Pe-2 on 29 October, 1941. A 5th, an R-5 on 6 December, 1941. A 6th, an I-61 on 31 March, 1942. A 7th, an Il-2 on 4 August, 1942. A Pe-2 NW of Gshalsk on 4 September, 1942. A 9th, an Il-2 near Velikiye Luki on 16 December, 1942. Two Il-2s 17 km SW of Velikiye Luki on 17 December, 1942. A 12th, an Il-2 on 29 December, 1942. A 13th, an Il-2 on 5 January, 1943. A 14th, a Pe-2 on 16 January, 1943. Magnus Report; this may be August.
2922 Müller, HansOfw3(F)/122 (Creil 4/43), (Paris/Orly 7/44)Ju 88D-1 Werk # 430646 (lost 4/43), Ju 88 "F6 + GL"(7/44), Ju 188F-1 "F6 + GL" (lost 8/44)Observer Operational ClaspKIA 6 August, 1944; shot down by a night fighter during a night recon over the roads to Dinan/Brittany. He and Obs. Lt Fritz Lauter perished in the crash, The three crew were ordered to bail and were taken prisoner. Remaining crew: Fw Walter Eppel, R/O; and Gunners, Ofw Albert Klauser and Uffz Josef Polcher, While on recon over the east coast of England, he was repeatedly attacked by a Spitfire of RAF No. 41 Sq., piloted by F/O Hograth. The crew were forced to ditch in the Channel off Oostende Be., and were apparently rescued. The damaged Spitfire was able to return to base. Remaining crew: Oblt Herbert Schultz, Obs; Uffz Walter Eppel, R/O and Uffz Hans Joachim Weidemüller. Took place in the Invasion Front reconnaissance missions in the Cherbourg areas. Wiki Luft data.
2923 Müller, Hans HermannHptm2/5/192118I/NJG-2, 7/NJG-2, Stab III/NJG-2, 10/NJG-3 (3/44 to 5/44), 12/NJG-3 (8/44), Stab II/NJG-3, ENJ St./KG-51Bf 110
Deutsches Kreuz - Gold(10/1/44)
EP


EK 1 & 2
Wound Badge
Night Fighter Operational Clasp
WIA 10/11 June, 1944; shot up by AA fire, bailed soth of Caen (Balss). One known victory, his 5th, a B-17 "DN-3" southwest of Lister Fjord on 16 November, 1943. His 6th, another B-24 "GQ-5" two days later, on 18 November, 1943 (both Perry Claims). Nos. 15 & 16, both B-17s west of Gütersloh on 22 February, 1944 (Perry Claims). His 17th, a B-17 in the Daun area on 24 February, 1944. A "4 mot" over the North Sea, near Kiel, on 17 August, 1944. A Stirling on 29 September, 1944, no location. He may have received the Knights Cross. Flugbuch. Magnus Report; victory count may be as high as 30. Bowers/Lednicer, 30 victories.
2924 Müller, Hans OttoUffz49/JG-52 (7/43 S.U.)Bf 109G-6 Werk # 15569 "Yellow 8" (lost 8/29/43)
EK 1 & 2
Fighter Operational Clasp
MIA 29 August, 1943 after combat with P-39s Amwrossijewka (Artemowsk). He was serving as wingman for Korts, who also went MIA this date. His first known victory, a Soviet LaGG on 5 July, 1943. A 2nd, a LaGG on 6 July, 1943. A 3rd, an Il-2 (m.H.) on 3 August, 1943. A 4th, a LaGG on 17 August, 1943.
2925 Müller, HeinzOfwI/JG-300Fw 190A-8, Bf 109G-6 most likely lost 8/44)Fighter Operational ClaspMüller appears on an JG-300 AC Lost List; AC lost the very end of August, 1944, pilot disposition and location unknown.
2926 Müller, HelmutOblt8/28/19139I/LG-1 (39), 13(Z)/LG-1 (40) Bf 109E, Bf 110C-3 Werk # 3802 "L1 + IH" (lost 9/15/40)
EK 1 & 2
Destroyer Operational Clasp
KIA 15 September, 1940 (Magnus). Shot down by fighters and crashing SW of Hothfield, Kent. His R/O-Gnr Fw Andreas Hoffmann (geb 3/13/1915 Rodach) was also KIA (he died shortly after interrogation). Both buried CC, Blk 1, Row 5; Müller in Gr 162, Hoffmann in Gr 182 (D.Drury). One known victory, his 1st, a PZL P-24 at Zezrze on 1 September, 1939. A Morane 406 at St.Mihiel 11 May, 1940. A 2nd Morane at Vouziers 12 May, 1940. A 3rd Morane 20 km south of Amiens, 25 May, 1940. Two Spitfires southwest of Dunkirk, 27 May, 1940. Tthree Spitfires in the Needles area on 8 August, 1940. A Spitfire at Blandford Forum on 13 August, 1940. Magnus, 10 victories.
Cannock Chase
2927 Müller, HermannOblt16Erg/NJG-2, Stab III/NJG-2 (8/42), Stab IV/NJG-3 (4/43), 10/NJG-3 (8/43)Bf 110
Deutsches Kreuz - Gold
EP


EK 1 & 2
Night Fighter Operational Clasp
One known victory, a Wellington on 22 February, 1942. Another, a Boston 13 April, 1942. Another, a B-24 on 20 June, 1942. His 4th, a Wellington on 26 June, 1942. His 5th and 6th, a Halifax and a Lancaster on 28 August, 1942. Another, a Stirling on 21 April, 1943. An 8th, a Stirling on 24 August, 1943. His 10th, a B-17 on 9 October, 1943. A double victory on 4 November, 1943; both Stirlings. A 13th, a B-17 SW of Lister Fjord on 16 November, 1943. His 14th, a B-24D at Skager Rak, N of Thisted on 18 November, 1943. A double victory on 22 February, 1944, a 15th & 16th, both B-17s W of Gütersloh .
2928 Müller, HorstLt14/KG-40 (Atlantic)Ju 88C-6 Werk # 360432 "F8 + PY" (lost 8/13/43)Bomber Operational ClaspMIA with unnamed crew 13 August, 1943, cause unknown, location not reported (Ju 88 Loss List).
2929 Müller, HugoUffz9/3/19218/JG-53 (Reich Def)Bf 109G-6 Werk # 165557 "Black 19 + I" (lost 8/3/44)Fighter Operational ClaspKIA 3 August, 1944 during aerial combat with a P-51 of 355FG near Simmersfeld, buried Wörgl/Tirol.
2930 Müller, KurtObltStab II/KG-40 (Soesterberg)Do 217E-1 Werk # 5093 "F8 + EC" (lost 8/9/41)Bomber Operational ClaspMIA with his entire crew, 9 August, 1941, when his ac was lost due to unknown circumstances, and in an unknown location, thought to be over the sea. Remaining crew: Ofw Heinz Rüggebrecht, Obs; Ofw Willi Obermann, R/O and Fw Otto Simon, Flt Engr (D.Drury).
2931 Müller, KurtFwJGr Süd, II/JG-26 (joins 7/44), 5/JG-26Fw 190A-8 Werk # 731746 "White 5" (lost)Fighter Operational Clasp in BronzeKIA 15 August, 1944 during aerial combat in "White 5" with a P-47 of 373FG at Rambouillet.
2932 Müller, MartinUffz412/JG-3Bf 109
EK 1 & 2
Fighter Operational Clasp
One known victory, a B-24 over southern Italy on 16 August, 1943. His 2nd, a P-38 over the Naples area, 20 August, 1943. His 3rd, a P-38 over the Ischia area, 30 August, 1943. Another, a B-24D over southern Italy, 3 September, 1943. This may be the Martin Müller, who earlier (7/42) served in II/JG-5 in Norway.
2933 Müller, OttoFw38/JG-2 (6/43), 12/JG-2 (6/44) Fw 190A-5 Werk # 152681 (80% dam 8/11/43)
EK 1 & 2
Wound Badge
Fighter Operational Clasp
Injured 11 August, 1943 when he hit an obstruction while landing at Brest. One known victory, a B-17 on 28 June, 1943. A 2nd, a Typhoon 10 km NW of Evreux on 6 June, 1944. A 3rd, a P-51 at Villers-Bocage on 16 June, 1944. This could be Ofw Otto Müller, later in Erg/JG-1.
2934 Müller, Peter G.FhjFw7/22/1923 (?)Dresden (?)34/NJG-1 (Düsseldorf)Bf 110G-4 Werk # Unk (lost 1/1/45)
EK 1 & 2
Night Fighter Operational Clasp
KIA 1 January, 1945; shot down by Allied ack-ack during a night interdiction sortie over Belgium (T.Boiten). One known victory, a "4 mot" at beacon "Stephan" on 17 June, 1944. A 2nd, a "4 mot" at Ahlhorn on 13 August, 1944. Boiten 3 victories. Added: His birth and burial information herein, seem to be a perfect match, but subject to viewer scrutiny. He is buried in the German War Cem., Lommel (Be.), Blk 21, Gr 388. A 3rd claim, a Halifax SW of Essen, 4 November, 1944 (D.Drury).
Lommel, Belgium
2935 Müller, RichardOgefr7/JG-4Fw 190A-8 Werk # unk (lost 8/13/44)Fighter Operational ClaspKIC at Lüneburg on 13 August, 1944, no further detail (JG-4 List).
2936 Müller, RichardUffz7/SG-2Ju 87D-5 Werk # 141542 "T6 + OR" (lost 8/17/44)Dive Bomber Operational ClaspKIA 17 August, 1944 at Käru, Lääne-Viru County, Estonia, sd by flak. His R/O-Gnr, Uffz heinz Schmidt, was also killed. No VDK burial match for either of them (D.Drury).
2937 Müller, RobertOblt11Jasta Holland(12/40), Stab I/JG-77(6/41), 3/JG-26 (8/43), Act. Kdr I/JG-5 (1/10/44-1/25/44), Stfkpt 3/JG-5(6/44)Bf 109E in Jagdstaffel & JG-77, Fw 190AEP


EK 1 & 2
Wound Badge
Fighter Operational Clasp
MIA 17 July, 1944 (Magnus) (probably KIA). Wounded in aerial combat on 10 January, 1944. Channel pilot. His first known victory, a Blenheim SW of Stavanger on 12 June, 1941. Two Beauforts on 17 May, 1942. A Spitfire 5 km S of Dover on 14 August, 1943. Another, a P-47 E of Montdidier on 7 June, 1944. A 5th & 6th known, both P-38s on 11 June, 1944; one at Roye, the other at Compiegne. A P-51 S of Marle/Laon on 1 July, 1944.
2938 Müller, RolfLt9/KG-54Ju 88A-4 Werk # 301 328 "B3 + BT" (lost 6/6/44)Bomber Operational ClaspOpposed the Normandy Invasion attacking shipping, along with four others from his squadron. MIA with his entire crew on D-Day, 6 June, 1944, off the coast of Normandy, cause unknown. Remaining crew (MIA): Gefr August Kupprion (or Kuprion), Obs; Fw Waldemar Baetke (or Bethge), R/O and Uffz Gerhard Biedermann, Gnr (D.Drury).
2939 Müller, RudolfFw46/JG-300 (9/44)Bf 109G-14 (lost 11/27/44), Fw 190A-8 (lost 12/31/44)EP


EK 1 & 2
Fighter Operational Clasp
His G-14 was lost at Rüstungen/Harz. His A-8 was lost 31 December, 1944 at Unterstedt/Rottenburg. The injuries in either loss are unknown. His first known victory, a B-24 at Jüterborg on 21 June, 1944 (This victory may have been attributed to Uffz Rudi Müller in 10/JG-300). A 2nd, a Mosquito on 21 August, 1944, no location. A 3rd, a B-24 50 km SE of Kassel on 27 September, 1944. A 4th, a B-24 at Prossnitz on 17 December, 1944.
2940 Müller, SiegfriedLt3/13/1924Wilkau, Sachsen17 II/JG-51 (43), Sturmstf 1 (3/44), Stfkpt 16/JG-3 (4/44), 11/JG-3 (5/44), 14/JG-3 (9/44), Act Kdr IV/JG-3 (1/45), JG-7 (4/45) Bf 109F & G, Fw 190A7 "Wh 7", & A-8 "Wh 8 & 19", Fw 190A-8 "Red 15" in 16 Staffel, 12/44 lost at Bracht, Me 262 in JG-7
Deutsches Kreuz - Gold(4/45)
EP (11/30/42)


EK 1 & 2
Fighter Operational Clasp
10 four-engine bombers. 137 combat missions. Flew over Salerno & Monte Cassino in 43. Flew over the Ardennes in December, 1944. Bodenplatte pilot. One known victory, his 3rd, a B-24 E of Braunschweig on 8 April, 1944. His 4th, a B-24 at Haldersleben on 11 April, 1944. His 5th victory, still in Sturmstaffel 1, a B-17 (HSS) NE of Mannheim on 13 April, 1944. His 6th, a B-17 at Haldensleben on 29 April, 1944 (Perry Claims). His 8th, a B-24 at Lechtaler Alpen on 3 August, 1944. His 9th, a B-24 at Eisenach on 27 September, 1944. A 10th, a B-17 near Halle on 2 November, 1944. His 11th , a B-24 at Hunsrück on 2 December, 1944. His 12th & 13th, both B-26s at Büllingen-Stavelot on 23 December, 1944, while in 16/JG-3. His 14th, a Typhoon in the Eindhoven (Target) area on 1 January, 1945, still in 16 Staffel. His 15th, an Il-2 on 18 February, 1945. His 16th, a P-39 on 19 February, 1945. His 17th a Yak-3 on 16 March, 1945. Flugbuch 3/44 to 4/45.

2941 Müller, SiegfriedLt12/23/19233(F)/123 (Atlantic) Ju 88D-1 Werk # 430896 "4U + BL" (lost 10/29/43) Observer Operational Clasp KIC with unnamed crew near Lorient 29 October, 1943; crashed due to engine trouble (Ju 88 Loss List). Added: Remaining crew (KIC, all bur Mont de Huisnes, Vault 11): Fw Kurt Jung (geb 7/12/1908, Gr 61); Uffz Herbert Hummel (geb 8/27/1922, Gr 42) and Ogefr Wilhelm Holl (geb 6/30/1921, Gr 22). Pilot Lt Müller buried Vault 11, Grave 82 (absa3945). Added: 3(F)/123's 2000th flight took place on 23 August, 1943. His crew; Oblt Günther Klien, Obs; Ofw Siegfried Kirch, R/O and Fw Roman Gastager, Gnr (D.Drury).
2942 Müller, Siegfried BruchmüllerOfw11/10/191733JG-26, 9/JG-54 (2/42 S.U.; 12/43 Reich Def), 8/JG-54 (2/44), 11/JG-54 (2/45)Bf 109F-4 #13089 "Yellow 4" (lost 5/1/42 Leningrad, retd), G-2 #10436, G5/Y #26091 (lost 12/22/43; WIA), Fw 190D-9 #210088 (lost)
Deutsches Kreuz - Gold(2/26/42)
EP


EK 1 & 2
Wound Badge
Fighter Operational Clasp
KIA 21 February, 1945 in Werk# 210088 "Yellow 10" in aerial combat with American P-47s near Babenhausen, Germany airfield. One known Soviet victory, a Pe-2 on 26 February, 1942, while in 9/JG-54. An I-18 on 16 March, 1942. An I-18 on 4 April, 1942. A Yak-1 on 14 June, 1942. Two Yak-1s on 8 July, 1942. A LaGG-3 on 31 August, 1942. An Il-2 on 4 September, 1942. Two Il-2s on 7 September, 1942. A MiG-3 on 16 September, 1942. Four I-16 Ratas on 30 September, 1942. A LaGG-3 on 29 October, 1942. A LaGG-3 and an Il-2 on 30 October, 1942. An Il-2 on 4 January, 1943. While in 9 Staffel, he was shot down 3X on 2/26/42 in an F-4, on 5/1/42 in # 13089, an F4/R1 w/o wounds, and 9/9/42 in the G-2 "Yellow 3". Downed once in 8 Staffel with wounds, on 12/22/43 in the G-5/Y "SL+RA" "Black 7" over Wiesenfeld near Quackenbrück. One known western victory, a B-17 12 km north of Wilhelmshaven on 11 June, 1943. A B-17 on 20 February, 1944. A P-47 in the Nassau/Montabauer area on 13 February, 1945. A P-47 near Babenhausen airfield on 21 February, 1945.
2943 Müller, WalterUffz11/JG-1Fw 190A-3 Werk # 30428 "Yellow 3 + O" (lost)Fighter Operational ClaspKIC 6 August, 1942 when he collided with an AA Balloon over Gelsenkirchen. No known grave.
2944 Müller, WilhelmFw57/JG-54, Stab III/JG-54 (8/44)Fw 190A-8 Werk# 170644 "Wh 2" (lost), Fw 190A-8/Zy "White 7" (lost)
EK 1 & 2
Wound Badge
Fighter Operational Clasp
Last entry in the Klein Report has Wilhelm in the A-8/Zy shot down 25 July, 1944 by Dreux France, no disposition on the pilot. On 8 June, 1944 , he was shot down with wounds in his A-8 over Crosarville. One known victory, this same date, a Spitfire at Cagny, SE of Caen, on 8 June, 1944. A double victory, both P-38s at Paris/Villacoublay on 23 July, 1944. A 4th, a P-51 at Lisieux on 15 August, 1944. This was JG-54s 100th victory over Allied AC over the Normandy Invasion Front.
2945 Müller, WilhelmOfw103/JG-26, 2/JG-26 (8/40 Channel), 3/JG-26 (11/40)Bf 109E-4 Werk # 0677 "Yellow 1" (lost 11/7/40)
EP(11/7/40)

EK 1 & 2
Fighter Operational Clasp
KIA 7 November, 1940 in aerial combat with Hurricanes of RAF No. 249 Sq.. His radiator had been hit, and he was ordered by Oblt Seifert to crashland in England. Instead, he tried to make it back across the Channel, and disappeared without a trace. In November of 1940, he was the only member of I Gruppe to receive the Ehrenpokal (EP-Honor Cup). One known victory, his 1st, a Hawk-75A east of Le Bourget, 3 June, 1940. His 2nd, a Spitfire northwest of Beauvais, 8 June, 1940. His 3rd, another Spitfire, same day, at Amiens. His 4th, a Blenheim N of Unterbach on 7 July, 1940. His 5th, a Spitfire 5 km S of Dover on 14 August, 1940. His 6th, a Hurricane N of Tonbridge on 16 August, 1940. His 7th, a Hurricane NE of Manston on 24 August, 1940. His 8th & 9th, two Spitfires into the Channel between Dover-Calais on 25 August, 1940. His 10th, a Spitfire at Dover on 29 August, 1940.
2946 Müller, WilhelmOfw3 II/JG-26 (joins from flt trng 8/44), 6/JG-26 (10/44 Kirchhellen) Fw 190A-8 Werk # 171649 "Black 14" (lost 10/7/44)
EK 1 & 2
Fighter Operational Clasp in Bronze
KIA 7 October, 1944 during aerial combat in "Black 14" with a Spitfire of RAF No. 442 Sq., crashing at Nijmegen. Magnus Report & SGLO lists him as MIA. One known victory, his 3rd, a Spitfire at Beaumont-sur-Oise, near Evreux, on 23 August, 1944.
2947 Müller, WilhelmUffz3/28/1923Gummersbach9/JG-1 (France)Bf 109G-6 Werk # 165833 "White 5" (lost 8/10/44)Fighter Operational ClaspMIA 10 August, 1944 during aerial combat at Le Plessis France, no further detail. No known grave.
2948 Müller, XaverOfw471/JG-54, 14/JG-54, 5/JG-54 (8/42 S.U.)Bf 109F & G, Fw 190 "White 2", Fw 190A-6 Werk# 530351 "Black 2" (lost 8/27/43)
Deutsches Kreuz - Gold(10/17/43 Post.)
EP


EK 1 & 2
Fighter Operational Clasp
KIA 27 August, 1943 by flak in Werk# 530351 NW of Ssewsk, S.U.. His first known Soviet victory, an Il-2 on 22 August, 1942. A P-2 on 25 August, 1942. An La-5 on 4 December, 1942. An Il-2 on 12 December, 1942. A P-2 on 27 February, 1943. Two P-2s on 4 March, 1943. A LaGG-3 on 5 March, 1943. A LaGG-3 on 6 March, 1943. An Il-2 on 7 March, 1943. A P-2 and an Il-2 on 14 March, 1943. A LaGG-5 on 22 May, 1943. An I-153 on 23 May, 1943. A LaGG-5 on 26 May, 1943. A Soviet P-40 on 27 May, 1943. An Il-2 on 23 July, 1943. Two Il-2s on 25 July, 1943. A Yak-7 on 28 July, 1943. Another Yak-7 on 29 July, 1943. A P-40 on 1 August, 1943. A P-39 on 2 August, 1943. An Il-2, a Pe-2 and a Yak-7 on 4 August, 1943. A LaGG-3 on 12 August, 1943. A P-40 on 15 August, 1943. A LaGG-5 on 19 August, 1943. A LaGG-5 and an Il-2 on 21 August, 1943. Two Boston IIIs on 23 August, 1943. A Yak-7 on 26 August, 1943, one day before his death.
2949 Müncheberg, Hans-Joachim Maj12/31/1918Friedrichshof, Pommern135Stafkpt 7/JG-26 (3/41 Sicily), Kdr II/JG-26, Stab/JG-51 (8/42 S.U.), III/JG-26 Adjutant, Kdr JG-77 (12/42)Bf 109E-4 "White 1 + I" (8/40), Bf 109E-7 "White 12"(Sicily 41), "Wh 2" & "Wh 13" w/ 7 Stf., Fw 190A-2 Wk# 20257 "Brn 12" w/6Stf, Fw 190A-2 Werk # 20209 (12/41), Bf 109G-2 Werk # 10725 (35% dam 12/10/42;engine fire due to combat, crash at Arco Philaenorum, pilot OK), Bf 109G-6 Werk # 16381 "-- + --" (lost 3/23/43) RK(9/14/40)-S(9/9/42)

Deutsches Kreuz - Gold(6/5/42)

EK 1 & 2
Wound Badge
Medagalia d'Oro Italy

Ital. Pilot wing
Ftr Oper.Clasp w/Pend
KIA 23 March, 1943 over Tunisia in Bf 109G-6 Werk # 16381, when the wings came off his aircraft during aerial combat, after colliding with Spitfires of the American 52nd FG. He is buried at Les Massem, N. Africa. 500 combat missions. 46 of his victories were Spitfires. His 1st victory, a Blenheim southwest of Opladen, north of Leverkusen, 7 November, 1939, while serving in Stab III/JG-26. His 4th, a Hurricane at Overijsche, SE of Brussels on 15 May, 1940. His 5th victory, a Spitfire west of Dunkirk, 29 May, 1940. His 10th, a Hurricane 15 km NE of Dover on 28 July, 1940. Shot down Peter Waghorn 261 Sqd during attack on Malta. One known early Soviet victory, two Pe-2s on 3 August, 1942 in a Bf 109F. A MiG-3 on 9 August, 1942. 11 victories in the Desert. He was also known to fly AC Bf 109E-7 "White 12" in 7 Staffel. He force landed a Bf 109G-2 Werk# 10725 10 December, 1942, after aerial combat with RCAF P-40s, piloted by F/L r.r. Smith & F/Sgt C.L. Shaver of 112 So., NW of Agheila. EL 5/7/41. Benito Mussolini conferred the Italian Gold Medal for Bravery (Medagalia d Oro) on 7 May, 1941, to Müncheberg for his 1941 Mediterranean service. He, Schöpfel and Galland were the first three Knights Cross winners in JG-26. Nickname: "Jochen". Photos
2950 Müncheberg, PaulUffz2/JG-77 (Med)Bf 109G-6 Werk # 18535 (30% dam 8/5/43), Bf 109G-6 Werk # 15444 "Red 11" (lost 8/7/43)Wound Badge
Fighter Operational Clasp
Injured in an accidental crash south of Crotone on 7 August, 1943. He died of his injuries the next day. Injured 5 August, 1943 in a crash landing at Locri due to engine damage.
2951 Münchenhagen, RolfHptm10(StG)/LG-1Ju 87B (lost 8/15/40)Wound Badge
Dive Bomber Operational Clasp
POW 15 August, 1940; sd with wounds by fighters and crashed into the sea off Folkestone, Kent. The pilot bailed and was taken prisoner. The R/O-Gnr, Ofw Herbert Heyse (or Heise) was KIA (D.Drury).
2952 Munchmeyer, WolfgangLt1/ZG-2 (Channel)Bf 110C-4 Werk # 3201 "3M + LH" (lost 8/13/40) Wound Badge
Destroyer Operational Clasp
POW 13 August, 1940 after being shot down with wounds by a Hurricane of No. 601 Sq. believed piloted by Sgt Leonard Guy. He baled successfully in spite of his wounds. The ac crashed at North Baddesly, Hampshire. His R/O-Gunner, Uffz Fritz Labusch was KIA, buried CC, Plot 2, Row 2, Gr 27. Alternate spelling: Münchmeyer (Bf 110 Loss List & D. Drury)
Cannock Chase
2953 Munedorf, HelmutUffzII/JG-5 (Finland)Bf 109G-6 Werk # 20119 (90% dam 8/17/43)Wound Badge
Fighter Operational Clasp
WIC (injured) 17 August, 1943; non-operational landing accident, colliding with Fw Horst Rolly in Wk# 20120, at Rovaniemi Norway airfield. Source: SIG Norway.
2954 Müngersdorff, PaulLt2/27/1922Esch Koln3Stab II/JG-2 (8/43 Channel), 5/JG-2 (3/44 Epinoy), 3/JG-2 (11/44; 1/45 Nidda)Bf 109G-6 Werk # 15781 (or 15782) "Black 7 + -" (60% dam 8/12/43), Bf 109G-6/R6 Werk # Unk "Wh 28" (Creil 3/44), Bf 109G-6 Werk # 165205 (lost 7/44)
EK 1 & 2
Wound Badge in Black
Fighter Operational Clasp
POW; Surrendered in southern Germany. In II Gruppe. Crashed in his "Black 7" on 12 August, 1943 in a cornfield near Aachen due to engine trouble. He suffered no injury. WIA 14 July, 1944 when he was shot down by an RCAF Spitfire piloted by F/L D.E. Noonan, in the area of Bagnoles de lOrne. He bailed safely despite his wounds. Toward the end of April, 1945, his airfield at Marienbad came under attack by P-51s. With ground personnel already gone from the field, He and a Major Donath manned a MG position, firing at the attackers as some of their AC were attempting to take off. Maj Donath was hit in the hip and died later from his injuries. Müngersdorff fled into a nearby woods to avoid the P-51s fury. Maj Donath was buried the next day in the Marienbad Cemetery. One known victory, a B-17 3 km east of Blaton, 23 October, 1943. A 2nd, a B-17 in the Strasbourg area on 18 March, 1944. A 3rd, a P-38 at Caen on 25 June, 1944. Alternate spelling: Mungersdorf or Müngersdorf. Deceased 27 March, 2004.
2955 Münkhoff, FerdinandUffz3/JG-53 (Med)Bf 109G-6/R1 Werk # 20417 "Yellow 6" (lost 8/30/43)Fighter Operational ClaspMIA 30 August, 1943 west of Amanthea, cause unknown.
2956 Munsche, Karl HeinzOfw189/JG-2Bf 109F-2 Wk# 12834 (80% lost 8/41), Fw 190A-2 Wk# 0125280 (40% dam 8/13/42), Fw 190A-8 Wk# 690139 (lost 7/44)
Deutsches Kreuz - Gold(10/1/44 Post.)
EP


EK 1 & 2
Wound Badge
Fighter Operational Clasp
MIA 25 July, 1944; Unknown reason, Caen. Mombeek MIA List. Wounded 17 August, 1941 from small arms fire causing him to crash near Berck-sur-Mer. Injured in the A-2 crash on 13 August, 1942 at Theville airfield, making a belly landing due to ancilliary (auxiliary) failure. 10+ bombers. One known victory, a Hawk 75 west northwest of Cherbourg on 2 February, 1942. On 11 June, 1942, he downed two Spitfires of RAF No. 41 Sq., into the sea, south of the Isle of Wight. A B-17 on 3 January, 1943. Another B-17 on 17 May, 1943 in the Bordeaux area. Two B-17s in the St. Nazaire region on 29 May, 1943. A B-17 on 28 June, 1943. Another B-17 on 4 July, 1943. A Typhoon on 15 August, 1943. A B-17 at Corbeille-Essonnes on 15 September, 1943. A B-24 20 km S of Charleville on 30 December, 1943. A Spitfire on 6 January, 1944. A B-17 on 8 February, 1944. A Mosquito at Evreux on 4 July, 1944. A Spitfire at Vimoutiers-Gace on 13 July, 1944. A P-51 at Bernay-LeNeubourg on 17 July, 1944. An Auster III at Caen on 24 July, 1944.
2957 Munteanu, LazarLt8/23/1918Dobra, Romania Escadrila (Sq) 60, Grupul (Grp) 8 Asalt (Assault) a Romanian Ground Attack unit, Russia and Romania 1942-1945) Hs 129B-2 Werk # Unk "White 327" Ground Assault Operational Clasp Over 160 reconnaissance and attack missions during WWII. Source: Wings Palette-Pilots. Added: His ac bore the inscription "Haifetito", loosely translated, "Come On, Girl". Due to Romania switching sides in August 1944, he fought both for and against the Germans. Deceased 12 April, 1993 at Cluj (D.Drury). Alternate spelling: Muntean.
2958 Munz, Karl "Fuchs" or "Fox"Lt4/29/1915Gottwollshausen, Württemberg63I/JG-52 (7/40), Ofw with 2/JG-52 (8/42 S.U.), 1/JG-52 (5/44), Stfkpt 3/JG-52 (1/45), III/EJG-2 (4/45)Bf 109E "Red or Black 3" in 2/JG-52, Bf 109F-2 Werk # 8206 (lost 6/12/41), Bf 109F-4 Werk # 8419 & G "Black 3", Bf 109G-2 Wk# 14152 "<< + 2" (dam 8/23/42), Bf 109G-6 Wk# 20003 "<<" (lost 8/20/43; WIA combat w/8 Yak 1s) , Me 262 RK(4/45)

Deutsches Kreuz - Gold(3/20/44)
EP(7/6/42)

EK 1 & 2
Wound Badge
Fighter Operational Clasp w/Pendant
WIA 23 August, 1942 in Wk# 14152 during aerial combat 15 km NE of Uljanowo. Two bomber victories. With JG-52, he flew over the English Channel and Russia. His 1st known Channel victory, a Blenheim N of Nordeney on 25 May, 1941. His 2nd, a Blenheim 100 km W of Texel on 2 June, 1941. His first known Soviet victory, an R-2 on 20 August, 1942. A Yak-1 on 25 June, 1943. An Il-4 and an Il-2 on 5 July, 1943. Two LaGG-5s on 7 July, 1943. A Yak-1 on 20 July, 1943. Two Il-7s on 22 July, 1943. An Il-2 on 31 July, 1943. A P-39 on 16 August, 1943. An Il-2 (m.H.) on 30 May, 1944. A P-39 on 1 June, 1944. Wounded seriously several times. He scored I/JG-52s 2000th victory, his 30th, on 1 June, 1944. An Il-2 and a Yak-9 on 4 June, 1944. An Il-2 on 2 September, 1944. Over 600 combat missions. 3 victories in the West with the Me 262, all "e/a"s in the last days of April, 1945. Another source says he flew the Me 262 in III/EJG-2, with no mention of JG-7. Munz was recommended for the RK, and it is not known if he actually received the award. Bowers/Lednicer, 60 victories. Deceased 3 December, 1992. Photo
2959 Munzert, HermannLt208/JG-53 (6/40), 9/JG-53 (12/41; 4/42 Gela), Stfkpt 2/JG-53 (7/42), JG-3Bf 109E, Bf 109F-4 (Trop) (4/42), Bf 109G-2 Werk # 14532 "Black 1" (lost 1/31/43)
Deutsches Kreuz - Gold
EP


EK 1 & 2
Wound Badge
Fighter Operational Clasp
WIA 31 January, 1943 during aerial combat with a "4 mot"; DOW 6 February, 1943 (Magnus). His first victory, a Bloch 152 west of Compiegne, 5 June, 1940. A Soviet DB-3 on 14 August, 1941. An unnamed Soviet AC on 24 August, 1941. Two more unnamed Soviet victories on 29 August, 1941 (Prien). A Beaufort on 13 December, 1941. Scored his 14th victory, a Hurricane over Malta on 1 March, 1942. A Hurricane of RAF No. 80 Sq. between El Adem and Bir Hacheim on 29 May, 1942. A Wellington at Marsa Matruh on 31 July, 1942. A Beaufighter northeast of Sidi Barrani on 15 August, 1942. A P-40 of SAAF No. 4 Sq. on 13 October, 1942. On 11 November, 1942, he downed a Beaufort 120 km north northeast of Tobruk. Another victory, a Spitfire 30 km west of Djedida N. Africa on 25 November, 1942.
2960 Muschinski,Fw9/KG-53 (8/44)He 111H-16 Werk # Unk "A1 + AT" (lost 8/21/44)Bomber Operational ClaspKIA with unnamed crew 21 August, 1944 when they failed to return from a bombing mission over France, Light flak may have been the cause of their loss (Luftwaffe Discussion Forum).
2961 Musset, DieterOblt2/21/1923Leverkusen45/NJG-1, Stab II/NJG-1Bf 110G-4 Werk # 160638 "G9 + AC" (lost)
EK 1 & 2
Night Fighter Operational Clasp
Severely injured in a crash in bad weather on 7 February, 1945, crashing in Harderode, where all three crew members are buried. He died two days later, the 9th of February. Remaining crew: R/O Ofw Otto Moll and Gunner Fw Willi Heizmann. Four known victories, all "4 mot Flzg" at Peenemünde on 17 August, 1943.
2962 Mütherich, Hubert 'Hubs'Oblt11/12/1912Lippstadt Westfalen432/JG-77, IV/JG-51, Stafkpt 5/JG-54 (6/41 Barbarossa)Bf 109F-2 Wk# 6774 "Black ?" (40%), Bf 109F-2 Wk# 9206 "Black 10" (lost 9/9/41) RK(8/6/41)
EP


EK 1 & 2
Fighter Operational Clasp
Battle of Britain pilot. His first victory, a Bloch 152 at Dinant, 14 May, 1940. His 2nd, a Hurricane NE of Cambrai on 19 May, 1940. His 3rd, a Spitfire on 31 August, 1940, no location. A 4th, a Hurricane over England on 14 September, 1940, no location. A 5th & 6th, both Spitfires over England on 27 September, 1940. Killed (KIFA) in a forced landing accident (ground loop) 9 September, 1941, in Werk# 9206, "RL+IB", near Krasnojo-Solo (by Lenningrad). Reportedly buried by a Russian farmer before the Germany Army could recover his body. His F-2 # 6774 sustained 40% damage on 30 June, 1941 near Jakobstadt, however it is not known if he was injured at the time. JG54s 1st RK Holder loss. 33 victories in the East. Photo
2963 Muti, EttoreLt.Col5/22/1902 Italy, Regia Aeronautica Italiana (35-43) 13o Gruppo Bombardamento, 13o & 15o Sq., 12o Stormo Bombardamento, 207o Sq., Kdr 41a Gruppo Aerosiluranti (8/43) (No ANR service)Ca.101, SM.79, 81 & 82Highly decorated war hero serving in Regia Aeronauica Italiana prior to Italy's surrender. In addition to his many Italian awards, he was awarded the EK 1 & 2, Bomber Operational Clasp.Served in Spain, Albania, Africa, France, England & Mediterranean. 1495 combat hours, 1440 combat missions. Assassinated 24 August, 1943 (Paul Perron, Italy 6/2020).
2964 Naberschulte, FritzFw1/StG-2 (S.U.)Ju 87D Werk # unk "T6 + LH" (lost 8/3/42)Dive Bomber Operational ClaspMIA with unnamed crew 3 August, 1942 in Map Quadrant Pl.Qu. 2023, crashed and burned, cause not reported. Ju 87 Loss List
2965 Nabrich, JosefOblt1/22/1921Schiesnig189/NJG-101, Stfkpt 3/NJG-1 (11/44)Bf 110G-4 Werk # 5551 "G9 + BL" (8/43), Bf 110G-4 "G9 + AL (lost 11/28/44)
Deutsches Kreuz - Gold(1/1/45)
EP


EK 1 & 2
Wound Badge(8/17/43)
Night Fighter Operational Clasp
KIA 28 November, 1944;killed at the Münster-Handorf airfield during a strafing attack (Boiten). Buried Münster-Lauheide, Block H/43 (Rosseels). WIA 17 August, 1943; believed aerial combat with Hubert Zemke, CO 56FG. One known victory, a Halifax by Ingolstadt on 28 August, 1943. A Halifax 2 km S of Ham-sur-Heure on 4 October, 1943. A double victory, both Mosquitos; one in the Osnabrück area and the other west of Salzwedel, on 10 and 11 June, 1944 respectively. A Lancaster 5 km W of Ludwigshafen on 23 September, 1943. A Halifax in the Doullens area on 20 February, 1944. A Lancaster at Findeloren on 24 March, 1944. A Lancaster off the Dutch coast on 11 May, 1944. A Lancaster 4 km N of Larum (Antwerp) on 13 May, 1944. Another Lancaster 40 km from Julich on 25 May, 1944. A "4 mot" same day N of Tilburg. A Mosquito N of Münster on 11 June, 1944. Another Mosquito at Salzwebel on 12 June, 1944. A double victory on 17 June, 1944, both "4 mots at Beacon ""Kurfurst". Two "4 mots" E of Brisam on 22 June, 1944. A "4 mot" 40 km W of Mainz on 13 August, 1944.
2966 Nacke, Heinrich HeinzOberst12/22/1909Ullendorf Sachsen15Legion Condor, Stfkpt 6/ZG-76(7/39), Kdr III/NJG-3(43), Kdr II/ZG-1(5/43), Kdr ZG-1, NJG-101Bf 110C Werk # 3603 "M8 + KM" crashed 8/30/40, St Ingelvert), Ju 88, Bf 110G-2 Werk # 6303 "S9 + KM (dam 8/2/43), Fw 190A
RK(11/2/40)

Spanish Cross-G

EK 1 & 2
Wound Badge
Night Fighter Clasp
Destroyer Operations. Clasp
Night Fighter Pioneer. Kdr II/ZG-76 in August, 1941. Kdr ZG-101 in January, 1944, flying the Bf 110 & Ju88. Also served in (EKdo) ErprobungsKdo.-25 in April, 1943, flying the Fw 190A. On 2 August, 1943, he suffered serious injuries in a crash in the G-2 on a delivery flight. The crash caused him to relinquish command of ZG-1. All his victories were in the West. One known victory, a Morane on 12 May, 1940, no location. This may have been his first. The next day, he downed two more Moranes in the Hirson area. Another Morane on 15 May, 1940. A Spitfire on 25 May, 1940. Two Spitfires over Dunkirk on 1 June, 1940. Another Spitfire in the Dunkirk area on 2 June, 1940. A Morane 406 on 22 June, 1940, no location. Nos.10 & 11, both Hurricanes in the Portland area on 15 August, 1940. Nos.13, 14 & 15, three Hurricanes, one over the Thames, on 30 August, 1940. Deceased 16 September, 1984 in Stuttgart. Photo
2967 Naegele, Franz FritzOfw176/JG-77 (1/43)Bf 109F(Trop) & G
Deutsches Kreuz - Gold
EP


EK 1 & 2
Fighter Operational Clasp
KIA 9 June, 1944 (Magnus). His first known Soviet victory, his 3rd overall, an unnamed AC on 26 July, 1942. A 4th, an Il-2 on 28 July, 1942. A LaGG-3 on 16 August, 1942. A Pe-2 on 25 August, 1942. A P-39 on 14 September, 1942. Two LaGG-3s on 15 September, 1942. A LaGG-3 and an Il-2 on 17 September, 1942. An Il-2 on 18 September, 1942. A LaGG-3 and an Il-2 on 20 September, 1942. One known Desert victory, his 8th, a Spitfire on 11 January, 1943. His 9th, a P-40E on 14 January, 1943. His 10th, a P-38 on 1 March, 1943. An 11th, now in Sicily, a B-17F 110 km E of Augusta on 4 July, 1943. His 12th, a B-25 55 km east southeast of Trapani on 10 July, 1943. His 13th, a B-25 over Italy on 19 February, 1944. His 14th, a P-51 2 km NW of Manziana Italy on 23 April, 1944. His 15th, a B-24 (HSS) over Italy on 25 May, 1944. His 16th, a B-24 in the Balkans on 29 May, 1944. His 17th, a Spitfire 30 km from Pistoia on 4 June, 1944. He may have achieved the rank of Lt. (Magnus). Alternate spelling: Nägele (Magnus).
2968 Nagel, Christof Helmut ?Fw5I/ZG-26 (9/39), 3/NJG-3 (12/42), 8/NJG-101, 10/NJG-101 (8/43), 1/NJG-102, Stab II/NJG-102Bf 109D & E, Bf 110EP


EK 1 & 2
Night Fighter Operational Clasp
One known victory, a Polish PZL P-24 at Lodz on 2 September, 1939 (Perry Claims). A Halifax southwest of Grafeld, northwest of Bramsche, on 17 December, 1942. A 3rd, a Stirling into the North Sea on 1 January, 1943. A 4th and 5th, both B-17s, one 15 km NW of Bad Kissingen, the other at Elfershausen/Saale on 17 August, 1943. Boiten 3 victories. The name Helmet was given by Boiten.
2969 Nager, Beato (Beoto?)Ogefr8/SG-151Fw 190F-8 Werk # 580902 (lost 8/24/44)Assault Operational ClaspKIA 24 August, 1944 during aerial combat with a P-51, piloted by Lt Charles McGee. His ac crashed at Drazkovice, Pardubice, CZ., where he is believed to be buried (D.Drury).
2970 Nall,Oblt18/JG-52Bf 109F EK 2
Fighter Operational Clasp
One known victory, a Soviet LaGG-3 on 29 August, 1942.
2971 Nanz, GüntherHptm5/19/1917Neustettin141/NAGr-5 (3/44 S.U.), 1/NAGr-8 (8/44 S.U.)Fw 189A-3, Bf 109G
Deutsches Kreuz - Gold(1/1/45)
EP(5/16/44)

EK 1 & 2
Observer Operational Clasp
His first known victory, a Soviet U-2 on 29 March, 1944. A 2nd, anoither U-2 on 27 April, 1944. A 3rd, a U-2 NNE of Sandalovo on 1 May, 1944. A 4th, a U-2 on 15 May, 1944. Nos. 5 & 6, a Yak-9 and a Fesselballon 2 km NW of Truskoy on 27 May, 1944. A 7th, a Yak-9 on 1 August, 1944. An 8th, an Il-2 on 22 August, 1944. A 9th, a U-2 on 25 August, 1944. A 10th, an Il-2 on 12 October, 1944. An 11th, a LaGG-5 on 18 October, 1944. A 12th, a U-2 (Po-2) on 17 November, 1944. A 13th, a Yak-9 on 18 November, 1944. A 14th, a Yak-9 on 12 December, 1944.
2972 Naskreut, JohannesOfhr42/NJG-2Bf 110EP


EK 1 & 2
Night Fighter Operational Clasp
KIA 8 August, 1944 during aerial combat with P-38s, crashing 24 km east of Coulommiers (Boiten). Two known victories, both "4 mots" near Amiens on 13 June, 1944. A 3rd & 4th, both "4 mots" in the Le Harve-Lisieux area on 8 August, 1944. Alternate spelling: Naskrent (Boiten). The spelling "Naskreut" came from the OKL Claims List.
2973 Naubur, WernerFw55/JG-52 (8/43 S.U.), 1/JG-52 (8/25/43)Bf 109G-6 Werk # 20329 "Black 12 + -" (lost 10/31/43)
EK 1 & 2
Fighter Operational Clasp
KIA 31 October, 1943 after being hit by flak at Tajorka (Magnus & Bf 109 Loss List). His first known victory, a Soviet Yak-1 on 6 August, 1943. A 2nd, a Pe-2 on 16 August, 1943. A 3rd, an Il-2 on 25 August, 1943. A 4th, a LaGG-5 on 6 October, 1943. A 5th, a Yak-1 on 26 October, 1943.
2974 Nauck, HansLt6/StG-1 (S.U.)Ju 87D-5 Werk # 130867 "6G + DT" (lost 8/3/43)
Deutsches Kreuz - Gold(12/12/43)

EK 1 & 2
Dive Bomber Operational Clasp
DK-G Awards List. His Wk# 130867 reported lost 3 August, 1943 at Kromy due to enemy return fire, pilot returned, unnamed R/O KIA. Ju 87 Loss List. This Wk# was also reported as 113867, however the 130867 seems correct.
2975 Naumann,UffzUnknown (8/42) Ju 88 Werk # unk (lost 8/28/42) Hia Ju 88 crashed into the North Sea by Noordwijk Holland the night of 27/28 August, 1942, cause and pilot/crew disposition unknown. (DeSwart) His unit was not identified by the Dutch researchers.
2976 Naumann, GerdLt11/JG-76 (8/44 Athis Fr.)Bf 109G-14 Werk # Unk "Yellow 9" (lost 8/22/44)Fighter Operational ClaspKIA 22 August, 1944; sd by ground fire near Perdreauville while attacking the Mantes bridgehead (LOCS).
2977 Naumann, Johannes Hans 'Fokke'Maj10/11/1917Dresden348/JG-26, 9/JG-26 (8/40), 4/JG-26, Stafkpt 6 & 7/JG-26, Kdr II/JG-26(6/44), Kdr II/JG-6 (10/44), Kdr III/JG-7Bf 109E-7 "Red 1 + I" & F, Fw 190A-4 Werk # 57300 (15% Dam vs B-17s) in 6/JG-26, Fw 190A-6 "Yellow 1" w/ 6 Staffel, Fw 190A-7, Fw 190A-8 Werk # 730425 "Black 30" (6/323/44), Me 262A-1a RK(11/9/44)

Deutsches Kreuz - Gold(8/31/43)
EP(6/25/43)

EK 1 & 2
Wound Badge
Fighter Operational Clasp
7 Bombers. 350 combat missions. His 1st victory, a Spitfire (n.b.) at Folkestone on 12 August, 1940. A 2nd, a Spitfire 10 km SE of Southend on 3 September, 1940. A 3rd, a Hurricane W of Boulogne on 21 June, 1941. A 4th, a Spitfire on 3 July, 1941, no location. His 5th, a Spitfire on 21 August, 1941, no location. His 10th victory, a Spitfire northeast of Rue on 13 February, 1943. Another victory, B-17 # 41-24399 "Man O War" of 91BG, 323BS, flown by 2/Lt Keene C. Mc Cammon on 30 July, 1943. Eight were KIA, 2 POW. 34 victories in the West. One bomber was a twin engine Boston III RAF No. 88 Sqdrn on 26 July, 1943 while Stfkpt 6/JG-26. Shot down with leg injuries by British AA fire on 23 June, 1944. While bailing out, both legs struck the tailfin of his Fw 190A. He was replaced by Hptm Emil Lang. A double victory on 12 September, 1944; both P-38s in the Düren-Zülpich area. A P-38 E of Cologne on 4 October, 1944. 1938 member of JG-26 (formerly JG-234). Left JG-26 after being severly wounded on 23 June 1944 SSW of Caen. Led II/JG-6 on the Volkel airfield raid on 1 January, 1945. Deceased 22 March, 2010 Fürstenfelbruck (P. Bastin).
2978 Navarro, Antonio PérezLt1/31/1912Palopde de la Marinn, Spain1 Blue Sqdrn. 15 (Span)/JG-51 (S.U.) Bf 109F-2 Werk # Unk (lost 8/7/42)EK 2 (7/30/42), Fighter Operational Clasp KIA 7 August, 1942 when he collided with another ac piloted by Lt Robles (survived) north of Ssregijewskoje (Sergiyevskoye/Сергиевское), near Orel. Their mission was to escort Fw 189s, most likely on a recon mission. Source: Antonio Duarte. (Some sources quote name as Antonio Navarro-Pérez). He is buried in the Kursk Besedino German Cemetery. (Original grave image courtesy wehrmacht-awards.com)
(Added by Pietrzak Youngs)

Added: His one victory, a Soviet Lagg-3 near Koselok on 18 July, 1942 (G.T.Gallego 2/2022).


Original Grave
Final resting place
2979 Necesany, KurtLt11/28/1920Oedenburg1013/KG-40 (9/42), 2/ZG-1 (8/43), 14/KG-40 (9/43), Stab I/ZG-1 (2/44)Ju 88C-6 Werk # Unk "F8 + RY" (5/43 Lorient), Bf 110EP


EK 1 & 2
Destroyer Operational Clasp
MIA 14 February, 1944 (Magnus). One known shared victory, a Wellington at the Bay of Biscay on 11 September, 1942. Shared with Henny Passier and Willi Deuper. Another known victory, a Hudson at 14 West N/8933 on 17 September, 1942. Another victory, a Wellington at the Bay of Biscay on 30 September, 1942. Another, a shared victory, a Wellington with Meister and Steurich on 16 October, 1942. Another, a Sunderland of RAF No. 461 Sq. at the Bay of Biscay on 14 May, 1943. Another, a Wellington on 26 July, 1943. A 7th, a Wellington HZ576 130 km W of Cape Ortegal on 22 August, 1943, shared with Lothar Wolff. An 8th, a B-24 II on 2 September, 1943. A 9th, a B-24 of Coastal Command on 4 October, 1943. A 10th, a B-24 (w.b.) on 14 February, 1944.


Archives

2980 Nedden, Hans GüntherMaj7/17/1913Bochum Stfkpt in KGr.z.b.V. 4 (9/38), 8/KG-55 (8/40), Stfkpt 10/KG-55 (3/41), Kdr I/KG-55 (1/43), Stab/Fl.Fü. Ostsee (Nord 9/44), Kdr III/LG-1 (4/45) He 111P Werk # 2813 "G1 + ES" (80% dam 8/30/40), He 111H (5/43) DK-G (2/24/44), EP (3/15/43), EK 1 & 2, Wound Badge (8/30/40), Bomber Operational Clasp KIA 28 April, 1945 near Vicenza Italy, no further detail. He is buried in the German War Cem. at Costermano, Blk 2, Gr 550. Hptm Nedden was WIA 30 August, 1940 after attacking Liverpool, and force landed W of Sens, Yonne, France. Only one other crewman is known of the 8/40 incident; Lt Heinz Martin Wronski (Injured) (D.Drury). Added: Remaining 8/30/40 crew (dispo unk): Oblt Hünerbein, Uffz Schlosser, Uffz Siebers and Ogefr Walpert (absa3945).
2981 Neffgen, HeinzLt1/ZG-26 (S.U.)Bf 110E=1 Werk # 3918 "3U + GH" (lost 8/1/41)Destroyer Operational ClaspMIA with unnamed crew 1 August, 1941 at Novgorod after being hit by flak. Bf 110 Loss List
2982 Nehls, Heinz Otto (or Hans Otto) Fw1 III/JG-300 (8/44 Mortitz, 1/45 Lüben) Bf 109G-14/AS "Green 7" (lost 8/29/44), Bf 109G-10 "Green 16" (1/24/45) EK 2
Wound Badge
Fighter Operational Clasp
WIA 29 August, 1944 during aerial combat with a P-51. He bailed safely with minor burns near Ujezd, and the ac crashed between Slopne and Lipova, CZ. One known victory, a B-17 (e.V. with help) at Brunn 29 August, 1944.
2983 Nehrenheim, Karl FriedrichFlg1/8/19235/JG-77 (Northern Italy)Bf 109G-6/U2 Werk # 163956 "Yellow 3" (lost 8/20/44)Fighter Operational ClaspInterned briefly 20 August, 1944 at Bern-Beundenfeld after becoming disorientated after combat (Bf 109 Loss List). He was released by his Swiss captors on 14 November, 1944 (D.Drury).
2984 Nehrig, AdolfFw581/JG-52 (4/44 S.U.)Bf 109G-6 Werk # 140207 "White 4" (lost 12/3/43)
Deutsches Kreuz - Gold(1/1/45)
EP


EK 1 & 2
Wound Badge
Fighter Operational Clasp
WIA 3 December, 1943 during aerial comat 2 km west of Aleksandrija; DOW shortly thereafter.His first known victory, a Soviet Pe-2 on 15 April, 1944. Nos. 2 & 3, a Boston III and a LaGG-5 on 24 April, 1944. A 4th, an Il-2 (m.H.) on 10 May, 1944. A 5th, a Yak-9 on 11 May, 1944. Nos. 6 & 7, two Il-2s (m.H.) on 14 May, 1944. An 8th, an Il-2 (m.H.) on 25 May, 1944. Nos. 9 & 10, an Il-2 (m.H.) and a P-39 on 30 May, 1944. An 11th, a Yak-9 on 10 July, 1944. Two Yak-9s on 16 July, 1944. Nos. 14 & 15, a Pe-2 and a Boston III on 21 July, 1944. A 16th, a Yak-9 on 5 August, 1944. A 17th, a P-39 on 14 August, 1944. Nos. 18, 19 & 20, all Il-2s on 22 August, 1944. Nos. 21 & 22, both Il-2s (m.H.) on 24 August, 1944. Nos. 23 & 24, both Il-2s on 25 August, 1944. Nos. 25 & 26, both Il-2s on 26 August, 1944. A 27th, a Yak-9 on 27 August, 1944. Nos. 28 & 29, both Il-2s (m.H.) on 28 August, 1944. Nos. 30-35, all Il-2s on 31 August, 1944. A 36th, an Il-2 on 1 September, 1944. Three Il-2s on 2 September, 1944. Nos. 40, 41 & 42, all three Il-2s on 15 October, 1944. Nos. 43-47, four Il-2s and a LaGG-5 on 16 October, 1944. Nos 48-51, two Boston IIIs, an Il-2 and a Pe-2 on 17 October, 1944. Two Yak-3s on 20 Oct, 1944.
2985 Nelleskamp, KonradFw35/JG-3, 6/JG-1 (3/42 North Sea)Bf 109E, Bf 109F-4/Z Werk # 7425 "Yellow 12" (lost 3/15/42)
EK 1 & 2
Fighter Operational Clasp
KIA 15 March, 1942 in aerial combat with a Spitfire and a Blenheim over the North Sea, 50-60km NW of Haarlem, Map Quadrant Pl.Qu. 33-4. One known victory, his 1st, a Fairey Battle at Amiens, 7 June, 1940. His 2nd, a Blenheim at Les Andelys, 13 June, 1940. His 3rd, a Hurricane near Ashford on 28 August, 1940.
2986 Nemitz, Willi AltvaterLt11/1/1910Greifenhagen Pommern815/JG-52 (6/42 S.U.), Stfkpt 6/JG-52 (repl Denk 2/43), Stfkpt 4/JG-52 (5/43 Russia)Bf 109F, Bf 109G-4 Wk# 14898 "Yellow 3 + -" (lost 4/11/43) RK(3/24/43)

Deutsches Kreuz - Gold(11/16/42)
EP(9/7/42)

EK 1 & 2
Fighter Operational Clasp w/Pendant
KIA 11 April, 1943 near Anapa (Caucasus), after aerial combat in "Yellow 3" with Russian fighters, his AC crashed and buried itself 15 feet into the ground. Channel pilot in 4/JG-52 also. One of the oldest operational fighter pilots. Approximately 500 combat missions. His first known Soviet victory, a LaGG-3 on 22 June, 1942. Two LaGG-3s on 23 August, 1942. A LaGG-3 on 24 August, 1942. A laGG-3 on 29 August, 1942. A LaGG-3 on 1 September, 1942. A LaGG-3 on 8 September, 1942. A LaGG-3 on 29 October, 1942. A P-40 on 26 November, 1942. A LaGG-3 and an Il-2 on 28 November, 1942. An La-5 on 1 December, 1942. An Il-2 and a Boston III on 8 December, 1942. Two LaGG-3s on 11 December, 1942. Two Il-2s on 22 January, 1943. Two LaGG-5s on 5 February, 1943. A DB-3F on 11 March, 1943. Three Il-2s on 17 March, 1943. Three LaGG-3s on 18 March, 1943. Bowers/Lednicer, 81 victories.
2987 Nette, O. "Bodo"Fw23/JG-1 (8/43 Deelen, 11/43 Deelen) Fw 190A-5/U8 Werk # 840131 "Yellow 14" (lost 8/17/43), Fw 190A-6 Werk # 550781 (lost 11/15/43)
EK 1 & 2
Wound Badge (8/17/43)
Fighter Operational Clasp
KIC 15 November, 1943 when he crashed his A-6 during a force landing at Zwolle Holland during a transfer flight; cause, lack of fuel and orientation problem. One known victory, his 1st, a Blenheim 100 km northwest of Texel on 25 May, 1941. His 2nd, a B-17 at Maastricht on 17 August, 1943. After being wounded in this engagement, his A-5 crashed east of Maastricht Holland. Buried at Ysselsteyn, CF-2-44.
Ysselstein, Holland
2988 Nettelbeck, Berthold Karl AugustUffz3/25/1921DuisburgFFS 3 (Guben 1/42), FFS A/B (Plauen 8/42), FFS C 6 (Kolberg 9/43), FFS B 34 (10/43), I(F)/101 (12/43), II(F)/101 (3/44)Ju 88Observer Operational ClaspKIA 18 April, 1944 by a bomb explosion during an Allied air raid on an undisclosed airbase in Denmark. Source: Draft card and Pilot license per S.Boreck.
2989 Neu,Uffz17/JG-52Bf 109F EK 2
Fighter Operational Clasp
One known victory, a Soviet Il-2 on 6 August, 1942.
2990 Neu, WolfgangHptm9/11/1909Elberfeld123/JG-26 (joins 6/42), Stfkpt 3/JG-26 (6/43), Instr Duty (7/43), Stafkpt 4/JG-26 (10/43)Fw 190A-2 Werk # 2126 (slight dam. 8/23/42), Fw 190A-6 Werk # 530755 "Black 16" (lost 4/22/44)
Deutsches Kreuz - Gold
EP


EK 1 & 2
Wound Badge
Fighter Operational Clasp
KIA 22 April, 1944 in "Black 16" by bomber defensive fire over the Eifel, crashing near Katenborn-Eifel. Buried Schleiden-Gemünd/Eifel, Grave 28 (A.Rosseels). 7 bombers. 111 missions. WIFA 23 August, 1942 when, returning from a patrol, he overturned his A-2 at Wizernes. Shot down with wounds, and bailed successfully on 9 January, 1943 in Fw 190A-4 Werk # 5642 by Spitfires near Marquise. Two LaGG-3s in S.U., May & June, 1943. One known western victory, his 3rd, a Boston NE of Rouen on 27 September, 1943. Another, a B-17 on 13 November, 1943, # 42-37830 of 96BG 413BS in the Zutphen area, northeast of Arnhem, flown by 2/Lt Henry E. Marks Jr.. Seven of the crew were lost. His 5th, a B-17 SE of Creil on 26 November, 1943. His 7th, a B-26 NE of St. Omer on 21 January, 1944. Downed a B-17, his 8th victory, on 29 January, 1944, most likely of 385BG. His 9th victory, a P-38 SW of Quesnoy on 11 February, 1944. His 10th, a P-47 at Verviers-Simmerath on 24 February, 1944. His 11th, a B-24 at Quackenbrück on 6 March, 1944. His 12th, a Spitfire NE of Brussels on 19 April, 1944. He was Ebersbergers successor. At the time of his death, he was the oldest combat pilot in JG-26.
2991 Neubauer, HeinzFw5/KG-4 (Channel)Ju 88A-4 Werk # 8571 "5J + TN" (lost 8/3/42)Bomber Operational ClaspMIA with unnamed crew 3 August, 1942, location and cause unknown (Ju 88 Loss List).
2992 Neubert, RudolfOblt3/JGr-10Fw 190A-8 Werk # 731735 "Black 10" (lost)Fighter Operational ClaspKIA 16 August, 1944 during aerial combat by Übungen, near the Parchim airfield. Jager Blatt 2/2004.
2993 Neuböck, LudwigOblt279/JG-52 (6/43), 8/JG-52 (2/44), 10/JG-27 (late war)Bf 109G
Deutsches Kreuz - Gold
EP


EK 1 & 2
Fighter Operational Clasp
His first known victory, a Soviet LaGG on 2 June, 1943. An Il-2(m.H.) and an Il-4 on 6 July, 1943. A LaGG and an Il-2 (m.H.) on 4 August, 1943. Two Il-2s and a LaGG on 20 August, 1943. An Il-2 on 21 August, 1943. Two Il-2s (m.H.) and a LaGG on 19 September, 1943. An Il-2 (m.H.) on 26 September, 1943. A Pe-2 on 29 October, 1943. An Il-2 and a DB-3 on 20 November, 1943. Two Il-2s (m.H.) on 22 November, 1943. An Il-2 (m.H.) on 27 November, 1943. A LaGG on 28 November, 1943. A Yak on 22 February, 1944. An Il-2 on 25 February, 1944. An R-5 NE of Novy-Bug on 9 March, 1944. Two LaGGs on 16 October, 1944. An Il-2 on 17 October, 1944. A LaGG on 18 October, 1944. Magnus Report, 32 victories.
2994 Neuendorf, HeinzFw38/JG-1 (3/43), 2/JG-11Fw 190A-4 in 8 Staffel, Fw 190A-4 Werk # 5698 (95% dam 5/3/43) in 2 Staffel, Fw 190A-7 Werk # 430467 (lost)
EK 1 & 2
Wound Badge
Fighter Operational Clasp
KIA opposing the 6 March, 1944 Berlin Raid. He was shot down near Haseluenne by a P-47 of 56FG, piloted by Maj. James Stewart. The AC crashed near Cloppenburg. Injured 3 May, 1943 making a belly landing NW of Husum due to engine failure. One known victory, a Spitfire northwest of Helgoland on 28 May, 1943. His 2nd, a B-17 over Kulmbach on 17 August, 1943. His 3rd, a B-17 into the sea on 9 October, 1943. his 4th, a B-17 in the Siegen area on 22 February, 1944.
2995 Neuerburg, ErwinHptm3Stfkpt 3/JG-7 (became 12/JG-51 July, 1939), Stfkpt 7/JG-3 (8/40), Kdr Erg/JG-3 (12/40)Bf 109E "White 1" in 7/JG-3EP


EK 1 & 2
Fighter Operational Clasp
His first victory, a Spitfire 10 km NE of Redhill on 18 August, 1940. His 2nd & 3rd, a Hurricane 20 km E of Tunbridge Wells and a Spitfire at Brentwood, on 24 August, 1940. Magnus, 7 victories.
2996 Neugebauer, Reinhard Paul UffzIV/JG-5 (Norway)Fw 190A-4 Werk # 5682 (90% damaged 8/6/43), Fw 190A-2 Werk # 400 (lost 8/30/43)Wound Badge
Fighter Operational Clasp
KIA 30 August, 1943 in an operational crash at the Sola Norway airfield. (This entry from the same source, name Neugebauer as Paul. I think Paul and Reinhard are one in the same person. Name Reinhard came up twice, same source) Injured in a 6 August, 1943 emergency landing northwest of the Stavanger-Sola Norway airfield due to engine trouble. SIG Norway states his given name as Paul & Reinhard.
2997 Neumann, Eduard "Edu"Obst6/5/1911Molodia103.J/88 Legion Condor, Stfkpt 4 & 8/JG-26 (39-40), Kdr I/JG-27 (8/40 Plumetöt; 4/42 Libya), Stab(Adj)/JG-27, Kdr JG-27 (42-43), Kdr JSF "Rumänien" (44), Kdr Jagdführer "OberItalien" (12/44-1/45)Bf 109B & He 51B-1 (in Spain), Bf 109E-3 "Red 1 + I" (39), Bf 109E-4 Werk # 1577 at Plumetöt (lost 9/30/40), Bf 109F-2 "<<"(Trop), Bf 109F-4/Trop (Africa), Bf 109G/Trop
Spanish Cross

Deutsches Kreuz - Gold(5/11/42)
EP

EK 1 & 2
Fighter Operational Clasp
Crashed at Marquise in Wk# 1577 after combat on 30 September, 1940; he was not injured. Two victories in Spain. One known victory, a Blenheim on 20 June, 1940, no location. Another, a Blenheim 30 km S of Portland on 20 July, 1940. A 3rd, a Spitfire 40 km S of The Needles on 8 August, 1940. A 4th, a Hurricane at Dungeness on 11 September, 1940. Nos.5 & 6, both Hurricanes at Gatwick on 17 September, 1940. Channel pilot. 5 victories in the Desert. His unit, I/JG-27 was the first unit to enter the North African Theater in April, 1941. He served in the Battle of France, and later in the Battle of Britain. Bowers/Lednicer, 13 victories. Deceased 9 August, 2004.

In early 1945 Neumann was among the Luftwaffe men to protest against Hermann Göring in the so-called 'Fighter Pilots Revolt'.

2998 Neumann, EgonOfwI/JG-77 (8/41), 2/JG-77 (8/43 Med)Bf 109T-2 Werk # 7775 (lost 8/7/41), Bf 109G-6 Werk # 20352 (15% dam 8/1/43), Bf 109G-6 Werk # 18655 "Red 3" (dam 8/25/43)Wound Badge
Fighter Operational Clasp
WIA 25 August, 1943 during aerial combat at San Severo. Emergency landing in Wk# 20352 near Cutro on Bahndamm on 1 August, 1943 due to engine trouble, pilot OK. Injured 7 August, 1941; crashed near the Sola Norway airfield on a non-operational flight, cause unknown, an Uffz at the time. Source: SIG Norway.
2999 Neumann, GüntherUffz5/SKG-210 (S.U.)Bf 110D-3 Werk # 3402 "S9 + KN" (lost 8/29/41), Bf 110E-1 Werk # 4390 "S9 + DN" (lost 10/22/41)Destroyer Operational ClaspMIA with unnamed crew 22 October, 1941 at Misselow, cause unknown. MIA with unnamed crew 29 August, 1941 at Mga, cause unknown, crew returned. Bf 110 Loss List
3000 Neumann, HelmutLt11/12/1921Frankfurt am Main627/JG-5 (7/43 S.U.), Stfkpt 14/JG-5 (4/45 Norway), JV-44Bf 109E-7 Werk # 6033 (lost- flak 8/13/42), Bf 109F, Bf 109G-6 Wk#15791 "White 9", Bf 109G-14/AS Wk# 785690 "Blk 10" (4/45), Me 262 RK(3/12/45)

Deutsches Kreuz - Gold(1/1/45)

EK 1 & 2
Wound Badge
Fighter Operational Clasp
WIA 26 September, 1943; by flak in "Yellow 9" at Map Quadrant 37 East/2057 (Source: SIG Norway). 162 combat missions; all victories in the East. His first known Soviet victory, a Hurricane on 22 July, 1943. Two P-39s on 25 July, 1943. Two P-39s in the Eina-Guba area on 18 August, 1943. A P-40 on 2 September, 1943. A P-39 and a P-40 on 14 September, 1943. A Yak-9 on 11 May, 1944. Two P-39s on 16 May, 1944. A P-40, a Boston III and a P-39 NNE of Berlevaag on 25 May, 1944. Two P-39s a P-40 and an Il-2 near Hamningberg on 26 May, 1944. A Yak-9 and a P-40 on 15 June, 1944. Eight victories on 17 June, 1944. A Yak-9, a P-40 and a Boston on 27 June, 1944. Two Yak-9s and a Boston III on 17 July, 1944. Two P-39s and an Il-2 on 28 July, 1944. A Pe-2 on 17 August, 1944. An Il-2 on 23 August, 1944. This Werk # could also be 785147 or 785627. Bowers/Lednicer, 62 victories. Deceased 21 April, 1992.

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