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by Ron Klages
Sun Sep 29, 2002 2:14 pm
Forum: Commanders, Personalities & Award Holders
Topic: Josef Priller
Replies: 13
Views: 3060

Prillers Victories with JG26

Here is a listing of Priller's 81 victories with JG 26. Prior to this he had 20 victories with JG 51. 16-Jun-41 1. JG 26Blenheim 16-Jun-41 1. JG 26 Spitfire 17-Jun-41 1. JG 26 Hurricane 21-Jun-41 1. JG 26 Spitfire 23-Jun-41 1. JG 26 Spitfire 25-Jun-41 1. JG 26 Spitfire 27-Jun-41 1. JG 26 Spitfire 30...
by Ron Klages
Sun Sep 29, 2002 1:58 pm
Forum: Commanders, Personalities & Award Holders
Topic: Ernest Mangold
Replies: 4
Views: 3244

Some Info on Mangold

Ernst Mangold born 15 November 1917 at Bodenwerder, Hamelin Entry into Navy Class X in 1935 Highest achieved rank: Oblt. z See 1 December 1943 Positions: 2WO on U553 December 1941 to January 1943 U Boat Commanders course and Baubelehrung [commander of boat being built]; 7.KLA[Kriegsschiffbaulehrabte...
by Ron Klages
Sat Sep 28, 2002 3:55 pm
Forum: Commanders, Personalities & Award Holders
Topic: Living Luftwaffe Aces
Replies: 25
Views: 16528

Another Individual Gone.

I just found out that Josef Haiböck passed away on 3 July 2002. He had 77 aerial victories.
by Ron Klages
Sat Sep 28, 2002 1:57 pm
Forum: Commanders, Personalities & Award Holders
Topic: Living Luftwaffe Aces
Replies: 25
Views: 16528

Additional data!

I have been informed that Stolle, Benning, Rettberg and Hadeball have also passed away.
by Ron Klages
Sat Sep 28, 2002 1:45 pm
Forum: Commanders, Personalities & Award Holders
Topic: Living Luftwaffe Aces
Replies: 25
Views: 16528

Living Luftwaffe Aces

For all those interested. From a list of Luftwaffe KC winners with 5 or more kills here are the ones my data base shows as still alive as of March 2002. The list has 539 people that won the KC and had 5 kills or more. Of that 457 have died, the last in February 2002. Here is a list of those still li...