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Schumann, Heinz

Date of birth:
November 29th, 1914 (Leipzig, Germany)
Date of death:
November 8th, 1943 (Near Paris, France)
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, Third Reich)

Biography

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Hauptmann
Unit:
I./ Jagdgeschwader 51
Awarded on:
January 22nd, 1942
Deutsches Kreuz in Gold
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Hauptmann (Flight Lieutenant)
Unit:
Staffelkapitän 10./Jagdgeschwader 2 "Richthofen"
Awarded on:
March 18th, 1943
Awarded after 18 aerial victories.
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes

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