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Alfred Bülowius
Born (1892-01-14)14 January 1892
Died 9 August 1968(1968-08-09) (aged 76)
Place of birth Königsberg, East Prussia
Place of death Detmold
Allegiance  German Empire (to 1918)
 Weimar Republic (to 1933)
 Nazi Germany
Service/branch Luftwaffe
Years of service 1911–1945
Rank General der Flieger
Commands held Lehrgeschwader 1
1. Flieger-Division
Battles/wars World War I
World War II
Awards Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross

Alfred Bülowius was a Luftwaffe commander during World War II. He was also a recipient of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross (German language: Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes). The Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross was awarded to recognise extreme battlefield bravery or successful military leadership.

Awards

References

Citations
  1. Scherzer 2007, p. 251.
  2. Patzwall and Scherzer 2001, p. 67.
Bibliography
  • Fellgiebel, Walther-Peer (2000). Die Träger des Ritterkreuzes des Eisernen Kreuzes 1939-1945. Podzun-Pallas. ISBN 3-7909-0284-5.
  • Kaiser, Jochen (2010). Die Ritterkreuzträger der Kampfflieger—Band 1 (in German and English). Bad Zwischenahn, Germany: Luftfahrtverlag-Start. ISBN 978-3-941437-07-4.
  • Patzwall, Klaus D.; Scherzer, Veit (2001) (in German). Das Deutsche Kreuz 1941 – 1945 Geschichte und Inhaber Band II [The German Cross 1941 – 1945 History and Recipients Volume 2]. Norderstedt, Germany: Verlag Klaus D. Patzwall. ISBN 978-3-931533-45-8. 
  • Scherzer, Veit (2007) (in German). Die Ritterkreuzträger 1939–1945 Die Inhaber des Ritterkreuzes des Eisernen Kreuzes 1939 von Heer, Luftwaffe, Kriegsmarine, Waffen-SS, Volkssturm sowie mit Deutschland verbündeter Streitkräfte nach den Unterlagen des Bundesarchives [The Knight's Cross Bearers 1939–1945 The Holders of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross 1939 by Army, Air Force, Navy, Waffen-SS, Volkssturm and Allied Forces with Germany According to the Documents of the Federal Archives]. Jena, Germany: Scherzers Miltaer-Verlag. ISBN 978-3-938845-17-2. 
  • Schumann, Ralf (2007). Die Ritterkreuzträger 1939–1945 des LG 1 (in German). Zweibrücken, Germany: VDM Heinz Nickel. ISBN 978-3-86619-013-9.

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Military offices
Preceded by
Oberst Dr. Robert Knauss
Commander of Lehrgeschwader 1
17 November 1939 – 21 October 1940
Succeeded by
Oberst Friedrich Karl Knust
Preceded by
Generalleutnant Hermann Plocher
Commander of 1. Flieger-Division
1 November 1942 – 25 June 1943
Succeeded by
Generalmajor Otto Zech
Preceded by
Generalleutnant Martin Harlinghausen
Commander of II. Fliegerkorps
26 June 1943 – 30 June 1944
Succeeded by
Generalleutant Kurt Kleinrath
Preceded by
Generleutnant Werner Junck
Commander of II. Jagdkorps
1 July 1944 – 15 October 1944
Succeeded by
Generalmajor Dietrich Peltz
Preceded by
General der Flieger Kuno Heribert Fütterer
Commander of Luftgau-Kommando XV
22 January 1945 – 2 February 1945
Succeeded by
disbanded


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