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Friedrich Weiß
Born (1919-09-27)September 27, 1919
Died 12 October 1992(1992-10-12) (aged 73)
Place of birth Langendreer
Place of death Kaarst
Allegiance  Nazi Germany
Service/branch Luftwaffe
Years of service 1939-1945
Rank Oberfähnrich
Unit Flak-Regiment 36
Battles/wars

World War II

Awards Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross

Friedrich Weiß (27 September 1919 – 12 October 1992) was a highly decorated Oberfähnrich in the Luftwaffe during World War II. He was also a recipient of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross. The Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross was awarded to recognise extreme battlefield bravery or successful military leadership.

Awards

References

Citations
  1. Fellgiebel 2000, p. 357.
Bibliography
  • Fellgiebel, Walther-Peer (2000). Die Träger des Ritterkreuzes des Eisernen Kreuzes 1939-1945. Friedburg, Germany: Podzun-Pallas. ISBN 3-7909-0284-5.
  • Scherzer, Veit (2007). 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 (in German). Jena, Germany: Scherzers Miltaer-Verlag. ISBN 978-3-938845-17-2.

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