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Hans Krumminga
Born (1920-05-06)6 May 1920
Died 28 November 1943(1943-11-28) (aged 23)
Place of birth Bokel
Place of death airfield near Apostolove
Allegiance Nazi Germany Nazi Germany
Service/branch Luftwaffe
Rank Oberleutnant
Unit Sturzkampfgeschwader 2
Awards Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross

Hans Krumminga (6 May 1920 − 28 November 1943) was killed on 6 November 1943, when straffed on take-off by 15 IAP Yakovlev Yak-1s led by Kpt Leontiy.[1] 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.

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Citations
  1. Bergstrom 2008, p. 30.
  2. Fellgiebel 2000, p. 276.
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