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1 Afflerbach, HelmutOblt7/14/1913Erg.St/KG-30 (S.U.)Ju 88A-4 Werk # 1776 "4D + DA" (lost 4/26/42)Bomber Operational ClaspMIA 26 April, 1942; failed to return from a mission at Murmansk, cause unknown. Remaining crew (all MIA): Uffz Konrad Lahmann, Observer; Uffz Erwin Schalleck, R/O and Ogefr Heinz Reinke, Gunner. Source: SIG Norway.
2 Göhmann, FritzFw68/JG-53 (6/43 Sicily; 2/44 Italy), 7/JG-53 (5/44 Italy)Bf 109G-6 Werk # 15351 "Black 7 + I" (lost 6/6/43), Bf 109G-6 Werk # 162087 "Yellow 12 + I" (lost 2/19/44), Bf 109G-6 Werk # 161765 "White 4 + I" (lost 5/14/44)
EK 1 & 2
Wound Badge
Fighter Operational Clasp
KIA 14 May, 1944 during aerial combat with Spitfires in the Cassino area. Injured on 19 February, 1944, when he collided with another 109G-6, Wk# 162024, piloted by Lt Fritz Lahmann (POW) at Aprilia. WIA 6 June, 1943 during aerial combat with a Boston at Pantelleria (Bf 109 Loss List). Victory count is approximate. Magnus Report.
3 Lahmann, FritzLt8/JG-53 (Sicily)Bf 109G-6 Werk # 18377 "Black 9 + I" (lost 6/21/43)Wound Badge
Fighter Operational Clasp
Injured 21 June, 1943 due to engine trouble near Torazzo, bailed safely (Bf 109 Loss List).
4 Lahmann, Heinrich KarlFw27/NJG-1 (7/44), 9/NJG-1 (1/45)Bf 110G-4 Wk#160758 "G9 + ?T" (lost 1/16/45 Hessberg, cmbt w/Lancaster, bailed safely at Ausstieg), Bf 110G-4 Wk#730036 (lost 7/24/44), Bf 110G-4 Wk # 160659 (lost 3/3/45)
EK 1 & 2
Night Fighter Operational Clasp
KIA 3 March, 1945 crashing in Wk# 160659 due to engine failure by Sichtigvor, NW of Werl. Remaining crew(KIA); Uffz Richard Hey and Uffz Hans Gero Heidtfeld. In a prior incident, Fw Lahmann and another crew were forced to bail from Werk # 160758 when on a mission in the Magdeburg area, they were low on fuel, and attempting to land at Erfurt, the airfield was under construction. Consequently, they bailed over Ausstieg. Crewman Fw Georg Rhode became entangled on the tail, and was killed in the crash, buried Ehrenhain. The remaining crewman, Gunner Ogefr Heinz Aleit, survived. Another G-4, Wk# 730036 crashed at Balk Holland (Oude Helling) on 24 July, 1944, cause and pilot/crew disposition unknown (DeSwart). Lahmann reported a "4 mot" the night of 5/6 July, 1944 over the Waddensee, it may have been an "unconfirmed" victory, yet I gave him credit for one victory. Jager Blatt 4/2002 & 4/2004. Added: The 5/6 July victory reported as a Hudson IIIA "MA-R", of No.161 Sq., piloted by F/Lt John W.Menzies (MIA) (Archive Report, Allied Forces via S.Youngs).
5 Lahmann, KonradKG-30 (1/40 to 7/41)Ju 88Bomber Operational ClaspFlugbuch.

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