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2801 Budelberger,Uffz15/ZG-1 (4/44 S.U.)Bf 110 EK 2
Destroyer Operational Clasp
His first known victory, a Soviet DB-3 on 19 April, 1944.
2802 Budenz, PaulUffz48/JG-77 (S.U.)Bf 109F-4 Werk # 7113 "Black 5" (lost 8/30/41)
EK 1 & 2
Fighter Operational Clasp
KIA 30 August, 1941 during aerial combat southeast of Dnjepropetrowsk.
2803 Buder, ErnstUffz24/JG-51Bf 109E-3 EK 2
Fighter Operational Clasp
His first victory, a Hurricane southeast of Dover on 13 July, 1940. His 2nd, a Spitfire N of Dover on 31 July, 1940. Added: He was taken prisoner on 16 August, 1940, bailing safely after a collision during combat. He is believed to have collided with a Spitfire of No. 266 Sq., piloted by S/L Rodney Wilkinson. The E-3 crashed at Hacklinge, near Deal, Kent (D.Drury).
2804 Buder, HeinzLt4/StG-2 (S.U.)Ju 87D-3 Werk # 2386 "T6 + EM" (lost 7/12/42), Ju 87D-3 Werk # 2283 "T6 + KM" (lost 8/6/42)Dive Bomber Operational ClaspMIA with unnamed crew 6 August, 1942 in Map Quadrant Pl.Qu. 4942; crashed following a flak hit. His Wk# 2386 reported lost 12 July, 1942 near Millerowo, cause unknow, crew returned. Ju 87 Loss List
2805 Buder, HelmutOblt7/7/1912Ebersbach1Instr FFS A/B 3 (Guben 43), 7/NJG-6, I/NJG-6 (Wiener-Neustadt), Flgfüh III/NJG-6 (12/44)Ju 88G-1 Werk # 714628 "2Z + BR" (lost 12/5/44)
EK 1 & 2
Night Fighter Operational Clasp
KIA 4/5 December, 1944; crashed into Lake Balaton, near Ufer, after being hit by flak over Csongrad, during an attack on Russian troops crossing the river Tisza, killing the entire crew. The other known crewmen identified as Lt Gottfried Jentzsch, and R/O Uffz Hans Bühler. This Ju 88 was recovered in 1995 from Lake Balaton in Hungary. Source: Janos Bruckner, diver. One known victory, a Wellington N of Szombathely on 23 November, 1944. Added: Lt Jentzsch was reported to have exited the ac and entered a dinghy, but remains MIA. Oblt Buder is buried in the War Cem. at Szekesfehervar Hungary, Blk 4, Row 6, Gr 268. Uffz Bühler's body could not be recovered, and he is remembered in a special place, also at Szekesfehervar. The ac can be found in the Deutsches Technikmuseum in Berlin (D.Drury).
2806 Budesheim,Fw13/TG-1Ju 52/3m "1Z + IX"Transport Operational ClaspThe only Ju 52 to come down in Sweden in 1942. The pilot was on a test flight on 29 May, 1942, from Kastrup Denmark and believed he was landing in Denmark, but landed at the Bulltofta airfield. The pilot and crew were allowed to return same day, but the AC was not returned until 13 June, 1942. Remaining crew: Gefr Warzecka, a "Kontr" (contractor?) Harder and mechanic Conrad. Source: B.Widfeldt Note: The call sign "1Z" is attributed to KGzbV-1, also making courier flights over Sweden.
2807 Budisele, HeinzOfw5(F)/122 (S.U.)Ju 88D-5 Werk # 430232 (90% dam 8/23/43)Wound Badge
Observer Operational Clasp
Pilot and crew injured making an emergency landing at Grigerowo 23 August, 1943 due to engine trouble (Ju 88 Loss List).
2808 Budke, WilhelmFw15FlgFr 8(Jabo)/JG-53 (10/40), 2/JG-53 (4/42 S.U.)Bf 109E-4/B in 8 Stf, Bf 109F-2 Wk# 9555 "Black 4" (lost 7/1/41), Bf 109G-2 Werk # 13680 (lost 9/7/42), Bf 109G-2 Werk # 13622 "White 4" (lost 9/19/42)EP


EK 1 & 2
Wound Badge
Fighter Operational Clasp
WIA 19 September, 1942 in "White 4" during aerial combat with an Il-2 over Stalingrad. He bailed safely, however, died of wounds (DOW) 11 November, 1942. MIA briefly and uninjured on 1 July, 1941 after aerial combat behind enemy lines (Prien). Uninjured 7 September, 1942 in Wk# 13680 when he was shot down over Map Quadrant Pl.Qu. 49271. His second victory was a Spitfire over Malta on 22 April, 1942. One known Soviet victory, an Il-2 NW of Kalatsch on 1 August, 1942. His 4th, a LaGG-3 on 8 August, 1942. A LaGG-3 and an Il-2 on 12 August, 1942. An Il-2 on 13 August, 1942. An Il-2 on 17 August, 1942. An Il-2 on 19 August, 1942. An Il-2 on 20 August, 1942. An Il-2 on 7 September, 1942. A Yak-1 near Stalingrad on 16 September, 1942. A 13th, 14th & 15th, Two Il-2s and a Yak-1 on 18 September, 1942.
2809 Budnowski, GertOfhr3/31/1923Königsberg18/JG-2 (3/44 Creil) Bf 109G-6 Werk # Unk (lost 3/23/44) EK 2
Fighter Operational Clasp
One known victory, a P-51 at Hohenlower on 18 March, 1944. Added: Killed in a collision 23 March, 1944, with another G-6 piloted by Uffz Gerhard Querengässer over Creil. Uffz Querengässer survived by bailing, but suffered head injuries (Jager Blatt 5/2001). Added: Ofhr Budnowski buried at Beauvais, France, Blk 3, Row 19, Gr 793 (D.Drury). Alternate spelling: Pudnowski.
2810 Budzinski, JosefOfw4(H)/12 (1/43 Tunisia), 2(F)/11, 2/NAGr-11Bf 109F-4 Werk # 8805 (lost 1/14/43), Bf 109G-5 Werk # 110258 "White 15" (lost 5/44)
Deutsches Kreuz - Gold(11/26/43)

EK 1 & 2
Observer Operational Clasp
KIA 27 May, 1944 during aerial combat with an American fighter. Was accompanying Fw Depke on a reconnaissance mission over Alexandia on 1 October, 1942, when Depke failed to return, an Uffz at the time. His F-4 reported lost on 14 January, 1943, cause unknown, location not reported, pilot returned.
2811 Buer, GerhardOblt19151(F)/122 (Sola)He 111H (lost)Observer Operational ClaspMIA 25 April, 1940, possibly shot down by AA fire from HMS Warspite. Remaining crew all MIA and unnamed. Wiki Luft data. Added: Crashed at sea approx 100 miles NW of Stavanger, South Norway (Observer Loss List).
2812 Bues, HeinrichMajStfkpt 1(H)/14 (Pz) (2/40)Hs 126 Werk # Unk (dam 5/15/40)Observer Operational ClaspHis Hs 126 was attacked by fighters of GCII/4 over the forest of Signy l'Abbaye, Ardennes, and returned to base. Both he and Observer, Lt Harro Matthes were uninjured in he attack (D.Drury).
2813 Bufe, KurtUffz6/StG-2Ju 87R-1 (lost 8/13/40)Dive Bomber Operational ClaspMIA 13 August, 1940 when his ac crashed into the sea near Guernsey, Channel Islands, after his engine caught fire, cause unknown. His R/O-Gnr, Gefr Emil Pappert was killed and buried in the German War Cemetery, Orglandes/Manche France, Blk 25, Row 4, Gr 141 (D.Drury). Alternate spelling: Büfe.
2814 Bugaj, KarlLt611/JG-1, 2/JG-1Bf 109F, Fw 190A-4 Werk # 663 "Black 8" (lost)
EK 1 & 2
Fighter Operational Clasp
KIFA 12 April, 1943 in "Black 8"; crashed during a non-operational flight at Achmer. No known grave. One known victory, his 1st, a Mosquito into the North Sea, near Tilburg, on 28 July, 1942, the 1st Mosquito for 11/JG-1. His 2nd, a Mosquito north of Langeoog on 1 August, 1942. His 3rd, a Spitfire on 28 August, 1942. His 4th, a Wellington III of RAF No. 150 Sq. near Gendringen Holland, 35 km east of Nijmegen, on 31 October, 1942. His 5th, a a P-51 40 km northwest of Ostende on 22 January, 1943. His 6th, a Spitfire on 26 January, 1943. Magnus.
2815 Buge,Uffz12/KG-51Bf 109F or Bf 110 EK 2
Fighter Operational Clasp
Bomber escort. His first known victory, a Soviet MiG-1 at Bekietovkaya on 20 August, 1942.
2816 Bugislaus, Georg AndreasHptm6/24/1911Burg10/KG-2 (8/43), 3/KG-2 (12/43), Stfkpt 2/KG-66 (4/44) Ju 188E-1 Werk # 269360 "Z6 + CK" (lost 6/17/44) DK-G (1/1/45), EK 1 & 2, Bomber Operational Clasp in Silver MIA 17 June, 1944; crashed at Vire-Mündung while on a mission, cause unknown. Remaining crew (MIA): Ogefr Egon Erben, geb 2/12/1925, Obs; Gefr Kurt Wollermann, geb 2/25/1925, T.Obs; Fw Alois Bretscher, geb 9/28/1916, R/O and Uffz Hermann Stein, geb 5/7/1920, Mechanic. Source: B.Bines. Added: Prior to becoming a pilot, he was a navigator/observer in September, 1941 (LOCS).
2817 Bühker, WalterFw5/StG-77 (S.U.)Ju 87R-1 Werk # 5482 "S2 + MN" (lost 8/3/41)Dive Bomber Operational ClaspMIA 3 August, 1941, cause unknown, location not reported. His unnamed R/O was KIA. Ju 87 Loss List
2818 Buhl, Adolf JohannOblt2/13/1914Nenzingen92.J/88 Legion Condor, 1(J)/LG-2 (5/40), Stfkpt in 1(J)/LG-2 (Channel)Bf 109B (in Spain), Bf 109E-3 Werk # 0702 "White 9 + x" (7/40 St Ingelvert), Bf 109E-7 Werk # 2062 (lost 9/27/40)
Spanish Cross

EK 1 & 2
Fighter Operational Clasp
MIA 27 September, 1940 over the English Channel. One victory in Spain, an I-16. One known victory, his 1st, a Hurricane at Le Cateau, 18 May, 1940. His 2nd & 3rd, both Hurricanes; one at Etaples, the other at Lens/Arras, 21 June, 1940. His 4th, a Spitfire near Dover on 24 August, 1940. His 5th, a Spitfire near London on 31 August, 1940. His 6th, a Spitfire on 2 September, 1940, no location. His 7th, a Spitfire in the London/Ashford area on 6 September, 1940. His 8th, a Spitfire near Maidstone on 7 September, 1940. His 9th, a Spitfire at Dover on 23 September, 1940. Magnus.
2819 Buhl, GeorgUffz8/JG-11 (Reich Def Ost)Bf 109G-14/AS Werk # 784037 "Blue 29 + -" (lost 2/8/45)Fighter Operational ClaspKIA 8 February, 1945 during aerial combat west of Küstrin.
2820 Bühler, UlfOfhr13/JG-27 (France)Bf 109G-6/U4 Werk # 165285 "Blue 1 + I" (lost 7/7/44)Fighter Operational ClaspMIA 7 July, 1944 near Orbec-an-Auge, 57 km ESE of Caen. Mombeek.
2821 Bühler, WilhelmUffz6/6/1921LG-1DFS 230 (Glider) Wk# 122160 (lost)Transport Operational ClaspKIC 24 May, 1943; crashed near Dessel, buried Lommel, 49/618. Source: A.Rosseels.
Lommel, Belgium
2822 Bühligen, Kurt 'Bu-mann'Obstlt12/13/1917Granschütz, Thüringen112 Stfkpt 4/JG-2, Kdr II/JG-2 (6 March, 1944 Creil), Kdr JG-2 (4/44-5/45) Bf 109E Werk# 19891 "White 9" (Channel), Bf 109G-4 Werk # 19801 "White 4 + -" (7/43), Fw 190A-4 Wk # 681 "Wh 1" & White 11" in 4/JG-2, Fw 190A-8, Bf 109G-6 Werk # 160029 "Black <<" (4/44 Creil)
RK(9/4/41)
EL(3/2/44)
S(8/14/44)

Deutsches Kreuz - Gold(8/2/43)
EP(7/24/41)

EK 1 & 2
Fighter Oper.Clasp w/Pend
Remained with JG-2 for the entire war, eventually becoming the last commander of JG-2 "Richthofen". His first victory, a Spitfire at Dover on 4 September, 1940, an Uffz at the time. His 2nd, a Hurricane over England on 11 September, 1940. His 3rd, a Spitfire over England on 26 September, 1940. His 4th, a Spitfire N of Portland on 30 September, 1940. His 5th, a Hurricane S of Bournemouth on 1 October, 1940. Nos.6 & 7, both Hurricanes S of Portland on 7 October, 1940. His 20th, a Spitfire on 16 August, 1941, no location. Two known Normandy victories, both P-47s at Caen/Carpiquet on 7 June, 1944. His 100th victim was a P-47 Thunderbolt. Russian POW until 1950. 700+ combat missions. All victories in the West. 24 bombers. Shot down three times. Survived the war, deceased 11 August, 1985. Photo.

(Some spellings as Bühlingen)

2823 Bühlke, FritzFwIII/SKG-10Fw 190A-5 Werk # 202 (80% dam 6/28/43)Wound Badge
Assault Operational Clasp
Injured in a crash east of Sciacca on 28 June, 1943 due to engine damage.
2824 Bühlmann, HeinrichUffz111/NJG-5Bf 110, Ju 88
EK 1 & 2
Night Fighter Operational Clasp
One known victory, a "4 mot" near Stuttgart on 25 July, 1944. Boiten, 3 victories and alternate spelling: Buhlmann.
2825 Bühmann, Friedrich "Fritz"Lt5/17/192344/JG-52 (2/43 S.U.)Bf 109G-4 Werk # 19489 "Black < + -" (lost 5/29/43)
EK 1 & 2
Fighter Operational Clasp
MIA 29 May, 1943 after aerial combat east of Kijewskoje, map quadrant Pl.Qu. 34 E 76892. His first known victory, a Soviet Il-153 on 11 February, 1943. A 2nd, an I-16 Rata on 25 February, 1943, A 3rd, a Yak-1 on 7 May, 1943. A 4th, a DB-3 on 22 May, 1943. Added: His body recovered in Russia, along the Border, April 2016 and identified by his dogtag and ac Werk # (Andreas Rothhaar).
2826 Bühmann, Karl OttoFhjUffz11/JG-11 (10/43)Fw 190A-8 Werk # 960666 "Black 13 + I" (lost 12/23/44)Wound Badge
Fighter Operational Clasp
WIA 23 December, 1944; shot down at Reinbach by a P-47 while attacking B-26s of 387th & 394th BGs over the marshalling yards at Mayen. He was able to jump from his stricken plane. Flugzeugführer Certificate awarded 4 October, 1943; certificate found on internet.
2827 Bühring, Hans TheobaldOfhrIII/JG-26 (joins 8/44), 12/JG-26Bf 109G-14 Werk # 461538 "Blue 8" (lost)Fighter Operational ClaspKIA 12 )ctober, 1944 during aerial combat with a P-51 of 357FG at Bremervörde.
2828 Buinski,Uffz1/JG-5Bf 109G-6 "Yellow 1" (lost 7/19/44) (See note about color "Yellow 1"), Bf 109G-6 "Black 4" (8/6/44)Fighter Operational ClaspShot down 19 July, 1944 near Lisieux during aerial combat, pilot later returned. Source: SIG Norway. Note: The "Yellow" numbering system belonged to 3/JG-5, so he either borrowed the AC from 3 Staffel, or he was in 3 Staffel, not 1 Staffel. Then the following month he is flying with Mor & Lehner in a "Black 4".
2829 Bujalla, WernerLt9/2/1914Essen2(H)/41Hs 126 (lost)Observer Operational Clasp KIA 19 May, 1940 when his 126 crashed near Peruwelz during the French Campaign (A. Rosseels). Added: His ac was sd by Hurricanes of No.213 Sq., shared between P/O Harold Derrick Atkinson, P/O Wilfred Max Sizer and Sgt Samuel Leslie Butterfield. Both he, and gunner, Uffz Walter Ehemann, were killed, and buried in the German War Cem at Bourdon, France; Lt Bujalla Blk 3, Row 16, Gr 615 and Uffz Ehemann Blk 3, Row 16, Gr 616 (D.Drury).
2830 Buker,Ofhr12/NJG-6Bf 110
EK 1 & 2
Night Fighter Operational Clasp
One known victory, a Halifax 40 km W of Friedrichshafen on 28 April, 1944.
2831 Büker, GerhardLt8/JG-3 (Reich Def Ost)Bf 109G-10 Werk# 490151 "Blue 12 + -" (lost 3/3/45)Fighter Operational ClaspMIA 3 March, 1945; Unknown reason, area of Freienwalde. Mombeek MIA List.
2832 Büker, HerbertUffz62/JG-26Fw 190A-8 Werk # 171743 "Black 8" (lost)Fighter Operational ClaspKIA 3 September, 1944 during aerial combat with a P-51 of 55FG East of Brussels. He crashed and burned, with four others this day.
2833 Bukowski, WilliUffz6/KG-1 (S.U.)Ju 88A-5 Werk # 4341 "V4 + MP" (lost 7/6/41)Bomber Operational ClaspMIA with unnamed crew on 6 July, 1941, Butkowski rammed a Soviet MiG-3 flown by Lt Afanasiy Okhvat in the vicinity of Lake Ilmen. (Ju 88 Loss List).
2834 Bulach, AlfonsOfw4.K/88 (6/38), 4/KG-3Do 17Z-2 Werk # 3264 "5K + KM" (lost 8/31/40)Wound Badge
Bomber Operational Clasp
POW 31 August, 1940: wounded after being attacked by Hurricanes, he made a force landing at Burnham-on-Crouch, Essex. The Hurricanes were piloted by S/L Alex Hess (Cz) of No.310 Sq. and F/O William Clyde of No. 601 Sq.. Remaining crew: Oblt Heinz Gahrtz, Obs (POW); Uffz Ernst August Bock, R/O (POW & DOW 3 Sept., 1940, bur CC, Blk 1, Row 6, Gr 190); and Gefr Ernst Neumann, Flt Engr, POW (D.Drury).
Cannock Chase
2835 Bullenkamp, HelmutOfhr10/10/1924Bruchhausen, Vilsen18/JG-1Fw 190A-8 Werk # 175003 "Blue 12" (lost 12/26/44) EK 2
Fighter Operational Clasp
MIA 26 December, 1944 by Gösdorf in aerial combat with American fighters in the Bastogne sector. Still MIA. One known victory, a P-51 opposing the Berlin-Münster Raid on 5 December, 1944.
2836 Büller, WilhelmFwI/JG-2 (Channel)Fw 190A-2 Werk # 0122084 (lost 8/28/42)Fighter Operational ClaspKIC 28 August, 1942 near Rouen/Boos airfield following engine fire. Alternate spelling: Buller.
2837 Bulling, RolfUffz6/19/19208/JG-54 (8/44 France), I/EJG-1 (2/45)Fw 190A-8 Werk# 680845 "Black 8" (lost 8/8/44), Fw 190A-8 Werk # 350198 (lost 2/11/45)Wound Badge
Fighter Operational Clasp
KIC 11 February, 1945 at Flensburg, no further detail. He lost "Black 8" on 8 August, 1944 over Alencon, when he was wounded during combat.
2838 Bullker, HelmutFw9/LG-1 (S.U.)Ju 88A-4 Werk # 2011 "L1 + BT" (lost 7/30/42)Bomber Operational ClaspMIA with unnamed crew 30 July, 1942 at Kalatsch-Stalingrad-Katschalinskaja after being attacked by fighters (Ju 88 Loss List).
2839 Bullmann, H.Lt4/LG-1 (12/44) Ju 88S-3 Werk # 330931 "L1 + ??" (lost 12/18/44) Bomber Operational Clasp His Ju 88 crashed into a Gasthuis in Margraten Holland on 18 December, 1944, shot down by U.S AA, pilot/crew disposition unknown (DeSwart). Added: Pilot Lt Bullmann buried Yssel C-1-19. Remaining crew: Fw G.Leppelt, Obs (KIA, bur Yssel C-1-20); Uffz H.Duda, R/O (POW) and Fw F.Lichtinger, Gnr (KIA, bur C-1-18) (SGLO).
2840 Bulnheim, ErichUffz3/JG-11Fw 190A-5 Werk # 710011 "Yellow 12" (lost 11/26/43)Fighter Operational ClaspKIA 26 November, 1943 during aerial combat with a P-47 at Sögel.
2841 Bülow,FwFl.Leitst./Luftflott 2 (Med)Ju 87D-3 Werk # 0037 "DS + ZK" (lost 4/5/43)Dive Bomber Operational ClaspMIA 5 April, 1943, cause unknown, location not reported, no mention of crew. LW Loss Report & Ju 87 Loss List
2842 Bülow, Bernhardt vonObltStfkpt 1(H)/13 (S.U.)Hs 126B-1 Werk # 4305 (lost 9/27/41Observer Operational ClaspKIA 27 September, 1941 during aerial combat with Soviet fighters near Schum. Source: A. Mebius.
2843 Bülow, Hokan v.Oblt5/1/191569/JG-54 (8/41 S.U.)Bf 109F-2 Wk# 12923 "Yel ?", Bf 109F-4 Werk# 13165 "Yellow 9" (lost 5/13/42)
EK 1 & 2
Fighter Operational Clasp
MIA 13 May, 1942 in Werk# 13165 near Olomno. On 9 March, 1942, his AC Werk# 12923 sustained 25% damage as reported at the Szoltzy airfield S.U.. His first known Soviet victory, a SB-2 on 1 August, 1941. A 2nd, an I-153 on 20 August, 1941. A 3rd, an I-16 on 9 September, 1941. A 4th, an I-26 on 29 October, 1941. A 5th, an R-5 on 31 March, 1942.
2844 Bülow, Joachim vonOfhrFlugzeugführer 7/JG-53 (4/41 Channel)Bf 109F-2 Werk # 12630 "White 8 + I" (lost 4/25/41)Fighter Operational ClaspKIA 25 April, 1941, ditching in the water near Cap Gris Nez due to engine damage. Source: Jochen Prien
2845 Bülow, WilhelmUffzZerstorerschule-Reims (12/42), Unknown Fighter Unit in Italy (11/43)Bf 110Destroyer Operational ClaspKIA 11 November, 1943; sd during aerial combat in Italy. Buried initially at Frosinone Cem., later at Monte Cassino. Source: Das Kleeb;latt via Klaus Klee, son of Uffz Ferdinand Klee.
2846 Bülow, Wolf vonOblt1/15/19211Stfkpt 5/JG-2 (3/41)Fw 190A-3 Werk # Unk "Black 1 + -" ('43)
EK 1 & 2
Fighter Operational Clasp
Killed 23 February, 1943 during a bombing raid on his airfield at Kairouan Tunisia. One known victory, a Blenheim 30 km west of Boulogne on 12 May, 1941. Magnus Report, 7 victories.
2847 Bülowius, AlfredObstlt1/14/1892Königsberg, OstpreussenKdr Stab/LG-1 (8/40 Orleans-Bricy), JG-26 (Butler Pilot List), Kdr Luftkdo-Dresden (5/45)Ju 88A-1, Ju 88A-5 Trop "L1 + AA" in LG-1
RK(7/4/40)

Deutsches Kreuz - Gold(12/9/42)

EK 1 & 2
Bomber Operational Clasp
French POW 18 June, 1940; known to have crashed a Ju 88 of 9/LG-1 at Pleneuf France after being hit by flak. His Observer this date was Oblt Schaumann was seriously wounded. Channel pilot. His unit attacked "Red" Tobins airfield at Middle Wallop, 14 August, 1940. In July 1944, he was named Commanding General II Jagdkorps. Deceased 9 August, 1968, Detmold. Alternate spelling: Buelowius.

Courtesy Christian König

2848 Bum, AntonOblt3(F)/22 (12/42), LKS 3 (2/43), 3(F)/22 (3/43), LKS 3 (5/44)Ju 88D-1?
Deutsches Kreuz - Gold(3/16/43)

EK 1 & 2
EP (8/24/42), Observer Operational Clasp
DK-G Awards List. Added: Per LOCS, he was killed in a air raid on Halberstadt.
2849 Bum, AntonOblt1 3(F)/22 (12/42), LKS-3 (2/43), 3(F)/22 (3/43), LKS-3 (5/44) Ju 88D-1 DK-G (3/16/43), EK 1 & 2, Observer Operational Clasp KIA 30 May, 1944 during an air raid on Halberstadt (LOCS & DK-G Awards List). Alternate spelling: Bume.
2850 Bum, KarlOfhr3/JG-300Bf 109G-14 (lost 11/30/44 at Altenburg/Thüringen)Fighter Operational ClaspKIA 30 November, 1944 during aerial combat at Altenburg. Source: JG-300 Loss List
2851 Bumen, RobertFw10/12/1918Freiburg, Brsg.1 & 3/StG-77, Stabsstaffel I/SG-77Ju 87
RK(10/29/44)

Deutsches Kreuz - Gold(1/9/43)
EP(12/7/42)

EK 1 & 2
Dive Bomber Operational Clasp w/Pend
MIA (presumed KIA) 25 July, 1944 when his AC was attacked and downed by Soviet fighters in the area of Przemysl Poland. About 600 missions.
2852 Bumke, HeinzOblt10/21/1912Danzig-LangfuhrII/StG-77 (9/39), Stfkpt 8/StG-77 (S.U.) Ju 87B-2 Werk # 5605 (lost 10/10/41)
Deutsches Kreuz - Gold (10/15/41)

EK 1 & 2
EP (9/1/41), Dive Bomber Operational Clasp
KIA 10 October, 1941 at Wjasma, cause unknown. His unnamed R/O MIA. DK-G List. Alternate spelling: Bunke (Source: A. Mebius).
2853 Bunck, ErwinOfw1/KGzbV-9Ju 52
Deutsches Kreuz - Gold(2/19/43)
EP(6/6/42)

EK 1 & 2
Transport Operational Clasp
DK-G Awards List. EP date found on goblet online; DK-G date stated in EP description as 3/15/43. Alternate spelling: Bunk, per Vermeer EP Awards List.
2854 Bunde, WalterLt1/NJG-4Bf 110C-4 Werk # 3007 "3U + LH" (lost 3/20/42)Night Fighter Operational ClaspMIA 20 March, 1942 at Petucki Russia, made a force landing after being hit by enemy fire. His unnamed gunner also MIA. Bf 110 Loss List
2855 Bünder, KarlOfw4(F)/123Bf 109G-4/R3
Deutsches Kreuz - Gold(10/17/43)

EK 1 & 2
Observer Operational Clasp
DK-G Awards List
2856 Bündgens, F.Uffz5/KG-2 (8/43 Beauvais) Do 217E-4 Werk # 5585 "U5 + AN" (lost 8/15/43) Bomber Operational Clasp His Do 217 crashed into the North Sea off the Dutch coast on 15 August, 1943, cause and pilot/crew disposition unknown (DeSwart). Added: Probably sd by a Mosquito of no.256 Sq.. Pilot Uffz Bündgens (MIA). Remaining crew: Gefr P.Oswald, R/O (MIA); Uffz A.Jordan, Mech (KIA, bur Yssel CL-3-67, washed up at Campeduin) and Gefr R.Hums, Gnr (MIA) (SGLO). Alternate spelling: Buendgens.
2857 Bundschuh, FridolinOfhr192413/JG-54Fw 190A-8 Werk# 170639 "White ?" (lost)Fighter Operational ClaspKIA 26 August, 1944 southwest of Lomscha.
2858 Bunge, ErichHptm9/23/1916Minden SKG-10, SG-4, Kdr I/SG-151 (10/44), Kdr III/SG-3 (3/45) Fw 190F & Ju 87 D in I/SG-151, Fw 190F & G in SG-3
Deutsches Kreuz - Gold(3/29/44)

EK 1 & 2
Assault Operational Clasp
Deceased 27 April, 2002 (LOCS).
2859 Bungert, ErichFw19191012/JG-54 (10/43 S.U.), 4/JG-54Fw 190A-6 Werk# 550484 "White 5" in 4 Staffel (lost)EP


EK 1 & 2
Wound Badge
Fighter Operational Clasp
KIA 7 April, 1944 in aerial combat with a Yak-9, location not reported. His first known victory, a Soviet LaGG-3 on 8 October, 1943. A 2nd, an La-5 S of Kryukovshchina on 6 November, 1943. A 3rd, an Il-2 N of Vorovka on 28 November, 1943. A 4th, a U-2 while it was landing, on 6 January. 1944. A 5th, an Il-2 on 7 January, 1944. A 6th, a Yak-9 on 8 January, 1944. A 7th, a Yak-9 on 27 March, 1944. Nos. 8, 9 & 10, three Il-2s on 31 march, 1944. On 21 February, 1944, he was wounded in aerial combat in another A-6 over Uman-Ost, while serving in 12 Staffel.
2860 Bungert, UdoFw3/JG-52 (S.U.) Bf 109G-6 Werk # 15571 "Yellow 9" (lost 8/17/43) Fighter Operational Clasp MIA 17 August, 1943 after aerial combat with a Yak-5 in Map Quadrant Pl.Qu. 70764. Added: An interesting YouTube video, entitled "Evacuation of Messerschmitt Bf 109G-6 with Pilot" showing the recovery in Russian countryside (Steven Wiezbicki 3/2021).
2861 Bunje, HelmutLt5/11/1921Hamburg12SG-38, JG-101, 4/NJG-6 (3/44), II/JG-26 (11/44), 4/NJG-6 (45)Bf 110, Ju 88G-6, Fw 190D-9 in JG-26EP


EK 1 & 2
Fighter Operational Clasp
He flew the Lead Pathfinder AC, the Ju 88G-6 (Wk# unk) on the 1 January, 1945 raid on Brussels-Evere Allied airfield and made an emergency landing at Nordhorn after being hit by flak on outward route. One known victory, a "4 mot" 30 km SW of Echterdingen on 15 March, 1944. A Wellington SW of Rome on 4 June, 1944. A Halifax SW of Russelheim on 26 August, 1944. A "4 mot" 20 km SSW of Darmstadt on 12 September, 1944. A Lancaster 15 km N of Heilbronn on 4 December, 1944. Victories 7,8 & 9 were Lancasters on 23 February, 1945, two near Tubingen and one SW of Freudenstadt, all within minutes. Deceased 8 July, 2000.
2862 Buntrock,ObltNAGr-4Fi 156, Fw 189A, Bf 109GObserver Operational ClaspInvolved in a crash with Uffz Günther Schenke on 5 August, 1943, cause unknown. Jager Blatt 3/2004.
2863 Bunzek, JohannesLt5/22/1922Gross Strehlitz, Oberschlesien757/JG-52 (5/43 S.U.)Bf 109G-6 Werk # 620644 (?) "White 2" (lost 12/11/43)
RK(4/6/44 Post.)

Deutsches Kreuz - Gold(2/7/44)
EP(11/8/43)

EK 1 & 2
Fighter Operational Clasp
KIA 11 December, 1943 after colliding with a Russian La-5 fighter and exploding over the Nikopol bridgehead. All victories in the East. An additional 30 victories were unconfirmed. His first known Soviet victory, a LaGG on 28 May, 1943. Two LaGGs on 5 July, 1943. A LaGG and an Il-2(m.H.) on 6 July, 1943. A LaGG on 12 July, 1943. An Il-2 on 31 July, 1943. A LaGG on 3 August, 1943. Two LaGG-s on 7 August, 1943. A LaGG on 12 August, 1943. A LaGG on 17 August, 1943. Three LaGGs on 19 August, 1943. Four LaGGs and an Il-2 on 21 August, 1943. Two LaGGs and two Il-2s on 22 August, 1943. Three P-39s on 27 August, 1943. Two LaGGs on 28 August, 1943. A Boston and a LaGG on 5 September, 1943. Two Boston IIIs on 14 September, 1943. Three Il-2s on 20 September, 1943. Two LaGG-s and an Il-2 on 3 October, 1943. A LaGG on 30 November, 1943. Bowers/Lednicer, 75 victories. NOTE: Wk # 620644 generall belongs to a Ju 88G-6.
2864 Buogo, EgidioItaly, Regia Aeronautica Italiana5Fighter unitBowers/Lednicer Fighter Pilot Ace List.
2865 Burath, Eberhard vonOblt6/6/1918Hamburg7 3/ERG West, 11 & 12/JG-1, Adj 4/JG-1 (3/43 Deelen), Adj I/JG-1 (Spring 43), 1/JG-1 (7/43 Deelen), Stfkpt 9 (3/45) & 14/JG-51 (5/45) Bf 109G in 12/JG-1, Fw 190A-4 Werk # (14)5555 Black < + o" (70%, 3/11/43), A-4 # 140581 "< I" (4/43), Fw 190A-4 Werk # 5570 (60% dam 7/28/43, enemy fire ,emer lnd Stroobos, pilot OK), Fw 190A-5 Werk # 410052 "Black <1" (35% dam 7/28/43), Bf 109B thru K-4G
EK 1 & 2
Fighter Pilot Clasp in Silver
Flak/Artilierie Badge (2/Flak Regt. 27)
6 B-17 bombers. One Pe-2. On 11 March, 1943, he survived a crash at Deelen Holland in his Fw 190, # 5555, thought to have been sabotaged. Opposed the 306th BG on 21 May 1943 in I/JG-11, and scoring his 1st victory, a B-17 100 km north of Ameland. Is a strong choice to have downed Lee Kessler. His 2nd, a B-17 on 26 July, 1943. On 28 July, 1943, his A-4 Wk# 2339 was lost at Augsbuurt Holland, cause unknown (DeSwart). He was uninjured in a force landing on 28 July , 1943 after combat with a B-17 near Groningen. His 3rd, a B-17 near Paderborn on 11 January, 1944. His 4th, a B-17 (HSS) N of Gifhorn on 10 February, 1944. His 5th, a B-17 in the Braunschweig area on 23 March, 1944. A 6th, a Pe-2 on 22 March, 1945, flying the Bf 109K. Flugbuch entries from 12/42 to 4/45. Letter on file. As of 2001, living in Flensburg, near Kiel. Deceased 3 October, 2001. Photo


Major Heinz Bär (Kommandeur ll./JG1) briefing pilots at Rheine: 2nd from Left - Oblt. Burath
2866 Burau, ErnstUffz6/20/1921Kalbe5/JG-53 (France) Bf 109G-6 Werk # 412367 "Black 9 + -" (lost 6/9/44) Fighter Operational Clasp KIA 9 June, 1944; killed by his own flak at Map Quadrant Pl.Qu. EN-95, near Kargailan. Added: Burial at Pornichet, Blk 2, Row 20, Gr 625 (absa3945).
2867 Burchard,1On loan to Stab/JG-3 (11/42 S.U.)Bf 109G EK 2
Fighter Operational Clasp
One known victory, a LaGG-3 15 km NEW of Akhtuba on 1 November, 1942.
2868 Burckhardt, GottfriedUffz2/26/19201II/JG-26 (joins 8/44), 8/JG-26 (1/45) Fw 190D-9 Werk # 500123 ""Black 5" (lost 1/14/45) EK 2
Fighter Operational Clasp
KIA 14 January, 1945 in aerial combat with P-51s of 78FG (LOCS). Added: He crashed in Waldorf, 5km from Bornheim, about 25km west of Cologne, on the other side of the Rhine. He is buried in the War Cemetery, Bornheim-Walberberg (German War Graves Comm. via Manfred Weichert, 1/2022). His one victory, a Spitfire of RAF No. 416 Sq. over Brussels on 1 January, 1945 (OKL Claims List).
2869 Burckhardt, Ludwig Wilhelm "Lutz"Hptm11/5/1919Bremen69 Erg Stf/JG-77 (8/41), 4& 6/JG-77(4/42), Stfkpt 4 & 3/JG-77(1/43), Kdr I/JG-77(8/43), Stfkpt 7/JG-1(3/44 Paderborn), II/JG-7(2/45) Bf 109E Werk # 6167 (Dam crash land 8/25/41), Bf 109F-4 Werk # 7602 "Black <1 + -" (65% dam 4/29/42; Tech prob crash, pilot OK), Bf 109F-4 Werk # 13017 "Black <1 + -" (30% dam 6/1/42; flak near Sevastopol), Bf 109F-4 Werk # 13172 ""Yellow 3 + -" (dam 7/14/42 one wheel landing aft combat) in JG-77, Bf 109G-6/ASy in"White 14" in JG-1 (4/44), Me 262A
RK(10/15/42)
EP(10/19/42)

EK 1 & 2
Wound Badge
Fighter Operational Clasp
245 missions. 53 victories in the East. His first known Soviet victory, an I-16 Rata and a MiG-1, his 7th & 8th victories overall, on 8 June, 1942. His 10th, an I-180 on 5 July, 1942. Victories 16 thru 21 scored in the S.U. on 12 July, 1942. Two Il-2s on 23 July, 1942. An Il-2 and a MiG-1 on 31 July, 1942. Two LaGG-3s on 8 August, 1942. Four LaGG-3s on 13 August, 1942. A Pe-2 and two LaGG-3s on 18 August, 1942. A LaGG-3 on 3 September, 1942. A P-39 on 14 September, 1942. A triple, two LaGG-3s and a P-2 on 15 September, 1942. Two Il-2s on 20 September, 1942. A LaGG-3 on 22 September, 1942. His 54th victory, a Spitfire 2 km SSE of Buerat on 7 January, 1943. His 58th victory, a P-47 SW of Verviers on 2 March, 1944. His 60th, a P-47 on 9 April, 1944, no location. His 65th, a P-47 on 7 May, 1944, no location. His 67th victory, a P-38 on 22 May, 1944, no location. His 68th, a P-47 in the Tutow-Anklam area on 29 May, 1944. His 69th, a P-51, tentatively identified as Ser.# 43-7153 "Rauk-et", of 352FG/486FS, piloted by 2/Lt Lincoln D.Bundy, over the Normandy Front on 10 June, 1944. The P-51 crashed near La Barre, Crulai, Fr.. At wars end, he was serving in III/EJG-2. Bowers/Lednicer, 58 victories. Deceased 2 January, 1993. Alternate spelling: Burkhardt.
2870 Burda, JohannesFw72 & 3/JG-3 (8/42 S.U.), 10/JG-3 (3/44)Bf 109F in 42, Fw 190A, Bf 109G-6 Werk # 140031 (lost 3/44)
EK 1 & 2
Fighter Operational Clasp
KIFA 3 October, 1944 during a Test flight near Clenze, where he was identified; burial site unknown (Source: Lothar Wiegels). His first victory, a Soviet MiG-1 on 1 August, 1942. His 2nd, a LaGG-3 on 5 August, 1942. A 3rd, a LaGG-3 on 9 August, 1942. A 4th Soviet, a LaGG-3 on 29 September, 1942. His 5th, a Pe-2 on 7 October, 1942. His 7th victory, a B-24D over southern Italy, 3 September, 1943. Magnus.
2871 Burde, FritzUffz3/KG-100He 111H-6
Deutsches Kreuz - Gold(11/23/42)

EK 1 & 2
Bomber Operational Clasp
DK-G Awards List
2872 Burdessa, WaltherUffz10/24/1919WeitmarErg/JGr-West Bf 109E-4 Werk # 1924 (lost 3/31/42) Fighter Operational Clasp KIA 31 March, 1942 during aerial combat, crashing near Morlaix, buried Ploudaniel-Lesneven, Block 9/54/1330. Source: A. Rosseels.
Plousdaniel-Lesneven, France
2873 Burdyna, RichardLt6/19/1923111/NJG-3 (Grove De.7/43)Ju 88C-6 Werk # 360167 "D5 + CW" (lost)
EK 1 & 2
Night Fighter Operational Clasp
KIA 17 September, 1943 during aerial combat; shot down by return fire from the very Halifax, BB309, he had claimed. He crashed in the Bjernede Skov Forest, 7 km east of Soro Denmark. Buried Kopenhagen West Friedhof, A/1/8 (Rosseels). Remaining crew (KIA): Ogefr Fritz Merten, R/O and Ogefr Leo Klotz, Gunner. All three were buried in the Kobenhavn Vestre Cemetery (Source: Air War over Denmark. One known victory, a Halifax BB309 of RAF No. 138 Sq. W of Ruhrgebeit, over the island of Sjaelland, on 17 September, 1943.
2874 Bürel, JosefUffzI/JG-2 (Channel)Fw 190A-2 Werk # 0297 (30% dam 8/24/42)Wound Badge
Fighter Operational Clasp
Injured in a crash 24 August, 1942 making an emergency landing at Tricqueville airfield due to engine failure.
2875 Burfeindt, Hans GüntherFhrAufkl. unitJu 188, Me 410
Deutsches Kreuz - Gold(1/1/45)

EK 1 & 2
Observer Operational Clasp
DK-G Awards List
2876 Burgaller, Ernst GüntherMajStfkpt 1/JG-2, Kdr II/JG-51 (11/39)Bf 109D & EFighter Operational ClaspKIC 2 February, 1940 when his AC crashed west of Friedrichshafen on the shores of Lake Constance due, it is believed, to propeller mechanism failure. He was a WWI flyer in the Richtofen Geschwader and a successful race car driver between the wars. Alternate spelling: Burggaller.
2877 Burgdorf, HaraldLt6(Lufttorpedostf)/KG-26 (Vaernes)Ju 88A-17 Werk # 141279 "1H + MP" (lost 2/7/45)Bomber Operational ClaspMIA with unnamed crew after being shot down over the Norwegian Sea by his own ships flak 7 February, 1945 (Ju 88 Loss List).
2878 Burgemann, Karl HeinzGefr9/JG-11Fw 190A-6 Werk # 550485 (lost 3/15/44)Fighter Operational ClaspKIA 15 March, 1944 during aerial combat, crashing at Lemförde. Source: L. Wiegels.
2879 Bürger,FwII/JG-2Bf 109G-14 "White 4"Fighter Operational ClaspShot down 27 December, 1944 in aerial combat with fighters of RAF No. 412 Sq. near Dinant. He bailed successfully from his flaming "White 4". Further detail unknown.
2880 Bürger, ChrysanthUffz1Stab IV/JG-27 (6/44 France), 13/JG-27 (Reich Def)Bf 109G-6 Werk # 163938 (lost 6/7/44), Bf 109G-10 Werk # 130247 "White 4 + ~" (lost 12/27/44) EK 2
Wound Badge
Fighter Operational Clasp
WIA 27 December, 1944 during aerial combat at Girbelsrath, east of Düren. One known victory, a P-51 NW of Leipzig on 2 November, 1944. WIA 7 June, 1944 during aerial combat with enemy fighters 10-15km east of Caen.
2881 Burger, EduardOfw2/JG-53 (Tunisia)Bf 109G-2 Werk # 10487 "White 4" (lost 1/18/43)Fighter Operational ClaspKIA 18 January, 1943 during aerial combat with Spitfires at Burg el Arab (Bou Arada), Tunisia. Jager Blatt article.
2882 Burger, EmilUffz5/KG-1He 111H-2 Werk # 5125 "V4 + MV" (lost 8/30/40)Bomber Operational ClaspPOW 30 August, 1940 after being attacked by fighters both to and from the target. Eventually the ac was forced down into the sea off Folkestone, Kent. The crew were all rescued by a small craft and taken prisoner. Remaining crew (POW): Gefr Heinz Hildebrand (or Hildebrandt), Obs; Gefr Walter Feierabend, R/O; Gefr Herbert Roggemann, Flt Engr and Gefr Willi Klappholz, Gnr (D.Drury).
2883 Bürger, ErnstFw1/KG-76 (Africa)Ju 88A-4 Werk # 1118 "F1 + BH" (lost 2/8/43)Bomber Operational ClaspMIA with unnamed crew 8 February, 1943 after engine damage, location not reported (Ju 88 Loss List).
2884 Burger, FriedrichUffz4/JG-53 (Tunisia)Bf 109G-6 Werk # 16367 "White 5 + -" (lost 4/18/43)Fighter Operational ClaspMIA 18 April, 1943 after aerial combat with a P-40 at Insel Zembra (Bf 109 Loss List).
2885 Bürger, H.Gefr2/JG-76 (9/44 Störmede) Bf 109G-14 Werk # 784008 "Black 12" (lost 9/29/44) Fighter Operational Clasp His G-14 crashed near Arnhem Holland on 29 September, 1944, cause and pilot disposition unknown (DeSwart). Added: MIA 29 September, 1944; crashed 2km NW of Zevenaar Holland. He is buried among the unknowns at Ysselsteyn (SGLO).
Ysselstein, Holland
2886 Bürger, HorstUffz122/JG-54 (S.U.)Bf 109G, Fw 190A-6 Werk# 530340 "Black?" (lost 8/1/43)EP


EK 1 & 2
Fighter Operational Clasp
KIA 1 August, 1943, Map Quadrant 54563. His 1st known victory, a Soviet Il-2 on 13 January, 1943. A 2nd, a Yak-1 on 22 January, 1943. A 3rd, an Il-2 on 15 February, 1943. Nos 4 & 5, a LaGG-5 and a Pe-2 on 19 February, 1943. Nos. 6, 7 & 8, all three Il-2s on 5 July, 1943. A 9th, an Il-2 on 9 July, 1943. A 10th, a LaGG-3 on 10 July, 1943. Nos. 11 & 12, an LaGG-3 and an Il-2 on 13 July, 1943.
2887 Burger, KarlUffz36/JG-27 (5/43)Bf 109F & G
EK 1 & 2
Fighter Operational Clasp
One known victory in Sicily, a P-38 100 km southwest of Granitola Torretta on 28 May, 1943. His 2nd, a B-17 (HSS) S of Landshut on 25 February, 1944. His 3rd, a B-17 WSW of Eschwege on 19 April, 1944.
2888 Burger, RolfUffz8/25/192412/JG-2Fw 190D-9 Werk # 500069 (lost 12/23/44)Fighter Operational ClaspKIA 23 December, 1944 during aerial combat at Meckenheim, buried in meckenheim.
2889 Burger, W.Fw10/KGzbV-1 (5/40 Gütersloh) Ju 52/3m Werk # 6786 "1Z + LU" (lost 5/10/40) Wound Badge, Transport Operational Clasp His ac reported lost 10 May, 1940 at Katwijk, near Pijnacker, cause and pilot and crew disposition unknown (Netherland Loss Registry). Added: Brought down by groundfire; Fw Burger WIA/Ret'd. Remaining crew (POW, to UK): Ogefr W.Wirth, R/O; Uffz W.Picha, Mech and Uffz H.Heuer, Aux (SGLO).
2890 Burger, WalterLtIII/ZG-1Bf 109E & FDestroyer Operational ClaspKIA 2 October, 1942 during aerial combat with P-40s in the El Maghra area.
2891 Bürger, WalterUffzII/JG-26 (joins 7/43), 5/JG-26Fw 190A-6 Werk # 530732 "White 10" (lost 10/20/43)Fighter Operational ClaspKIA 20 October, 1943 during aerial combat with a P-47 of 78FG at Krinkelt, near Elsenborn.
2892 Bürger, WalterOfw4/19/1914KunzendorfU.Kdo.Lz.Gr.-11 (?)Fw 190 Werk # 5858 (lost)Fighter Operational ClaspKIC 27 February, 1943; crashed near Brugge attempting a force landing after running out of fuel. Buried Lommel 62/124. Source: A. Rosseels.
Lommel, Belgium
2893 Burger, WolfgangOblt5/JG-27 (Africa)Bf 109F-4 (Trop) Werk # 8718 "Red 2 + -" (lost 9/5/42)Fighter Operational ClaspKIA 5 September, 1942 when his engine siezed during aerial combat over Crete. He bailed successfully, 12 km NW of Abudweis, however, his chute failed to open.
2894 Burgerdat,Oblt12/Aufkl.Gr., Ob.d.L.Bf 109 or Bf 110 EK 2
Observer Operational Clasp
One known victory, a Soviet MiG-3 on 31 August, 1942.
2895 Burgetsmeier, ArnoldUffz2/JG-2Fw 190A-8 Werk# 730490Fighter Operational ClaspMIA 8 June, 1944; Combat with a P-51, Bayeux. Mombeek MIA List.
2896 Burggraf, AlbertHptm8Kdr I/JG-53Bf 109G
EK 1 & 2
Fighter Operational Clasp
2897 Bürggraf, WilhelmHptm10/2/19146I/JG-301 (3/44), Stfkpt 3/JG-301 (7/44), Kdr I/JG-301 (11/44) Bf 109G-6 Werk # Unk (lost 3/23/44), Fw 190A-9/R11 Werk # 206072 (lost 11/21/44 H. Breuer) EP


EK 1 & 2
Wound Badge, Fighter Operational Clasp
KIA 21 November, 1944 during aerial combat with P-51s (Boiten). Two known victories, both "4 mots" over the Objective, St Leu-DEsserent, on 8 July, 1944. Alternate spelling: Burggraf. Per the Perry Claims, these two victories were nos. 1 and 2; no further victories found to suggest he had 10 victories. Also, his surname may have been erroneously stated as Burghardt. Boiten, 2 to 6 victories. Added: WIA 23 March, 1944 when he was sd in his G-6 by a night fighter at Rohrenfels. His 190 was sd in the vicinity of Bucha, 8km SW of Jena; buried Eisenach-Hotzelstoda (LOCS).
2898 Burghard,Oblt1/NAGr-3 (5/45 Rerik)Bf 109GObserver Operational ClaspShot down 2 May, 1945 on a recon mission in the Ratzeburger area, near Eckhorst by a Spitfire of RAF No. 411 Sq., piloted by F/O Wilson. He was able to bail safely, but his wingman, Uffz Krinner was shot down and MIA. Jager Blatt 4 & 6/2001.
2899 Burghard, JostLt4/11/1921 Magdeburg9/KG-6 (12/42), I/KG-6 (2/44), Stfkpt 2/KG-6 (3/44 to 5/45)Ju 88A-4, Ju 188 A-2 Werk # Unk "3E + GK" (or FK) (lost 7/15/44)
Deutsches Kreuz - Gold(12/23/42)

EK 1 & 2
EP (9/12/42), Wound Badge, Bomber Operational Clasp
Shot down with wounds, and bailed safely, 15 July, 1944, during combat with a Mosquito of No.29 Sq., in the Melun-Villaroche area (LOCS & DK-G Awards List).
2900 Burghardt, EdmundFw2/Kü.Fl.Gr.-106 (Channel)Ju 88A-5 Werk # 8191 "M2 + GK" (lost 7/13/41)Observer Operational ClaspMIA with unnamed crew along the SE coast of England 13 July, 1941, cause unknown (Ju 88 Loss List).

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