PERSONALIA
 
Name:  Meyn, Wilhelm
Date of birth: June 3rd, 1923 (Hamburg, Germany)
Date of death:  May 4th, 2002 (Hoppstädten-Weiersbach/Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany)
Nationality:  German
BIOGRAPHY: 
Wilhelm Meyn flew over 700 combat missions and scored 26 aerial victories.
     
DEUTSCHES KREUZ IN GOLD
Rank: Leutnant (2nd Lieutenant)
Unit: III. / Sturzkampfgeschwader 3
Awarded on: January 28th, 1944
 
     
RITTERKREUZ DES EISERNEN KREUZES
Rank: Leutnant (2nd Lieutenant)
Unit: Staffelführer 9. / Schlachtgeschwader 3
Awarded on: October 24th, 1944
 
     
EISERNES KREUZ 1. KLASSE
 
     
EISERNES KREUZ 2. KLASSE
 
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Picture source:   - Willi Schumacher Collection
Information source(s):   - Die Ordensträger der Deutschen Wehrmacht (CD), VMD-Verlag GmbH, Osnabrück, 2002
- Fellgiebel W.P., Elite of the Third Reich, The recipients of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross 1939-1945: A Reference, Helion & Company Limited, Solihull, 2003, ISBN 1-874622-46-9
- Patzwall K., Scherzer V., Das Deutsche Kreuz 1941-1945, Geschichte und Inhaber Band II, Verlag Klaus D. Patzwall, Norderstedt, 2001, ISBN 3-931533-45-X
- Die Träger des Ritterkreuzes des Eisernen Kreuzes 1939-1945
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