HANKAMER, Wolfgang  
 
PERSONALIA
 
Name:  Hankamer, Wolfgang
Date of birth: July 8th, 1920 (Cologne/Rhineprovince, Germany)
Date of death:  January 14th, 1945 (Kyritz-Mark/Brandenburg, Germany)
Nationality:  German
BIOGRAPHY: 
Wolfgang Hammer was killed near Kyritz-Mark on January 14th, 1945. At that moment he was Staffelkapitän with 1. / Jagdgeschwader 301 and the rank of Hauptmann.
     
LUFTWAFFE EHRENPOKALE FÜR BESONDERE LEISTUNGEN IM LUFTKRIEG
Rank: Leutnant (2nd Lieutenant)
Unit: Flugzeugführer
Awarded on: March 2nd, 1942
 
     
DEUTSCHES KREUZ IN GOLD
Rank: Oberleutnant (1st Lieutenant)
Unit: 5. / Kampfgeschwader 2
Awarded on: July 27th, 1942
 
     
RITTERKREUZ DES EISERNEN KREUZES
Rank: Oberleutnant (1st Lieutenant)
Unit: Staffelkapitän 6. / Kampfgeschwader 2
Awarded on: October 29th, 1944
 
     
EISERNES KREUZ 1. KLASSE
 
     
EISERNES KREUZ 2. KLASSE
 
 
 
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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
- Patzwall K.D., Der Ehrenpokal für besondere Leistung im Luftkrieg, Studien zur Geschichte der Auszeichnungen, Band 6, Verlag Klaus D. Patzwall, Norderstedt, 2008, ISBN 978-3-931533-08-3
   
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