WILCKE, Wolf-Dietrich  
 
PERSONALIA
 
Name:  Wilcke, Wolf-Dietrich
Date of birth: March 11th, 1913 (Schrimm/Posen, Germany)
Date of death:  March 23rd, 1944 (Schöppenstedt/Lower Saxony, Germany)
Nationality:  German
BIOGRAPHY: 
Wolf Dietrich Wilcke achieved 161 victories in 732 sorties.
     
EISERNES KREUZ 2. KLASSE
Awarded on: November 25th, 1939
 
     
EISERNES KREUZ 1. KLASSE
Awarded on: July 11th, 1940
 
     
LUFTWAFFE EHRENPOKALE FÜR BESONDERE LEISTUNGEN IM LUFTKRIEG
Awarded on: April 1st, 1941
 
     
RITTERKREUZ DES EISERNEN KREUZES
Rank: Hauptmann (Captain)
Unit: Kommandeur III. / Jagdgeschwader 53
Awarded on: August 6th, 1941
Details: 270th Award.
 
     
RITTERKREUZ MIT EICHENLAUB
Rank: Hauptmann (Captain)
Unit: Führer Jagdgeschwader 3 „Udet“
Awarded on: September 9th, 1942
Details: 122nd Award.
 
     
KRIEGSORDEN DES DEUTSCHEN KREUZES IN GOLD
Rank: Major
Unit: Jagdgeschwader 3
Awarded on: November 3rd, 1942
Details: Award 1/126.
 
     
RITTERKREUZ MIT EICHENLAUB UND SCHWERTERN
Rank: Major
Unit: Kommodore Jagdgeschwader 3 "Udet"
Awarded on: December 23rd, 1942
Details: 23rd Award.
 
     
WEHRMACHTBERICHT
Awarded on: March 30th, 1944
 
 
 
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Picture source:   - Deutsches Wehrkundearchiv
Information source(s):   - Die Ordensträger der Deutschen Wehrmacht (CD), VMD-Verlag GmbH, Osnabrück, 2002
- Kwasny A., Kwasny G., Die Eichenlaubträger 1940-1945 (CD), Deutsches Wehrkundearchiv, Lage-Waddenhausen, 2001
- 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
   
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