PERSONALIA
 
Name:  Weiß, Otto Albert Bernhard
Date of birth: September 25th, 1907 (Breslau/Silesia, Germany)
Date of death:  August 19th, 1955 (Kiel/Schleswig-Holstein, Germany)
Nationality:  German
BIOGRAPHY: 
Otto Weiß achieved a total of 520 operational sorties.
     
EISERNES KREUZ 2. KLASSE
Awarded on: September 13th, 1939
 
     
EISERNES KREUZ 1. KLASSE
Awarded on: September 30th, 1939
 
     
RITTERKREUZ DES EISERNEN KREUZES
Rank: Hauptmann (Flight Lieutenant)
Unit: Kommandeur II.(Schlacht) / Lehrgeschwader 2
Awarded on: May 18th, 1940
Details: 32nd Award.
 
     
RITTERKREUZ MIT EICHENLAUB
Rank: Major (Squadron Leader)
Unit: Kommandeur II.(Schlacht) / Lehrgeschwader 2
Awarded on: December 31st, 1941
Details: 52nd Award.
 
     
FRONTFLUGSPANGE FÜR FERN-NACHTJÄGER IN GOLD MIT ANHÄNGER
 
     
MEDAILLE "WINTERSCHLACHT IM OSTEN 1941/42" (OSTMEDAILLE)
 
 
 
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Picture source:   - Willi Schumacher Collection
Information source(s):   - FELLGIEBEL, W.P., Elite of theThird Reich, Helion & Company Limited, Solihull, 2003.
- 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
- Die Träger des Ritterkreuzes des Eisernen Kreuzes 1939-1945
- Lexicon der Wehrmacht
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