PERSONALIA
 
Name:  Boenicke, Walter
Date of birth: December 15th, 1895 (Radisleben-Magdeburg/Saxony, Germany)
Date of death:  April 21st, 1947 (Munsterlager/Lower Saxony, Germany)
Nationality:  German
BIOGRAPHY: 
Walter Boenicke finally reached the rank of General der Flieger. He comitted suicide on 21st April 1947 in British captivity.
     
DEUTSCHES KREUZ IN GOLD
Rank: Generalmajor (Air Commodore)
Unit: Luftwaffe Befehlshaber Mitte, Luftwaffe
Awarded on: January 14th, 1944
 
     
RITTERKREUZ DES EISERNEN KREUZES
Rank: Generalleutnant (Air Vice Marshall)
Unit: Kommandeur, 3.Flieger-Division, Luftwaffe
Awarded on: May 14th, 1944
 
     
1939 SPANGE ZUM EISERNEN KREUZES 1ER KLASSE 1914
 
     
1939 SPANGE ZUM EISERNEN KREUZES 2ER KLASSE 1914
 
 
 
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Information source(s):   - FELLGIEBEL, W.P., Elite of theThird Reich, Helion & Company Limited, Solihull, 2003.
- PATZWALL, K. & SCHERZER, V., Das Deutsche Kreuz 1941-1945, Verlag Klaus D. Patzwall, Norderstedt, 2001.
- Die Ordensträger der Deutschen Wehrmacht (CD), VMD-Verlag GmbH, Osnabrück, 2002
- Die Träger des Ritterkreuzes des Eisernen Kreuzes 1939-1945
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