PERSONALIA
 
Name:  Jakob, Georg
Date of birth: March 27th, 1915 (Fürth/Bavaria, Germany)
Date of death:  September 1st, 1991 (Meerbusch/North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany)
Nationality:  German
BIOGRAPHY: 
Georg Jakob joined the Luftwaffe in 1935 and achieved over 1,000 combat missions over Poland, France, England, the Balkans, Crete and Russia.
     
DEUTSCHES KREUZ IN GOLD
Rank: Oberleutnant (Flying Officer)
Unit: 2. Staffel, I. Gruppe, Sturzkampfgeschwader 77, Luftwaffe
Awarded on: November 24th, 1941
 
     
RITTERKREUZ DES EISERNEN KREUZES
Rank: Oberleutnant (Flying Officer)
Unit: Staffelkapitän, 2. Staffel, I. Gruppe, Sturzkampfgeschwader 77, Luftwaffe
Awarded on: April 27th, 1942
 
     
RITTERKREUZ MIT EICHENLAUB
Rank: Major (Squadron Leader)
Unit: Kommodore, Schlachtgeschwader 10, Luftwaffe
Awarded on: September 30th, 1944
Details: 615th Award
 
 
 
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Picture source:   - Willi Schumacher Collection
Information source(s):   - das-ritterkreuz.de
- ww2.dk
- wikipedia.org
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