PERSONALIA
 
Name:  Tegtmeier, Fritz
Date of birth: July 30th, 1917 (Sundern/Westphalia, Germany)
Date of death:  April 8th, 1999 (Greven/Northrhine-Westphalia, Germany)
Nationality:  German
BIOGRAPHY: 
Fritz Tegtmeier achieved 146 victories in over 700 operational sorties.
     
LUFTWAFFE EHRENPOKALE FÜR BESONDERE LEISTUNGEN IM LUFTKRIEG
Rank: Feldwebel (Sergeant)
Unit: Flugzeugführer
Awarded on: October 5th, 1942
 
     
DEUTSCHES KREUZ IN GOLD
Rank: Oberfeldwebel (Flight Sergeant)
Unit: I. / Jagdgeschwader 54
Awarded on: January 23rd, 1943
 
     
RITTERKREUZ DES EISERNEN KREUZES
Rank: Oberfeldwebel (Flight Sergeant)
Unit: Flugzeugführer 2. / Jagdgeschwader 54
Awarded on: March 28th, 1944
 
     
EISERNES KREUZ 1. KLASSE
 
     
EISERNES KREUZ 2. KLASSE
 
 
 
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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.
- PATZWALL, K. D., Der Ehrenpokal für besondere Leistung im Luftkrieg, Verlag Klaus D. Patzwall, Norderstedt, 2008.
- Die Ordensträger der Deutschen Wehrmacht (CD), VMD-Verlag GmbH, Osnabrück, 2002
- Kurowski F., Oberleutnant Otto Kittel, Der erfolgreichste Jagdflieger des Jagdgeschwaders 54, Flechsig Verlag, Würzburg, 2007
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