PERSONALIA
 
Name:  Ehle, Walter
Date of birth: April 28th, 1913 (Windhoek, German South West Africa)
Date of death:  November 17th, 1943 (Saint Trond/Limburg, Belgium)
Buried on:  German War Cemetery Lommel
Plot: 21.  Grave: 42.
Nationality:  German
BIOGRAPHY: 
Walter Ehle achieved a total of 36 air victories.

Career:
1939: Staffelkapitän 3. / Zerstörergeschwader 1;
6th October 1940 - 17th November 1943: Kommandeur II. / Nachtjagdgeschwader 1.
     
DEUTSCHES KREUZ IN GOLD
Rank: Hauptmann (Flight Lieutenant)
Unit: II. Gruppe, Nachtjagdgeschwader 1, Luftwaffe
Awarded on: October 20th, 1942
 
     
RITTERKREUZ DES EISERNEN KREUZES
Rank: Major (Squadron Leader)
Unit: Kommandeur, II. Gruppe, Nachtjagdgeschwader 1, Luftwaffe
Awarded on: August 29th, 1943
Action: Awarded after 31 air victories.
 
     
EISERNES KREUZ 1. KLASSE
 
     
EISERNES KREUZ 2. KLASSE
 
     
FLUGZEUGFÜHRERABZEICHEN
 
 
 
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Picture source:   - Norbert Beyerlein
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.
- Volksbund Deutsche Kriegsgräberfürsorge e.V.
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