"Awarded for his achievements as a bomber observer over the course of about 430 sorties. Particularly noteworthy were his successes during his first 188 sorties (flown until 17.12.1942) while flying with Oberleutnant Hans Schellon." from his Knight's Cross to the Iron Cross citation, awarded on March 12th 1945 as Oberfeldwebel of the 3 Staffel, I Gruppe, Kampfgeschwader 4.
Another deadly enemy elite,
Honor Goblet of the Luftwaffe awarded on March 1st, 1943