Kurt Welter

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Birthday
25, 1916
Birthplace
Germany
Death Date
Mar 7, 1949 (33)
Birth Sign
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Birthday
25, 1916
Birthplace
Germany
Death Date
Mar 7, 1949 (33)

About

Luftwaffe fighter pilot who won forty-eight aerial battles for Nazi Germany during World War II.

Before Fame

He joined the Luftwaffe in 1934.

Trivia

He was awarded the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross with Oak Leaves in 1945.

Family Life

He died in a German railroad accident after surviving the war.

Associated With

He and World War I ace, Baron Von Richthofen (The Red Baron) were both German fighter pilots.