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Anton Mader

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Battles/wars  World War II
Service/branch  Luftwaffe
Battles and wars  World War II

Name  Anton Mader
Other work  Bundesheer
Commands held  Jagdgeschwader 54
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Born  7 January 1913 Kastel Novi, Kingdom of Dalmatia, Austria-Hungary (1913-01-07)
Allegiance  Nazi Germany (to 1945) Austria
Rank  Oberstleutnant (Wehrmacht) Brigadier (Bundesheer)
Died  February 19, 1984, Vienna, Austria
Awards  Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross
Unit  Jagdgeschwader 2, Jagdgeschwader 77, Jagdgeschwader 11, Jagdgeschwader 54

Anton Mader (born 7 January 1913 – 19 February 1984) was a German pilot during World War II. He claimed 86 victories and was a recipient of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross. He held commanded fighter wing Jagdgeschwader 54 in 1944.

Awards

  • Ehrenpokal der Luftwaffe (7 October 1941)
  • German Cross in Gold on 2 January 1942 as Hauptmann in the II./JG 77
  • Iron Cross (1939) 2nd and 1st class
  • Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross on 23 July 1942 as Major and Gruppenkommandeur of the II./JG 77
  • References

    Anton Mader Wikipedia


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