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Hugo Broch

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Allegiance  Nazi Germany
Unit  Jagdgeschwader 54
Name  Hugo Broch

Rank  Leutnant
Years of service  1940–45
Service/branch  Luftwaffe
Hugo Broch Military Autographs

Born  6 January 1922 (age 93) Leichlingen, Prussia, Weimar Republic (1922-01-06)
Battles/wars  World War II Eastern Front Courland Pocket
Awards  Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross
Battles and wars  Eastern Front, Courland Pocket, World War II

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Hugo Broch (born 6 January 1922) is a World War II Luftwaffe ace credited with 81 victories in 324 missions, all on the Eastern Front. He is a recipient of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross.


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World War II

Hugo Broch Aces of the Luftwaffe Hugo Broch

Broch was a WWII Luftwaffe pilot. In January 1943 he arrived on the Eastern Front to serve in II/Jagdgeschwader 54, and claimed his first victory two months later.


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  • Aviator badge
  • Front Flying Clasp of the Luftwaffe in Gold
  • Ehrenpokal der Luftwaffe (6 November 1943)
  • Iron Cross (1939)
  • 2nd Class
  • 1st Class
  • German Cross in Gold on 26 November 1943 as Unteroffizier in the 6./Jagdgeschwader 54
  • Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross on 12 March 1945 as Leutnant and pilot in the 8./Jagdgeschwader 54
  • Later life

    Hugo Broch Military Autographs

    Broch was a prolific autograph signer, and signed many memorabilia items. At age 95 he fulfilled a long held ambition to fly in a Spitfire, the two seat Tr.9 MJ627.

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    Hugo Broch Wikipedia

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