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6./JG 52

Combat Report

Date of Report ..................................................................................................................................................................... (1.) ................................................

23/12/43

Staffel ......................................................................................................................................................................................... (2.) ................................................

6./JG 52

Pilot Name ................................................................................................................................................................................. (3.) ...............................................

Hans Birkiner II.

Status of Pilot .................................................................................................................................................................... (4.) ................................................

OK

Status of Aircraft ........................................................................................................................................................... (5.) ................................................

DESTROYED

General Report ..................................................................................................................................................................... (6.)

Patrol Out of Bagerovo - Two flight of total 7 109s
Eagle flight element lead, second flight, right finger 4
Objective close air support of our ground troops over Taman counter offensive
On egress got jumped by flight of Yaks or Kamysh Burun. Good hits on 2 Yak
Suffered engine damage. Bailed and landed safely behind friendly lines
Bf 109 G4 landed itself heavily damaged

Claims ............................................................................................................................................................................................ (7.)

Number of Air Claims ..................................................................................................................................................... (8.) ................................................

0

Type of Aircraft ................................................................................................................................................................ (9.) ................................................

0

Number of Ground Claims ......................................................................................................................................... (10.) ................................................

0

Type of Ground Targets ............................................................................................................................................ (11.) ................................................

0

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Hans Birkiner II.

23/12/43

Report Approved