another LW crewman

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  1. Erich

    Erich the old Sage
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    **** this really sucks another chap who I interviewed at some length through letter. Dr.J. was quite a special kind man.

    his claim to fame was Bördfunker to Martin "Tino" Becker through the wr years ending in StabIV./NJG 6 flying two different Ju 88G-6's. Ritterkreuz winner, shot down 3 BC heavies on a March 1945 eve with his single MG 131.

    Karl-Ludwig JOHANSSEN (Luftwaffe)

    *15.05.1921
    +11.08.2009

    RK : 20.03.1945

    RIP
     
  2. Vassili Zaitzev

    Vassili Zaitzev Well-Known Member

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  3. lesofprimus

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    Damn, another one.... RIP...

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    Sadly, they are passing too quickly. R.I.P.
     
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    Rest In Peace. Very sad.
     
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    DerAdlerIstGelandet Der Crew Chief
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    Rest in peace...

    Soon there will not any more to pass on the there stories and history. We need to talk to them and record the h istories before it is too late.
     
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  13. Erich

    Erich the old Sage
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    not many of the RK winners left of any branch of the Wehrmacht/SS

    going everyday not to mention our own relatives, my side of the familie is gone my wifes of WW 2 age has dementia so many questions will never be answered.........

    Karl was a great guy very free with his info about his a/c and his service, I have much data on him and Tino, what an incredible LW NJ team they were
     
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    Would LOVE to see some of it some day E.....
     
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    Agree, that would be incredible.

    :salute:
     
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    I have a few relatives left who served in the Wehrmacht. This makes me want to go and talk with them even more.

    Unfortunately all of the people on my American side of the family who served in WW2 are all gone.
     
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