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 Peter Paul Steindl

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Peter Paul Steindl

Birth
Pula, Grad Pula, Istarska, Croatia
Death 9 Jan 1945 (aged 30)
Fürstenau, Landkreis Osnabrück, Lower Saxony (Niedersachsen), Germany
Burial Alfhausen, Landkreis Osnabrück, Lower Saxony (Niedersachsen), Germany
Memorial ID 197361658 View Source
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Peter-Paul (or Paul-Ernst http://forum.12oclockhigh.net/showthread.php?s=dc81ce473cc49d2b1a07d242d797d24d&t=40871&page=3) Steindl was an Austrian pilot transferred to the German Luftwaffe.

STEINDL, Paul (Peter-Paul). (DOB: 12.05.14 in Pola/Austria). 01.04.38 Lt., trf to the Luftwaffe from the Austrian Air Force, ordered to Fl.Ers.Abt. 27 Halberstadt. 20.03.41 Oblt. in II./JG 54, applied for transfer to a training unit in Germany. 23.03.41 Oblt., appt Staka 4.(Eins.)/JFS 4, Fürth. 05.41 in 5./JG 54. 12.41 with Stab/JG 26. 01.04.42 promo to Hptm. 11.10.42 Hptm., I./JG 26. 11.42 Hptm., appt Staka 5./JG 54 (to 07.04.43). 18.02.43 Hptm., trf from II./JG 54 to JG 26. 07.04.43 Hptm., appt (acting?) Staka 9./JG 26 (to 01.05.43). 20.06.43 Hptm., appt Staka 11./JG 26 (to 11.01.44). 20.10.43 Hptm., 11./JG 26. 03.11.43 Hptm. and Staka 11./JG 26, WIA – in Bf 109 G -6/U4 shot down by P-47 of 56th FG E of Friesland-Holgast. 11.01.44 trf to Stab I./JG 26. 01.45 Hptm., in Stab/JG 26 (to 09.01.45 †during a test flight SE of Fürstenau). Buried at Fürstenau. Posthumous promo to Maj. with R.D.A. of 01.11.44. Credited with 10 victories.
Source: DeZeng and Stankey, Luftwaffe Officer Career Summaries

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