79. AFRIKA Award Document
Lehrgeschwader 1, Kampfgeschwader 51 &
Very nice award document Grouping to Uffz. Kurt WIESNER. Comes with several nice studio portraits of him wearing his medals, his ORIGINAL AFRIKA Cufftitle, extensive personal military history he compiled - great details!
Comes with his Flight Clasp in Silver award document with original signature Geschwader commander Oberst Friedrich Karl Knust (RK Winner), Flight Clasp in GOLD award document with orig. signature Geschwader commander Lehr Geschwader 1 KNUST, Black Wound Badge also with Geschwader commander signature KNUST Flight Clasp in BRONZE also with original KNUST signature, Iron Cross First Class award document with original signature General GEISLER, X Fliegerkorps commander & RK winner, Iron Cross Second Class award document with original signature VON GREIMM, V Fliegerkorps commander, Air Gunner Badge Award Document (Fliegerschuetzen) with original signature Generalleutnant Gustav Kastner-Kirdorf. Great Grouping.
Lehrgeschwader 1 (LG 1) (Demonstration Wing 1) formerly Lehrgeschwader Greifswald was a Luftwaffe multi-purpose unit during World War II, operating fighter, bomber and dive-bomber Gruppen. The unit was formed in July 1936 and operated the Messerschmitt Bf 109, Messerschmitt Bf 110, Dornier Do 17, Heinkel He 111, Junkers Ju 88 and Junkers Ju 87.