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Ernst Friedrich Emil Böhm
Born (1916-02-23)February 23, 1916
Died 2 April 1987(1987-04-02) (aged 71)
Place of birth Würzburg
Place of death Leverkusen
Allegiance Nazi Germany Nazi Germany
Service/branch Luftwaffe
Years of service 1935–1945
Rank Hauptmann
Unit Condor Legion
Flak-Regiment 241
Flak-Regiment 24
Commands held II./Flak-Regiment 24
Battles/wars

Spanish Civil War
World War II

Awards Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross

Ernst Friedrich Emil Böhm (23 February 1916 – 2 April 1987) was a highly decorated Hauptmann in the Luftwaffe during World War II. He was also a recipient of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross. The Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross was awarded to recognise extreme battlefield bravery or successful military leadership. Ernst Böhm was captured by British troops in May 1945 and was released in 1946.

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Citations
  1. Fellgiebel 2000, p. 117.
Bibliography
  • Fellgiebel, Walther-Peer (2000). Die Träger des Ritterkreuzes des Eisernen Kreuzes 1939-1945. Friedburg, Germany: Podzun-Pallas. ISBN 3-7909-0284-5.
  • Scherzer, Veit (2007). Ritterkreuzträger 1939–1945 Die Inhaber des Ritterkreuzes des Eisernen Kreuzes 1939 von Heer, Luftwaffe, Kriegsmarine, Waffen-SS, Volkssturm sowie mit Deutschland verbündeter Streitkräfte nach den Unterlagen des Bundesarchives (in German). Jena, Germany: Scherzers Miltaer-Verlag. ISBN 978-3-938845-17-2.

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