kampfgeschwader

From left to right: Hauptmann Erich Stoffregen, Hauptmann Konrad Kahl and Hauptmann Willi Flechner of Kampfgeschwader 30 were awarded the Knight’s Cross by Generaloberst Hans-Jürgen Stumpff following the successful PQ17 convoy action.

Oberstleutnant 
Hogeback, Hermann 
* 25.08.1914 Idar-Oberstein 
+ 15.02.2004 

Awarded Knights Cross: 08.09.1941 
as: Oberleutnant Staffelkapitän 9.(K)/LG 1 
Awarded Oakleaves as the 192nd Recipient : 19.02.1943 as Hauptmann 
Kommandeur III./LG 1 

Awarded Swords as the 125th Recipient : 26.01.1945 as Oberstleutnant 
Kommodore KG 6