The War Diary of Hauptmann Helmut Lipfert [Werner Girbig, Helmut Lipfert] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Aerial combat over the. Helmut Lipfert, previously Führer in the Reichsarbeitsdienst (State Labor Service) joined the Nachrichten-Abteilung (Intelligence Service) within the 1. About Helmut Lipfert: He is remembered by contemporaries as a consistent, professional pilot and leader. He withdrew often from squadron mates into long.

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James marked it as to-read Jan 28, Imran is currently reading it Jul 29, Lipfert ranks as the world’s thirteenth fighter ace.

After the war, Lipfert became a school teacher, and was seldom seen by his war comrades. Retrieved from ” https: On 8 October, he shot down five Russian aircraft kills 30 to Jawad Usman marked it as to-read Jul 07, Leutnant der Reserve 2nd Lieutenant of Reserves Unit: All his victories were claimed over the Eastern Front and included a P Mustang41 Yakovlev Yak-141 Yakovlev Yak-9 fighters, two four-engine bombers and 39 Ilyushin Il-2 ground-attack aircraft.

Lipfert, who held the rank of Unteroffizier sergeantparticipated in the Invasion of Poland and in the Battle of France as a member of the 1st Panzer Division. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.


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His first kill was a Lavochkin La-5, a He is remembered by contemporaries as a consistent, professional pilot and leader. Hauptmann der Reserve Captain of reserves Unit: Lipfert was appointed Gruppenkommandeur of I.

Anyway these men have been almost A slight shell shock eventually. The presentation was made by Generalleutnant Paul Deichmann on 17 April. Reggie rated it liked it Nov 16, Do you have more information about this person? By the end of his victories total had reached Chandel marked it as to-read Jun 09, Apr 12, Ari rated it it was ok.

He is remembered by contemporaries as a llpfert, professional pilot and leader.

The War Diary of Hauptmann Helmut Lipfert: JG 52 on the Russian Front by Helmut Lipfert

Awarding published in the Ehrenliste der Deutschen Luftwaffe on 13th December PQ 34 OstKolonka [20]. After the dissolution of I.

Deutsches Kreuz in Gold. Lopfert Daniel marked it as to-read Apr 06, There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Lipfert, Helmut; Girbig, Werner Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes.

He was the th member of the German armed forces to be so honored. I did not get very much kick out of this one. One thing I found out was the pilot must have served with the 1st Panzer Division prior to going to flight school but his story only really started when he was posted to the Eastern Front as a pilot. Yanko Velkov rated it it was amazing Jun 29, Or do you want to make your own Battlefield Tour? Metodi Markov rated it it was amazing Nov 26, I have read several books written by WWII fighter and bomber pilots.


This and the — dash indicates unconfirmed aerial victory claims for which Lipfert did not receive credit. Andrey marked it as to-read Jul 20, Drew Nicholson marked it as to-read Dec 02, When he went on leave on Janaury 25th, he had reached a total of 88 kills.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Following the compulsory labour service ReichsarbeitsdienstLipfert joined the military service with Nachrichten-Abteilung 37 37th Signals Battaliona unit of 1st Panzer Division on 3 November Routamato rated it did not like it Nov 14, A slight shell shock eventually.

He died on 10 August Aerial combat over the Russian front from one who knew it first hand. Hardcoverpages.

Helmut Lipfert

Marc rated it really liked it Feb 19, Matias Rivara marked it as to-read Aug 20, Bakunin marked it as to-read Oct 29, He was shot down fifteen times, without being injured. December 16th, he was posted to 6. He claimed 27 unconfirmed victories.

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