Walter Rossmann, Colonel (Hauptmann) Luftwaffe airfield units, ground crew heavy fighter wing and night fighter wing.
Soldbuch, 31.8.39. With uniform pass photo. Issued by the CO of Fliegerhorstkompanie Schönwalde, Hauptmann. Including two attached Soldbuch inlays for chemicl warfare and frost injuries.
Entitled to: War Merit Cross 2nd Class with Swords (20.4.41), Merit (long) service medal 4th and 3rd Class.
Born 1905 in Ratibor (Raciborz Poland) living in Berlin. He served: Aug.39-May 40 with airfield unit Fliegerhorstkommandantur Schönwalde; May 40-Jun.41 with airfield unit Fliegerhorstkompanie Strausberg; Jun.-Nov.41 with Zerstörergeschwader 26, a heavy fighter wing with Bf110 planes home based in Thorn; Nov.41-Mar.43 with the additional squadron of Nachtjagd-Geschwader 1 home based in Stuttgart-Echterdingen; Mar.-Dec.43 with the staff of III./Nachtjagd-Geschwader 101 home based in Stuttgart-Echterdingen; from Dec.43 onwards with the staff of II./Nachtjagd-Geschwader 102 based 1944 in Stuttgart-Echterdingen and Insterburg, 1944-45 in Schönfeld-Seifersdorf, 1945 in Kastrup/Copenhagen.
Entry 1942 in the pass that he had a privately bought pistol. Signatures: on page 3 of Hauptmann Helmut Peters on page 15 of Hauptmann Karl Floitgraf