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Alwin Boerst

Birthplace: Osterode Am Harz, NDS, Germany
Death: March 30, 1944 (33)
Iași, IS, Romania
Managed by: Alex Bickle
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About Alwin Boerst

Major Alwin Boerst (born 20 October 1910 in Osterode – Killed in action 30 March 1944 near Iaşi) was a German World War II Luftwaffe Stuka ace. He was also a recipient of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross with Oak Leaves and Swords. The Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross and its higher grade Oak Leaves and Swords was awarded to recognise extreme battlefield bravery or successful military leadership.

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October 20, 1910
Osterode Am Harz, NDS, Germany
March 30, 1944
Age 33
Iași, IS, Romania