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Helmut Haugk

Helmut Haugk
Helmut Haugk
Born 24 February 1914
Died 28 January 1992(1992-01-28) (aged 77)
Allegiance Nazi Germany
Service/branch Luftwaffe
Years of service 1937–1945
Rank Hauptmann
Unit ZG 26
ZG 101
ZG 76

World War II

Awards Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross
Relations Werner Haugk (brother)

Helmut Haugk (24 February 1914 – 28 January 1992) was a German Luftwaffe ace and recipient of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross during World War II. The Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross was awarded to recognise extreme battlefield bravery or successful military leadership. Haugk claimed 18 aerial victories in more than 440 flights.

His brother Messerschmitt Bf 109 trainer.

Awards and decorations


  1. ^ According to Scherzer as pilot in the 9./Zerstörergeschwader 26.[3]


  1. ^ Obermaier 1989, p. 129.
  2. ^ Fellgiebel 2000, p. 216.
  3. ^ Scherzer 2007, p. 370.

External links

  • Ritterkreuztraeger 1939-1945
  • World War 2
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