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Name: Ludwig "Lutz" Beckmann
Ludwig Beckmann
Country: Germany
Rank: Leutnant
Units: Jasta 6, 48, 56
Victories: 8
Born:  
Place of Birth:  
Died: 20 January 1965
Place of Death: Germany
 
 
Beckmann served briefly with Jasta 6 and Jasta 48 before being reassigned to Jasta 56 on 11 March 1918. He assumed command of this unit after scoring seven victories. Beckmann served with the Luftwaffe in World War II.
 
Opponents
#3 Harold MellingsEngland
#8 Herbert PateyEngland
 
Victories
Date Time Unit Aircraft Opponent Location
1 13 Mar 1918 1050 Jasta 56   R.E.8 Gouzeaucourt
u/c 22 Mar 1918 Jasta 56   R.E.8 (FTL)  
2 09 May 1918 1900 Jasta 56   Sopwith Camel Vikkebusch
3 22 Jul 1918 1820 Jasta 56   Sopwith Camel (F5914) Coolskamp
4 22 Jul 1918 1822 Jasta 56   Sopwith Camel (D9626) Kokelaere
5 25 Jul 1918 0955 Jasta 56   Sopwith Camel (D9621) Gheluve
6 01 Aug 1918 0945 Jasta 56   D.H.4 (D2855) Ypres
7 03 Aug 1918 0940 Jasta 56   Sopwith Camel (E5159) Stadenberg
8 05 Sep 1918 1827 Jasta 56   Sopwith Camel (B7280) Vorsmohlen
 
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