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Name: Ludwig Gaim
Iron Cross 1st and 2nd Class
Austrian Silver Medal
Country: Germany
Rank: Vizefeldwebel
Units: FA(A) 293
Jasta 39
Victories: 5
Born: 01 April 1892
Place of Birth: Deggendorf
Died:  
Place of Death:  
 
 
Gaim joined the army in 1914, served with an artillery regiment at Verdun and transferred to the German Air Force in 1916. He was wounded in action on 6 January 1917 and posted to Jasta 39 in Italy on 27 June 1917. He scored 5 victories with this unit before he was wounded again on 30 December 1917.
 
Victories
Date Time Unit Aircraft Opponent Location
1 25 Oct 1917 1430 Jasta 39   Caproni San Leonardo
2 26 Oct 1917 1035 Jasta 39   Caproni Bordez-Cande
3 02 Nov 1917 1515 Jasta 39   Hanriot SW of Arzene
4 07 Nov 1917 0905 Jasta 39   Savoia Pomilio N of Cordenone
5 30 Dec 1917 Jasta 39   SPAD S of Susegana
 
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