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Name: Ludwig Hanstein
Knight's Cross of the Royal House Order of Hohenzollern Ludwig Hanstein
Country: Germany
Rank: Leutnant
Units: FA 9
Jasta 16, 35
Victories: 16
Born: 20 January 1892
Place of Birth: Sudwalde, Prussia
Killed In Action: 21 March 1918 Killed In Action
Place of Death:  
 
 
Hanstein was killed in action on 21 March 1918, shot down by Herbert Sellars of 11 Squadron.
 
Victories
Date Time Unit Aircraft Opponent Location
1 12 Oct 1916 abt 1515 FA 9   Sopwith 1½ Strutter (9660) Freiburg-Bresgau
2 17 Mar 1917 Jasta 16   Nieuport 17 Steinbach
3 01 May 1917 Jasta 16   Nieuport 17 Altkirch
4 18 Jun 1917 Jasta 16   Balloon Verdun
5 12 Jul 1917 Jasta 16   Paul Schmitt Vauquois
6 14 Jul 1917 Jasta 16   Paul Schmitt Esnes
7 20 Aug 1917 Jasta 16   SPAD Toter Mann
8 26 Aug 1917 Jasta 16   Balloon Belrupt
9 04 Sep 1917 Jasta 16   SPAD Hessen Wood
10 05 Sep 1917 Jasta 16   Balloon Belleville
11 25 Sep 1917 Jasta 16   Morane Parasol Douaumont, Verdun
12 20 Oct 1917 1230 Jasta 35   Sopwith Camel SW of Moorslede
13 12 Nov 1917 0925 Jasta 35   Sopwith Camel SW of Houthulst Forest
14 03 Jan 1918 1210 Jasta 35   S.E.5a W of Le Catelet
15 12 Jan 1918 1250 Jasta 35   A.W.F.K.8 S of Nauroy
16 21 Mar 1918 1745 Jasta 35 Albatros D.V Sopwith Camel Bapaume
 
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