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Old 13 May 2000, 03:47 PM   #1
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A quick question: how many victories did Max Holtzem( or, is it von Holtzem??)have? Any other info on this pilot would be appreciated. Thanks in advance. JimR
 
Old 13 May 2000, 04:25 PM   #2
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JimR:

Here's what the book The Jasta Pilots says:

Holtzem, Max Vfw.

FA9 1914 - Sept. 1914 - Hosp.
FA34 12 Oct 1914 - 17 April 1915
FEA 18 Aug 1915 - 21 July 1916
JI6b 22 Sept. 1917 - 11 Nov. 1918

Born 1 Dec. 1892, Elberfeld. Entered military service 14 Oct. 1913, Flieger Battalion Nr. 3. Earned his military Pilot's badge 22 April 1914. Assigned to Pflaz Factory 17 April 1915. Promoted Unteroffizier 27 Jan. 1916; Vizefeldwebel 11 April 1918. Assigned back to Pflaz Factory as a test pilot, 21 July 1916. Awarded Iron Cross 2nd Class 26 Jan. 1918. Awarded Bavarian Military Merit Order with Swords Demobilized 16 Dec. 1918.

Victories:
18 Mar. 1918 SE5

See Cross and Cockade Vol. 12, No. 2, pp. 169-186; obiturary in Cross and Cockade Vol. 21, Nov. 2, page 132.

Hope that helps.

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