Just picked up these 2 Pour Le Merite pictures need help

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Just picked up these 2 Pour Le Merite pictures need help

Post by J.LeBrasseur » Mon Aug 21, 2017 5:49 pm

Just picked up these 2, first is a photo of Blue Max winner, on back is Ernst and cannot make out the name, I am terrible with German. Second is a photo postcard with Blue Max winner Unser Erfolgrecher

Any help on ID etc. would be appreciated.

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Post by Khukri » Mon Aug 21, 2017 6:21 pm

Ernst Brandenburg, Hauptmann

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Post by J.LeBrasseur » Mon Aug 21, 2017 6:32 pm

Awesome, thanks for the info.

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Post by ottodog8 » Tue Aug 22, 2017 10:11 am

Second is Werner Voss, a very famous ace,
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Post by J.LeBrasseur » Tue Aug 22, 2017 12:21 pm

ottodog8 wrote:Second is Werner Voss, a very famous ace,

Thanks!!

Now I have them both figured out.

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