German Night Fighter Squadron, The Sorensen family and Ingrid

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Title

German Night Fighter Squadron, The Sorensen family and Ingrid

Description

Photograph 1 is 15 German airmen seated on a flight of steps. The main caption details how the Gruppe was sub-divided and a later caption reads 'German Night Fighter Squadron'.
Photograph 2 is a half length portrait of a man, woman and young girl, captioned 'Ejnor-Nersholt Sorensen with His Wife and Daughter Ingrid' and 'The Sorensen family'.
Photograph 3 is a half length portrait of a girl captioned 'Ingrid in 1950'.

Publisher

IBCC Digital Archive

Date

1945-04
1950

Contributor

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Format

Three b/w photographs on an album page

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Identifier

SMaddockLyonR2205669v10008

Temporal Coverage

Transcription

Major Werner Husemann’s Gruppe. A Geschwader consisted of 100-160 aircraft, divided in 3-4 Gruppen (indicated in Roman numerals) each of approximately 30-40 aircraft. In turn each Gruppe was made up of 3 Staffelm (indicated in Arabic numbers), these having 12-16 aircraft. Werner Husemann sitting in the middle of the lower row, Oberleutnant Koch No. 2 from the right in the midle row. The photograph was taken at Fliegerhorst Grove medio April ’45, a couple of weeks before the German capitulation. Source: private archive

German Night Fighter Squadron.

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Ejner Neesholt Sorennsen with His Wife and Daughter Ingrid
The Sorensen family.

Ingrid in 1950

Citation

“German Night Fighter Squadron, The Sorensen family and Ingrid,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed April 20, 2021, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/10414.

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