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Old 17th February 2014, 07:04
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Uffz Bauer 10./JG 51-Konrad Bauer

Hi Guys

Can anybody tell me if Konrad Bauer flew for 10./JG 51 prior to joining the Staff of JG 51.....I assume not, but I cannot find a forename or any other details for this 10./JG 51 pilot. He makes two claims as an unteroffizier:-

20th March 1943 Pe-2 1525 hrs 100 metres
17th July 1943 Il-2 Lukowets area 0811 hrs 100 metres.

Konrad Bauer makes fourteen claim with Stabst./JG 51 between 1st September 1943 and 12th January 1944 as an unteroffizier, it would expalin why I can find no loss for the 10./JG 51 pilot if in the unlikely case they were the same guy.

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Old 17th February 2014, 15:02
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Re: Uffz Bauer 10./JG 51-Konrad Bauer

According to Obermaier, he scored 18 victories on the Eastern Front. If he had 14 with the Stab/JG-51 and 2 with 10./JG-51, that only comes to 16. However, Obermaier has him with his first victory on December 1,1943.
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Old 17th February 2014, 15:44
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Re: Uffz Bauer 10./JG 51-Konrad Bauer

@ Johannes,

if You like to, please check the following database-entry at

http://www.lostaircraft.com/database...ewentry&e=1273

I am not aware if there had existed another Konrad Bauer in Luftwaffe service as a fighter pilot. If You don't already know the details of the data-sheet this may be of help.

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Old 17th February 2014, 16:14
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Uffz Bauer 10./JG 51-Konrad Bauer

Hello Johannes

According to Prien he claimed three victories with 10./JG 51 on 20 March, 17 July and 2 August prior to recording his fourth victory on 1 September with the Stabsstaffel of JG 51. His victory on 2 August was an Il-2 m.H. at 8:42 at 53 681. I hope this helps.

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Old 18th February 2014, 12:39
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Re: Uffz Bauer 10./JG 51-Konrad Bauer

Hi guys

Many thanks that is incredibly helpful. Jochen Prien is not often wrong, so I'll assume that Konrad was with 10./JG 51.

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Old 19th February 2014, 10:12
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Re: Uffz Bauer 10./JG 51-Konrad Bauer

Hi Leo

That claim for 2nd August 1943 not by Bauer, but by Rudolf Barsch who was killed that same day.

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Re: Uffz Bauer 10./JG 51-Konrad Bauer

Good evening Gentlemen,

how come Konrad Bauer's total score is variously given as 36, 57, 60 or 68 ?
Is there some hard evidence that proves one of these scores correct ?

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