SOME OF THE PRISONERS HELD AT
SPECIAL CAMP 11

NAME:         General der Flieger Dipl. Ing. Johannes Fink (Luftwaffe)
PW NO:         18899
RANK:           General der Flieger Dipl. Ing.
CAPTURED:  Kloster Heggbach
DATE:            23rd April 1945

PERSONAL
DATE OF BIRTH:     28th March 1895
PLACE OF BIRTH:   Pfullingen, Württemberg
DATE OF DEATH:   1 June 1981
PLACE OF DEATH: Pfullingen, Württemberg
NATIONALITY:       German
RELIGION:               Evangelical
OCCUPATION:        Regular Soldier
HEIGHT:                    5'10"
WEIGHT:                  162lbs
HAIR COLOUR:       Dark Brown
EYE COLOUR:         Grey Blue

NEXT OF KIN:         Marianne Fink, Pfullingen. (French Zone)

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This photo shows
Oberst Johannes Fink (centre, hand at mouth and wearing Knight's Cross), commander of Kampfgeschwader (KG) 2 and "Kanalkampfführer" (Channel Battle Leader), with men of his unit celebrating a successful action against a British convoy in the English Channel on 10 July 1940.
This action marked the official beginning of the Battle of Britain.


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