Georg Christl, 7 victories. Participated in the Battle of Britain with III./ZG 26. Staffelkapitän of 7./ZG 26 based on Sicily flying Bf 110s in December 1940. In a raid against Tobruk harbour on 9 April 1941, Hauptmann Christl was leading 7./ZG 26 and claimed an RAF Hurricane shot down - his victim was the RAF ace Flying Officer George Goodman (12.666 destroyed and 2.333 damaged victories) of 73 Sqn, who force-landed within the outer defences of Tobruk unhurt. Awarded the Ritterkreuz for his leadership in the desert on 18 March 1942 with III./ZG 26. Major Christl was posted to Parchim in July 1944 to command Jagdruppe 10, an experimental testing unit of specialised anti-bomber weapons, until the end of war.
In remembrance of my fallen comrades - Günther Seeger (JG 2)