- Soldbuch to Obergefreiter Hubert Rutkowski. Second issue "Zweitschrift" from October 1941, which according to the entry on page 1 was again replaced by a third issue in June 1942. Rutkowski had been serving as ground personnel with the famous "Pik-As" Jagdgeschwader 53 from July 1940. He was assigned to the 4. Staffel and the Soldbuch has several great signatures of the Staffelkapitäne Fritz Dinger (RK, DKiG, Ehrenpokal) and Gerhard Michalski (RK mit Eichenlaub). He served in northern France, on the Eastern Front, in Holland and then from December 1941 in Comiso, Sicily. In 1942 Rutkowski made the transfer to Africa until he was finally killed in Tunisia, on 22nd of January 1943. He was likely killed in an Allied air raid on the air base of Tunis - El Aouina.
- Soldbuch in complete and very good condition. A portrait photo was never inserted at this stage of the war.
Jagdgeschwader 53 Soldbuch, KIA Africa 1943
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