Jagdgeschwader 52 - JG52

Aircrew pliots of the 10th Lovacko Ojacno Jato Taganrog airfield Jan 1942 01

Messerschmitt Bf 109 E-7/B 15(Kroat)./JG 52 flown by Obfwn. Tomislav Kauzlaric Taganrog, April 1942

Messerschmitt Bf 109E3 15/.JG52(Kroat) Green 15 Maripol AF Ukraine May 1942 Avions 190 P34

Source: Avions 190 Page 34

Messerschmitt Bf 109E3 15/.JG52(Kroat) Green 15 Maripol AF Ukraine May 1942 Revi 32 2000 P34

Source: Revi 32 2000 Page 34

Messerschmitt Bf 109Es 15/.JG52(Kroat) 0A

Messerschmitt Bf 109Es 15/.JG52(Kroat) Flieger Revue extra 16 Page 096

Messerschmitt Bf 109Es 15/.JG52(Kroat) Flieger Revue extra 16 Page 097

Messerschmitt Bf 109Es 15/.JG52(Kroat) Flieger Revue extra 16 Page 098

Messerschmitt Bf 109Es 15/.JG52(Kroat) Flieger Revue extra 16 Page 099

Source: Flieger Revue extra 16 Page 96 to 99

 
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Nadporučnik Tomislav Kauzlarić

Born December 21, 1907 near the worker. Pilot Wings won the 7.leteckého Regiment in 1932 and fully qualified to become a military pilot in 1935.

In the Air Force as an instructor until March 1941st After the captivity the Germans joined the Air Force of the Independent Croatian State (entered in the rank stožerni narednik) and later in July and bonds (Hrvatska Legija zrakoplovna) . He was promoted to zastavnika to September 1942 reached eleven kills. The next month but was injured and had to be sent to Germany for treatment. The unit returned in May 1943, but recovered fully from his injuries and had to return to Croatia.

Began to fly again in the summer of 1943 at the 1.perutě Borongaji and October he was transferred to 21.peruti. Later he served in the newly created 2.perutě well as a test pilot ukořistěného Spitfire IX . In February 1945 he was seriously injured in an accident at the airport Lucky. The unit returned in April to rank nadporučnik. May 7, 1945 he flew the Junkers W34 in northern Italy, where he surrendered to the Allies. After his release from a prison camp, he and his wife moved to France. Within Yugoslavia, went back to the early sixties and settled in Subotica. Kauzlarić died October 31, 1996.

Source: Croatian Aces of World War 2 - Osprey, Aircraft of the Aces 49, ISBN 1-87176-435-3

 

 Some of the most widely used Book References:

  • Jagdwaffe: Battle of Britain: Phase One: July-August 1940 (Luftwaffe Colours: Volume Two, Section 1) Paperback Eric Mombeek (Author), David Wadman (Author), Eddie J Creek (Author)
  • Jagdwaffe: Battle of Britain: Phase Two: August-September 1940 (Luftwaffe Colours: Volume Two, Section 2) Paperback Eric Mombeek (Author), David Wadman (Author), Martin Pegg (Author)
  • Jagdwaffe: Battle of Britain: Phase Three: September-October 1940 (Luftwaffe Colours: Volume Two, Section 3) Paperback Eric Mombeek (Author), David Wadman (Author), Martin Pegg (Author)
  • Jagdwaffe: Battle of Britain: Phase Four: November 1940-June 1941 (Luftwaffe Colours: Volume Two, Section 4) Paperback Eric Mombeek (Author), David Wadman (Author), Martin Pegg (Author)

 Some of the most widely used Magazine References:

  • Airfix Magazines (English) - http://www.airfix.com/
  • Avions (French) - http://www.aerostories.org/~aerobiblio/rubrique10.html
  • FlyPast (English) - http://www.flypast.com/
  • Flugzeug Publikations GmbH (German) - http://vdmedien.com/flugzeug-publikations-gmbh-hersteller_verlag-vdm-heinz-nickel-33.html
  • Flugzeug Classic (German) - http://www.flugzeugclassic.de/
  • Klassiker (German) - http://shop.flugrevue.de/abo/klassiker-der-luftfahrt
  • Le Fana de L'Aviation (French) - http://boutique.editions-lariviere.fr/site/abonnement-le-fana-de-l-aviation-626-4-6.html
  • Le Fana de L'Aviation (French) - http://www.pdfmagazines.org/tags/Le+Fana+De+L+Aviation/
  • Osprey (English) - http://www.ospreypublishing.com/
  • Revi Magazines (Czech) - http://www.revi.cz/