Born: 13 April 1912 in Britz, district of Eberswalde, Germany.
Died: 20 February 1981 in Reinhardshagen, Germany.
Iron Cross 1939
2nd Class 12 May 1940
1st Class 12 May 1940
Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross 12 May 1940
Gustav Altmann was born in Britz, district of Eberswalde Germany in 13 April 1912. Gustav Altmann joined the Luftwaffe and then transferred to the Fallschirmjäger which was an elite military organisation of parachutists. Gustav took part in the famous battle of Fort Eben-Emael and also the battle of Crete.
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