Krems was a Leutnant with No 2 Squadron, 27 Bomber Wing when the "Adlertangriff" was in full swing during the Battle of Britain. Prior to August 1940 he had been flying reconnaissance missions. His Knight`s Cross was awarded while he was flying bombing raids on Russia and was dated the 25 May 1942 having completed 250 missions.
Oberleutnant Gerhard Krems
Knight`s Cross of the Iron Cross
Hand signed 5in x 7in photograph - numbered and certified on reverse.
Accompanied by matching biography card giving a brief outline of their flying career with the Luftwaffe.