Until the middle of 1942 Zorner was a transport pilot with 150 missions. He was then posted to night-fighter duties with II./NJG 2 in July 1942, then onto IV./NJG 2 in October, Squadron Commander 2./NJG 3 in December, Squadron Commander 8./NJG 3 in September 1943, Group Commander III./NJG 5 in March 1944, Group Commander II./NJG 100 in November 1944. He was awarded his Knight`s Cross in August 1944 followed by the Oak Leaves in September. He completed 272 missions, of which 108 missions at night, and scored 59 night victories.
Major Paul Zorner
Knight`s Cross of the Iron Cross with Oak Leaves
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.