nachfolgend Angaben zu den beiden Offizieren
WAPPLER, Harry. (DOB: 02.07.12). 01.01.37 RDA as Lt. 01.06.39 promo to Oblt. (RDA 01.06.39) , RLM/Ob.d.L. pool (Sch.Etat). 01.08.39 Oblt., in RLM pool. 13.09.40 Oblt., 8./KG 27 POW - He 111 P-2 (1G+DS) struck a barrage balloon vic Ellesmere, bailed out crashed at Newport. 11.41 escaped from his POW camp, stole a Miles Magister, but ran out of fuel over Norfolk. 01.03.42 promo to Hptm. 01.08.44 officially listed as a POW or internee in a neutral country.
SCHNABEL, Heinz. (DOB: 17.02(06?).16 in Altenburg). 17.05.40 Lt., 1./JG 3. 19.05.40 Lt., 1./JG 3 WIA - Bf 109 E-1 shot down by Hurricanes SE of Valenciennes, crash-landed at Philippeville. 28.08.40 Lt., 1./JG 3. 05.09.40 Lt., 1./JG 3 POW - Bf 109 E-4 (White 6) force-landed at Handen Farm vic Aldington/UK after combat but reported MIA. 1941 escaped, stole a Magister but ran out of fuel. Later repatriated? Credited with 6 victories.
Quelle: Henry L. deZeng IV and Douglas G. Stankey: Career Summaries - Luftwaffe Officers 1935 – 1945 Section S - Z