KADEN, Hans Richard - GAF.
SCHIMMELPFENNIG, Ernst - GAF.
These two German Airmen rest at Cannock Chase German Military Cemetery, Staffordshire.
Cause of death ?
A Leutnant and Flugzeugführer [pilot] with 2 Staffel Sturzkampfgeschwader 1, he died on a mission against a convey in the Thames estuary when his aircraft (Ju 87B-1; wn: 5225; J9+BK) was shot down by Spitfires of 92 Squadron RAF (pilots including Pilot Officer Cecil Saunders, Sergeant Charles Alfred Ream and Sergeant Ronald Henry Fokes) and crashed at Cheesemans Farm, Birchington Road, Minster, Kent. The Bordfunker [wireless operator] Obergefreiter Hans Keden was also killed.