Blume, Walter

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Blume, Walter Gender: M
Erich Max Walter Blume
born on 10 January 1896 at 18:00 (= 6:00 PM )
Place Hirschberg, Germany, 50n24, 11e49
Timezone MET h1e (is standard time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_capcol.18.gif 20°01' s_mo.18.gif s_scocol.18.gif 29°07 Asc.s_leocol.18.gif 07°45'

Walter Blume (1914)
photo: UnknownUnknown, license cc-by-sa-3.0-de


German fighter ace of World War I who flew with Jastas 26 and 9, gaining 28 aerial victories and earning the Iron Cross and the Pour le Merite. Post World War I he became a prominent aircraft designer for both Albatros and Arado, being one of the pioneers of jet propulsion design in airplanes. He died on 27 May 1964, aged 68, in Duisburg, Germany.

Link to Wikipedia biography


Source Notes

Sy Scholfield provided birth registry entry from Berlin Provincial Archives.


  • Vocation : Engineer : Aerospace
  • Vocation : Military : Combat (Aerial)
  • Vocation : Military : Honors
  • Vocation : Military : Military career ("Leutnant")
  • Vocation : Military : Military service (WWI)
  • Vocation : Travel : Pilot/ military
  • Notable : Famous : Top 5% of Profession (World War I fighter ace)