Doug Banks’ Contribution

15 May 1943 – Oblt. Kurt Goltzsch, Staffelkapitan of 5./JG2 shot down a Spitfire Mk IX (BR 986 code KH-Z), killing the pilot, F/O William Thompson Lane of 403 Squadron RCAF.
Location – Baromesnil, France.

Goltzsch was himself shot down on 4 September 1943, and died of his wounds a year later.