In 2012 Hans received the S. Tipton Randolph Memorial Award for outstanding service in the interest of the
National World War II Glider Pilots Association, Inc.
Hans has reached out to help veterans and descendants research their WWII history. He is highly respected by his colleagues and co-researchers.
Hans also maintains website with rich content about Troop Carrier missions, people, and stories, located at
For the Glider Pilot's website Hans has contributed to the Holland, Rhine Crossing, and
Normandy pages and you will find many photos throughout the site donated by Hans to the NWWIIGPA.