Knight's Cross Holders of the SA, NSKK, and NSFK

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Re: Knight's Cross Holders of the SA, NSKK, and NSFK

Post by Igor Karpov » 30 Aug 2020 20:18

Michael Miller wrote:
11 Jul 2020 05:23
Ewald Bartel
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SA-Oberführer


Career:
[01.03.1930] Assigned to SA-Sturm 5 (Berlin), the unit commanded by SA-Sturmführer Horst Wessel.
25.12.1944-00.05.1945 Assigned to SA-Standarte “Feldherrnhalle”.
[00.00.1943] Assigned to SA-Standarte 27 (Schweinfurt), SA-Gruppe Franken.

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Re: Knight's Cross Holders of the SA, NSKK, and NSFK

Post by Igor Karpov » 30 Aug 2020 20:31

Add SA-Obersturmbannführer and Oberleutnant d. R. Walter Schlosser - SA-Standarte 241 (Klingenthal), SA-Gruppe Sachsen; Zugführer, 2. Kompanie, I. Bataillon, Infanterie-Regiment 456, 256. Infanterie-Division.

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Re: Knight's Cross Holders of the SA, NSKK, and NSFK

Post by Igor Karpov » 06 Sep 2020 12:42

Add SA-Truppführer and Oberleutnant Rudolf Heger - Stab der SA-Standarte 92 (Mistelbach), SA-Gruppe Donau; Führer 4./Artillerie-Regiment 96, Reichsgrenadier – Division „Hoch und Deutschmeister“.

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Re: Knight's Cross Holders of the SA, NSKK, and NSFK

Post by Igor Karpov » 08 Sep 2020 12:13

Michael Miller wrote:
11 Jul 2020 04:41
Erich Bärenfänger; Generalmajor / SA-Sturmführer
SA-Obersturmführer; SA-Gruppe Westfalen.

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Re: Knight's Cross Holders of the SA, NSKK, and NSFK

Post by Igor Karpov » 08 Sep 2020 12:21

More adds:

SA-Obersturmführer and Feldwebel d. R. Heinrich "Heinz" Boigk - SA-Sturm 14/136, SA-Gruppe Niederrhein; Zugführer, 2. Kompanie, Jäger-Regiment 49, 28. Jäger-Division.

SA-Sturmführer and Generalmajor d. R. Maximilian "Max" Wengler - SA-Gruppe Niederrhein; Kommandeur, 227. Infanterie-Division.

SA-Sturmführer and Wachtmeister Fritz Petersen - SA-Standarte 13 (Münster), SA-Gruppe Westfalen; 6. Kompanie, Flak-Regiment 4.

Feldwebel Ferdinand Wegerer - Führer des SA-Sturmes 15/76, SA-Gruppe Donau; Zugführer, 1. Kompanie, I. Bataillon, Panzergrenadier-Regiment 10, 9. Panzer-Division.

Major Hartmann Grasser - SA-Gruppe Südmark; Kommandeur, II. Gruppe, Jagdgeschwader 51 "Mölders".

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Re: Knight's Cross Holders of the SA, NSKK, and NSFK

Post by Michael Miller » 08 Sep 2020 12:59

Very impressive, Igor.
There were far more than I knew.

Well done.

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Re: Knight's Cross Holders of the SA, NSKK, and NSFK

Post by Igor Karpov » 09 Sep 2020 11:22

Michael Miller wrote:
11 Jul 2020 04:41
Hans Rohr
Thanks, Mike.

SA-Sturmführer and Oberleutnant d. R. Hans Rohr - SA-Sturm 25/GJ 7, SA-Gruppe Südmark; Zugführer, 7. Kompanie, II. Bataillon, Gebirgsjäger-Regiment 139, 3. Gebirgs-Division.

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Re: Knight's Cross Holders of the SA, NSKK, and NSFK

Post by Igor Karpov » 30 Sep 2020 19:52

New adds:

SA-Sturmbannführer and Oberst d. R. Rudolf Erler - Kommandeur, Grenadier-Regiment 538, 385. Infanterie-Division.

SA-Obertruppführer and Feldwebel Gotthard Kummer - Zugführer, 1. Kompanie, Grenadier-Regiment 45, 21. Infanterie – Division.

SA-Obertruppführer and Unteroffizier Franz Jursa - Zugführer, 3. Kompanie, I. Bataillon, Grenadier-Regiment 482, 262. Infanterie-Division.

SA-Scharführer and Unteroffizier Otto Bukatschek - Gruppenführer, 10. Kompanie, Schützen-Regiment 52, 18. Panzer-Division.

SA-Mann and Oberleutnant d. R. Anton Grünert - Chef, 3. Kompanie, Sturmgeschütz-Abteilung 201.

SA-Mann and Oberfeldwebel Wilhelm Günther - Zugführer, 8. Kompanie, Panzer-Regiment 2, 1. Panzer-Division.

SA-Mann and Wachtmeister Fritz Amling - Zugführer, 3. Kompanie, Sturmgeschütz-Abteilung 202.

SA-Mann and Unteroffizier Konrad Hantke - Gruppenführer, Infanterie-Nachrichten-Ersatz und Ausbildungs-Kompanie 208.

NSKK-Mann and Feldwebel Gerhard Niemeck - Zugführer, 8. Kompanie, Panzer-Regiment 31, 5. Panzer-Division.

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Re: Knight's Cross Holders of the SA, NSKK, and NSFK

Post by Igor Karpov » 07 Oct 2020 18:52

New adds:

SA-Obertruppführer and Unteroffizier Alois Funk - SA-Sturm 22/5, SA-Gruppe Donau; Gruppenführer, 5. Kompanie, Grenadier-Regiment 316, 212. Infanterie-Division.

NSKK-Obertruppführer and Oberfeldwebel Martin Hrustak - Führer des Motorsturmes 15/396 (Wischau), Motorgruppe Niederdonau; Zugführer, 7. Kompanie, Grenadier-Regiment 162, 61. Infanterie-Division.

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Re: Knight's Cross Holders of the SA, NSKK, and NSFK

Post by Halfdan S. » 08 Oct 2020 00:21

In John R. Angolia & David Littlejohn: NSKK - NSFK. Uniforms, Organisation & History, 1994, p. 77, there is a photo of Ritterkreuzträger NSKK-Oberführer Robert Alber - and more on his career (and another photo) at Traces of War: https://www.tracesofwar.com/persons/280 ... Robert.htm

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Re: Knight's Cross Holders of the SA, NSKK, and NSFK

Post by Halfdan S. » 08 Oct 2020 10:42

Same book, p. 385. Photo of Sauke, Bär, von Bülow and Thierfelder.

Caption reads: NSFK Chief of Staff, Obergruppenführer Sauce (left) honors three NSFK Knight's Cross holders. From left to right: Hauptmann Bär, Obergruppenführer v. Bülow and Oberstleutnant Thierfelder (17. April 1942).

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Re: Knight's Cross Holders of the SA, NSKK, and NSFK

Post by Igor Karpov » 08 Oct 2020 11:13

Halfdan S. wrote:
08 Oct 2020 10:42
Same book, p. 385. Photo of Sauke, Bär, von Bülow and Thierfelder.

Caption reads: NSFK Chief of Staff, Obergruppenführer Sauce (left) honors three NSFK Knight's Cross holders. From left to right: Hauptmann Bär, Obergruppenführer v. Bülow and Oberstleutnant Thierfelder (17. April 1942).

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NSFK-Obersturmbannführer and Major Heinrich "Heinz" Bär - Staffelkapitän, 1. Staffel, I. Gruppe, Jagdgeschwader 51 "Mölders".

NSFK-Obersturmführer and Oberfeldwebel Walter Ohlrogge - Motorflugsachbearbeiter im NSFK-Sturm Bochum; Flugzeugführer, 5. Staffel, II. Gruppe, Jagdgeschwader 3 "Udet".

NSFK-Sturmführer and Oberleutnant d.R. Herbert Schramm - Staffelkapitän, 5. Staffel, Jagdgeschwader 27.

NSFK-Obertruppführer and Hauptmann Werner Thierfelder - 5. Staffel, II. Gruppe, Zerstörergeschwader 2.

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Re: Knight's Cross Holders of the SA, NSKK, and NSFK

Post by Igor Karpov » 08 Oct 2020 19:01

New add:

SA-Sturmführer and Leutnant d.R. Herbert Berger - Zugführer, 10. Kompanie, Grenadier-Regiment (motorisiert) "Feldherrnhalle".

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Re: Knight's Cross Holders of the SA, NSKK, and NSFK

Post by Igor Karpov » 26 Oct 2020 13:20

New adds:

SA-Oberführer and Oberst d.R. Roland Jenisch - Stab der SA-Gruppe Neckar; Kommandeur, Grenadier–Regiment 756, 334. Infanterie - Division (Neu).

SA-Verwaltungs-Obersturmbannführer and Oberst d.R. Max Reinwald - Abteilungschef in der OSAF; Kommandeur, Grenadier-Regiment 19, 7. Infanterie-Division.

SA-Sturmbannführer and Major d.R. Dr. jur. Heinrich Drewes - SA-Standarte 26, SA-Gruppe Nordsee; Kommandeur, Kradschützen-Bataillon 10, 10. Panzer-Division.

SA-Hauptsturmführer and Oberst d.R. Fritz Reinkober - SA-Standarte 155, SA-Gruppe Schlesien; Kommandeur, Regiment "Reinkober", Division z.b.V. 609, Festung Breslau.

SA-Sturmführer and Hauptmann d.R. Otto Heger - SA-Standarte 92, SA-Gruppe Donau; Kommandeur, II. Bataillon, Jäger-Regiment 227, 100. Jäger-Division.

SA-Sturmführer and Hauptmann d.R. Kurt Wontorra - SA-Gruppe Mittelrhein; Führer, 3. Batterie, Panzerjäger-Abteilung 263.

SA-Sturmführer and Oberleutnant d.R. Dr. rer. pol. Walter Paulus - Sturm 1/20, SA-Gruppe Nordsee; Führer, II. Bataillon, Grenadier-Regiment 239, 106. Infanterie-Division.

SA-Truppführer and Hauptmann d.R. Konrad Zeller - Sturm 2/119, SA-Gruppe Neckar; Kommandeur, III. Bataillon, Grenadier-Regiment 380, 215.Infanterie-Division.

SA-Rottenführer and Leutnant d.R. Heinz Fitzler - Sturm 5/163, SA-Gruppe Nordsee; Führer, 1. Kompanie, Füsilier-Bataillon 110, 110. Infanterie-Division.

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Re: Knight's Cross Holders of the SA, NSKK, and NSFK

Post by Igor Karpov » 26 Oct 2020 13:42

Michael Miller wrote:
11 Jul 2020 04:41
Karl Jürgens
SA-Mann and Feldwebel Karl Jürgens - SA-Gruppe Schlesien; Zugführer, Infanterie - Regiment 73, 19. Infanterie - Division.

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