Knight's Cross Holders Identification

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Re: Knight's Cross Holders Identification

Post by AlifRafikKhan » 29 Apr 2009 14:49

From Life collection. Who are they?
Constantin Meyer / AHF id
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Ferdinand Heim / AHF id
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Re: Knight's Cross Holders Identification

Post by Dieter Zinke » 29 Apr 2009 14:57

The first pic is Joachim Ferdinand Max von Siegroth, the later Generalmajor and oakleaves winner


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Re: Knight's Cross Holders Identification

Post by alexspb » 29 Apr 2009 16:36

Hi Chris, thank*s for you comments)))
May be you can help me to indificate RK traegers by fotosession from "Sepp" Dietrich funeral?
Best regards
Alex
chris44 wrote:Hi Alex!

It was a meeting of Ordensgemeinschaft der Ritterkreuzträger
at those early day austrians attended
later on it became very rare

chris



the picture with Rubesch, Dietrich etc
was taken October 24th, 1959 in Regensburg
(as per information of Karl Spreitzer)

chris
chris thank you once more, do you know what*s the meeting it was?
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Re: Knight's Cross Holders Identification

Post by harmel » 29 Apr 2009 19:37

Hi Officer with KC and glasses is Oberst Constantin Meyer,
Captured as Stadt-Kdt. Metz.
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Re: Knight's Cross Holders Identification

Post by Dieter Zinke » 29 Apr 2009 21:47

harmel wrote:Hi Officer with KC and glasses is Oberst Constantin Meyer,
Captured as Stadt-Kdt. Metz.
Harmel
Lieber Harmel,

you are right ! See Brian L.. Davis "Uniformen und Abzeichen des deutschen Heeres 1933 - 1945", page 214.

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Re: Knight's Cross Holders Identification

Post by bake » 30 Apr 2009 00:59

Who is this EL?

From ebay
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Re: Knight's Cross Holders Identification

Post by robertmoore » 30 Apr 2009 02:24

Hello, Bake,

The pic is of Rudolf Schlee, 222nd Oakleaf recipient.

Hope this helps.

Take care.

Terry

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Re: Knight's Cross Holders Identification

Post by AlifRafikKhan » 30 Apr 2009 02:33

From LIFE...

Is he Walter Nowotny?
Confirmed / AHF id
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Re: Knight's Cross Holders Identification

Post by robertmoore » 30 Apr 2009 03:34

Hello, AlifRafikKhan,

Yes, that is a depiction of Walter Nowotny.

Take care.

Terry

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Re: Knight's Cross Holders Identification

Post by FANGIO » 30 Apr 2009 03:49

robertmoore wrote:The naval officer depicted standing to the right and behind FM Rommel is Admiral Theodor Krancke, Chief of Naval Staff West.

The LW officer at the immediate left in the second pic is Hartmann Grasser. The other does not come to mind.
Thanks a lot Terry!
joerg wrote:fangio:
unk Nowotny Rall unk are from left HARTMANN GRASSER, WALTER NOWOTNY, GÜNTHER RALL, HEINRICH PRINZ ZU SAYN-WITTGENSTEIN and at right probably NICOLAUS VON BELOW.
Great! Many thanks joerg!

Two pics from Grossdeutschland. I think the one on the second pic is the same officer as on the left of the first pic right?
Source: http://www.historical-media.com/id104.htm
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Re: Knight's Cross Holders Identification

Post by AlifRafikKhan » 30 Apr 2009 04:17

robertmoore wrote:Hello, AlifRafikKhan,

Yes, that is a depiction of Walter Nowotny.

Take care.

Terry
Thanks Terry! :)

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Re: Knight's Cross Holders Identification

Post by AlifRafikKhan » 30 Apr 2009 04:20

FANGIO wrote:Two pics from Grossdeutschland. I think the one on the second pic is the same officer as on the left of the first pic right?
Source: http://www.historical-media.com/id104.htm
Maybe it's Hauptmann Walter von Wietersheim (left) & Major I.G Helmut Beck Broichsitter? 1st pix
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Re: Knight's Cross Holders Identification

Post by AlifRafikKhan » 30 Apr 2009 04:23

From : http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/c ... sdorff.jpg

Generalmajor Walther von Hünersdorff (as an Oberst) with who?
Hermann von Oppeln-Bronikowski
link to page 245, already identified ; double pic deleted / Bernd, Mod
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Re: Knight's Cross Holders Identification

Post by robertmoore » 30 Apr 2009 04:25

Hello, Fangio,

The GD officer on the left looks like Walter von Wietersheim.

Hope this helps.

Take care.

Terry

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Re: Knight's Cross Holders Identification

Post by robertmoore » 30 Apr 2009 04:28

Hello, again, AliRafikKhan,

The other officer is Hermann von Oppeln-Bronikowski shown next to Walter von Hünersdorff.

Hope this helps.

Take care.

Terry

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