Knight's Cross Holders Identification

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Re: Knight's Cross Holders Identification

Postby harmel » 13 Jul 2008 20:10

Hi Patricio-probably Gerd Riedel born-2/10/1906
Promoted to Oberst 1/6/44(33)

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Re: Knight's Cross Holders Identification

Postby FANGIO » 13 Jul 2008 20:35

Hi Alex!
Yes, that's what I thought, but isn't Gerd Riedel a Luftwaffe officer?, this mans is in Heer uniform. :?
According to this link he was a FJ (Führer FschJägRgt 7) and received the RK on 08.05.1945 (unofficial?)=
http://www.das-ritterkreuz.de/index_sea ... ord=riedel

Maybe he was in the Heer first and then transferred to LW?

Best,

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Re: Knight's Cross Holders Identification

Postby bake » 13 Jul 2008 20:58

Two unknown Panzerman RK
Heinrich Becker (l) and Gerhard Niemeck (r) , 8./Pz.Rgt. 31 / AHF id

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Re: Knight's Cross Holders Identification

Postby John Toner » 14 Jul 2008 04:54

The Panzermen are Heinrich Becker and Gerhard Niemeck.

John

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Re: Knight's Cross Holders Identification

Postby bake » 15 Jul 2008 00:45

Thank's John :)

What about this one

From Ebay
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Re: Knight's Cross Holders Identification

Postby John Toner » 15 Jul 2008 02:20

Another Becker, Bake. This time Felix Becker.

John

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Re: Knight's Cross Holders Identification

Postby Kameraden » 15 Jul 2008 12:31

Image

Hi can anyone tell me the name of the RKT on the left with Steel Helmet on?
Heinz Harmel (l) and Paul Hausser (r) / AHF id

Thanx/Danke

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Re: Knight's Cross Holders Identification

Postby Marcus Wendel » 15 Jul 2008 17:19

Any ideas about any of these?

1.
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2.
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3. Erich Freiherr von Seckendorff / AHF id
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4. Heinz Zöllner / AHF id
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Thanks

/Marcus

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Re: Knight's Cross Holders Identification

Postby bake » 15 Jul 2008 20:49

Hi kameraden,

That's SS Heinz Harmel :)

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Re: Knight's Cross Holders Identification

Postby bake » 15 Jul 2008 20:53

Thank's again John for your help :D

Another one

Unknown Eichenlaubträger
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Re: Knight's Cross Holders Identification

Postby Dieter Zinke » 15 Jul 2008 21:08

Unknown Eichenlaubträger 2997927 EL :
Generalmajor Walter Hagen

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Re: Knight's Cross Holders Identification

Postby Kameraden » 16 Jul 2008 10:58

bake wrote:Hi kameraden,

That's SS Heinz Harmel :)



Thank you Bake.
I know Harmel quite well'but would never have recognised him in that.
Seems taller and thinner,

Thanx again

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Re: Knight's Cross Holders Identification

Postby bake » 18 Jul 2008 23:04

I try again on this post

Here is a picture of Model with two Generals, I need you held to I.d. the RK and the other one.

From: http://www.cegesoma.be
AOK 16 : Christian Hansen - Model - Paul Reinhold Herrmann / AHF id
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Re: Knight's Cross Holders Identification

Postby bake » 19 Jul 2008 16:10

I.D. by Freiherr as : Model was seen with AOK 16 Kmdr Christian Hansen and his CdS Paul Reinhold Herrmann.

Thank's again.

Another new RK-Verleihung

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Re: Knight's Cross Holders Identification

Postby Dieter Zinke » 19 Jul 2008 16:34

Dear bake,

Another new RK-Verleihung: Oberleutnant Curt von Witzendorff
13./IR 178 (76. ID: Maximilian de Angelis)

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