Knight's Cross Holders Identification

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Re: Knight's Cross Holders Identification

Post by bake » 28 Sep 2008 16:56

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Re: Knight's Cross Holders Identification

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And this one

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Re: Knight's Cross Holders Identification

Post by robertmoore » 28 Sep 2008 17:42

Hello, Bake,

The pic you posted on page 212 at the bottom depicts a wounded Oberfeldwebel being awarded the KC. The Oberfeldwebel and the abbreviation on the is just that, is that of Hans-Wilhelm Bender, of KG-3. I have not yet identified the Oberst but if someone else does not, I will at some point today.

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Re: Knight's Cross Holders Identification

Post by Dieter Zinke » 28 Sep 2008 21:59

robertmoore wrote:Hello, Bake,

I have not yet identified the Oberst but if someone else does not, I will at some point today.

Terry
It' s Wolfgang von Chamier-Glisczinski,
then Kommodore KG 3


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Re: Knight's Cross Holders Identification

Post by robertmoore » 28 Sep 2008 22:32

Hello, Bernd,

As to your query for confirmation of Wilhelm Berg in the photo above that of Hogrebe on Page 32, there is no doubt that Wilhelm Berg is the enlisted man portrayed in that pic. In the one below, unless you know for certain that it was taken from the same sequence of pix as was the pic of Berg, I cannot tell that it is. However, there is no question that in the pic above that of Hogrebe, I can confirm that it is in fact a pic of Wilhelm Berg.

Hope this helps.

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Re: Knight's Cross Holders Identification

Post by Bernd R » 29 Sep 2008 12:33

Hi Terry, thanks again !
So, I've kept RKT (7) at the bottom in the open section.

Going on with the next bunch / not identified

page 34 : Ferdinand Schörner with ?? , Flieger RKT - Rudel ?
Unk. RKT (37) , (36) and (34) , Unk. RKT (42) and (41)

page 35 : Unk. RKT (49.50.51) with Degrelle

page 37 : Laschet_maybe.jpg

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Re: Knight's Cross Holders Identification

Post by Bernd R » 29 Sep 2008 12:37

page 36 : Unk. RKT (54), (53) and (52) , Unk. RKT (69) and (55)
Unk. RKT (56) (57) , Unk. RKT (73) , RKT (58)
Unknown (Meier,Hans)

of note : Hans von Majer
with additional info about his status as none RKT

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Re: Knight's Cross Holders Identification

Post by robertmoore » 29 Sep 2008 18:12

Hello, Bernd,

Thanks for the note. To answer your question about the unknown Rk-träger on Page 34, numbers 28, 29, and 30. They are positively those of Hans-Ulrich Rudel. No question.

Hope this helps.

Terry

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Re: Knight's Cross Holders Identification

Post by jayjay73 » 03 Oct 2008 09:33

Find 4 is Generalleutnant Walter von Hippel, he was commander of the Flak-Regiment 102, and was one of the POW's held at Special Camp 11. There is a photograph of him on:

http://www.specialcamp11.fsnet.co.uk/Ge ... waffe).htm

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Re: Knight's Cross Holders Identification

Post by joerg » 03 Oct 2008 15:18

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Who is this Feldwebel, from "Grossdeutschland"-Division?
Franz Schmitz, RK as Sanitäts-Unteroffizier, Gruppenführer i. d. 3./Gren.Rgt. 279 / AHF id
RKT GD Feldwebel 3.JPG
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Re: Knight's Cross Holders Identification

Post by George Lengyel » 03 Oct 2008 18:01

Schmitz, Franz

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Re: Knight's Cross Holders Identification

Post by bake » 03 Oct 2008 22:05

Thank's Robert & Dieter

What about the Afrikakorps Officer?

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Re: Knight's Cross Holders Identification

Post by robertmoore » 04 Oct 2008 16:09

Hello, Bake,

You are welcome concerning the ID of Bender and Dieter's ID of Chamier.

I am in the process of having that pic identified, as I have the same pic. If noone has ID'd it by the time I do, I will certainly let you know what I find out.

Take care.

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