Knight's Cross Holders Identification

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Re: Knight's Cross Holders Identification

Post by Someone from Kharkov » 24 May 2009 08:27

Page 262, Bild 133.jpg

It's Hans Bayer.

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Re: Knight's Cross Holders Identification

Post by Jeremy Dixon » 24 May 2009 09:55

Thanks Terry

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Re: Knight's Cross Holders Identification

Post by chris44 » 24 May 2009 10:37

Hi bake

The Ritterkreuzträger of Kriegsmarine

picture "KM-Ritterkreuz-WAF.jpg"
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RUDOLF PORATH

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Re: Knight's Cross Holders Identification

Post by caraqchi71 » 24 May 2009 18:25

Any ideas?
source e bay
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Re: Knight's Cross Holders Identification

Post by FANGIO » 24 May 2009 19:56

1st pic = who's the RKT?
2nd pic = Is this Alfred Grislawski?
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Re: Knight's Cross Holders Identification

Post by robertmoore » 24 May 2009 20:21

Hello, Fangio,

Pic number 1 is a photo of Joachim-Friedrich Huth, Kommodore of Zerstörergeschwader "Horst Wessel".

Pic number 2 is a photo of Oberst Dietrich Hrabak.

Hope this helps.

Take care.

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Re: Knight's Cross Holders Identification

Post by robertmoore » 24 May 2009 20:26

Hello, Bart V,

2jpg on Page 273 is Hauptmann Otto von Ballasko.

Hope this helps.

Take care.


Terry

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Re: Knight's Cross Holders Identification

Post by bake » 24 May 2009 21:23

Thank`s chris44 :)

From Ebay
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Re: Knight's Cross Holders Identification

Post by robertmoore » 25 May 2009 03:02

Hello, Bake,

On Page 262, you posted a pic listed as 04_21_09123a as a "Mystery Lw EL". That is a picture of Generalmajor Alexander Holle and he was not an oakleaf recipient. If you compare that pic with the one of him standing behind General Fiebig on P. 268, you will see that it is the same man. In both pix, the general is wearing the same decorations. No idea as to why someone would show him as being an EL recipient when he was not.

Hope this helps.

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Re: Knight's Cross Holders Identification

Post by FANGIO » 25 May 2009 03:56

robertmoore wrote:Hello, Fangio,

Pic number 1 is a photo of Joachim-Friedrich Huth, Kommodore of Zerstörergeschwader "Horst Wessel".

Pic number 2 is a photo of Oberst Dietrich Hrabak.
Thanks a lot Terry!

Two more unknown LW RKTs. Same source as above.
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Re: Knight's Cross Holders Identification

Post by Ruslan M » 25 May 2009 04:09

Hello, Fangio,

First one it's Max Stotz and the second it's Edmund Roßmann.



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Re: Knight's Cross Holders Identification

Post by FANGIO » 25 May 2009 04:29

That was fast. Many thanks Ruslan.
Two more (and I don't bother anymore).
One of the pics shows Galland but I don't know who's the other officer.
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Re: Knight's Cross Holders Identification

Post by Ruslan M » 25 May 2009 05:07

I think with Galland it's Max Ibel, but I am not 100% sure. :? EL holder it's Kurt Bühligen.



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Re: Knight's Cross Holders Identification

Post by FANGIO » 25 May 2009 05:19

Well done again Ruslan! It is Ibel with Galland (I compared the photo with another one I have of Ibel).
Many thanks for all your help Ruslan.
Best,

FANGIO

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Re: Knight's Cross Holders Identification

Post by Ruslan M » 25 May 2009 14:59

FANGIO wrote:Well done again Ruslan! It is Ibel with Galland (I compared the photo with another one I have of Ibel).
Many thanks for all your help Ruslan.
Best,

FANGIO
You are welcome, Fangio! :wink:


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