Knight's Cross Holders Identification

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Re: Knight's Cross Holders Identification

Post by Sinjoorke » 31 Jul 2022 22:44

GWorldmann wrote:
30 Jul 2022 18:48
Left Kapitänleutnant Hans-Diedrich Freiherr von Tiesenhausen??? Right Konteradmiral Leo Kreisch...
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Not Frhr. von Tiesenhausen, but Kptlt. Egon-Reiner Frhr. von Schlippenbach.
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Re: Knight's Cross Holders Identification

Post by von thoma » 31 Jul 2022 23:44

Who is, please ?
Thank you.
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Re: Knight's Cross Holders Identification

Post by Someone from Kharkov » 01 Aug 2022 03:56

Last one is Joseph "Beppo" Schmid.

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Re: Knight's Cross Holders Identification

Post by GWorldmann » 01 Aug 2022 16:58

Offizier mit Ritterkreuz, 3 Panzervernichtern & Nahkampfspange
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Hauptmann Walter Wienke???
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Re: Knight's Cross Holders Identification

Post by lohengrin » 01 Aug 2022 21:52

Can someone ID the KC holder in summer uniform? Thank you!
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Re: Knight's Cross Holders Identification

Post by Someone from Kharkov » 02 Aug 2022 09:24

A shooting party.
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Re: Knight's Cross Holders Identification

Post by Richey4Real » 02 Aug 2022 17:10

The shooting party pic is a film still, possibly "Hitler, the last ten days".

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Re: Knight's Cross Holders Identification

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Re: Knight's Cross Holders Identification

Post by Andrey » 02 Aug 2022 20:02

GWorldmann wrote:
31 Jul 2022 20:30
Thanks!
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Hi,

It`s Generalleutnant Dr.rer.pol. Friedrich Franek.

Andrey.

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Re: Knight's Cross Holders Identification

Post by Schuddie » 03 Aug 2022 09:08

Two new 'unknowns': 1st Oberfeldwebel of the Sturmpioniere, 2nd Paratrooper General (Kreta) Alfred Sturm with a further KC on the left.
Any ideas?
Thanks & KR
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Re: Knight's Cross Holders Identification

Post by John Toner » 03 Aug 2022 09:14

First one is Josef Portsteffen.

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Re: Knight's Cross Holders Identification

Post by ttvon » 03 Aug 2022 10:51

Schuddie wrote:
03 Aug 2022 09:08
Two new 'unknowns': 1st Oberfeldwebel of the Sturmpioniere, 2nd Paratrooper General (Kreta) Alfred Sturm with a further KC on the left.
Any ideas?
Thanks & KR
Schuddie
Why do I think the general in center is Kurt Student, but not Alfred Sturm


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Re: Knight's Cross Holders Identification

Post by Schuddie » 03 Aug 2022 11:32

Hi,
@ John and ttvon: Many thanks, and of course it's not Alfred Sturm but Kurt Student.
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Re: Knight's Cross Holders Identification

Post by graveland » 03 Aug 2022 11:34

Schuddie wrote:
03 Aug 2022 09:08
2nd Paratrooper General (Kreta) Alfred Sturm with a further KC on the left.
Any ideas?
Heinz Trettner and Kurt Student

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Re: Knight's Cross Holders Identification

Post by Schuddie » 03 Aug 2022 14:25

Perfect, Graveland!

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