Ehrenkreuz für Frontkämpfer

Formally this version is known as Ehrenkreuz des Weltkrieges, mit Schwertern.

This bronze coloured version carries swords to the common design and a Laurel wreath.
It was awarded tot those who were in active military duty during battle on land, by sea or in the air. Known is that 6.202.883 examples were awarded, not included those who were still in active duty. Therefore the total number must be much higher. Until 1944 the award was still awarded. There are black versions of the decoration known.

Grid List
NameDate of birthDate of deathAwards
Waeger, Kurt06-02-189318-06-1952more 
Wagenlöhner, Paul01-11-188920-01-1963 
Wagner, Adolf01-10-189012-04-1944more 
Wagner, Gerhard (KM-Konteradmiral)23-11-189826-06-1987 
Wagner, Gustav23-09-189014-12-1951more 
Wagner, Hans11-03-189613-05-1967more 
Wagner, Herbert19-01-189605-09-1968 
Wahlbeck, Ragnar31-01-189904-07-1944more 
Wahle, Carl Richard Heinrich07-02-189223-02-1975more 
Waldeck und Pyrmont, Prinz zu, Josias13-05-189630-11-1967more 
Waldeck und Pyrmont, Prinz zu, Maximilian W.G.H.13-09-189823-02-1981more 
Walden, Karl Rudolf01-12-187825-10-1946more 
Waldenburg, Freiherr von, Siegfried30-12-189827-03-1973more 
Waldenfels, Rudolph Freiherr von23-09-189514-08-1969more 
Wallenius, Kurt Martti25-07-189303-05-1984more 
Wandel, Martin15-04-189214-01-1943more 
Warlimont, Walter03-10-189409-10-1976more 
Warzecha, Walter23-05-189130-08-1956more 
Wechmar, Freiherr von, Irnfried12-02-189927-11-1959more 
Wecke, Walter30-09-188516-12-1943more 
Wedel, von, Hermann27-07-189305-02-1944more 
Wegener, Wilhelm29-04-189524-09-1944more 
Weichold, Eberhard23-08-189119-12-1960more 
Weichs, von, Maximillian12-11-188127-09-1954more 
Weidling, Helmuth Otto Ludwig02-11-189117-11-1955more 
Weinknecht, Friedrich05-10-189526-10-1964more 
Weise, Hubert22-12-188414-02-1950more 
Weisenberger, Karl29-09-189028-03-1952more 
Weitkunat, Adolf07-02-189528-06-1988more 
Weiß, Paul   
Weiß, Walter05-09-189021-12-1967more 
Welcker, Karl30-12-189417-06-1967more 
Wellm, August25-06-189921-12-1962more 
Wenneker, Paul27-02-189017-10-1979more 
Wenninger, Rudolf Ralph22-04-189013-03-1945 
Werder, von, Richard20-05-189728-02-1984more 
Werner, Paul-Hermann19-03-189330-06-1940more 
Werner-Ehrenfeucht, Heinz Joachim27-09-189413-02-1978more 
Wessel, Walter21-04-189220-07-1943more 
Westhoven, Franz07-12-189409-10-1983more 
Wetzel, Wilhelm17-07-188804-07-1964more 
Weyher, Kurt13-08-190117-12-1991more 
Wiese, Friedrich05-12-189213-02-1972more 
Wietersheim, von, Gustav Anton11-02-188425-04-1974more 
Wiktorin, von, Mauritz   
Wildermuth, Hermann-Eberhard23-10-189009-03-1952more 
Wilke, Gustav06-03-189814-03-1977 
Wilke, Karl-Eduard24-01-1901 more 
Windisch, Alois03-02-189228-12-1958more 
Witthöft, Joachim23-09-188707-07-1966more 
Wittke, Walter26-09-188720-07-1955 
Wittkopf, Heinrich15-08-189212-02-1946more 
Wittmann, August20-07-189529-03-1977more 
Wittstatt, Christian19-09-189730-03-1953more 
Witzell, Karl  more 
Witzleben, von, Erwin04-12-188108-08-1944more 
Wodrig, Albert16-07-188331-10-1972more 
Wolf, Adolf (LW-Flak)23-05-189911-03-1973more 
Wolff, Karl Friedrich Otto13-05-190017-07-1984more 
Wolff, Ludwig (Heer- General der infanterie)03-04-189309-11-1968more 
Wolff, von, Horst26-07-188609-10-1941more 
Wolfram, Eberhard24-07-188206-01-1947more 
Wolpert, Dr., Adalbert30-09-189704-05-1968 
Wolz, Alwin22-09-189715-09-1978more 
Woyrsch, von, Udo Gustav Wilhelm Egon24-07-189514-01-1983more 
Wrede, Freiherr von, Theodor03-11-188830-03-1973more 
Wunderlich, Friedrich13-08-189127-03-1977more 
Wuthmann, Rolf26-08-189320-10-1977more 
Wühlisch, von, Heinz30-09-189220-09-1947more 
Wünnenberg, Alfred20-07-189130-12-1967more 
Wünning, Joachim01-04-189822-09-1944more 
Wüstenhagen, Albrecht19-10-189226-04-1944more 
Wäckerle, Hilmar24-11-189902-07-1941more 
Wäger, Alfred17-08-188309-07-1956