Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes

The OBdW postponed, and thereby temporarily barred/blocked, the awarding of the Knight Cross of the Iron Cross for "remarkable services in troop leadership" from August 3rd, 1940 until March 16th, 1941.

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NameDate of birthDate of deathAwards
Rafoth, Heinz06-01-1923  
Rausch, Werner   
Reimpell, Gerhard23-04-1910  
Renner, Wilhelm17-04-1915  
Richter, Walther30-05-1919  
Rickert, Hans-Oskar   
Riess, Karl-Heinrich (Karl-Heinz)24-12-1916 more 
Rinkowski, Leo14-09-1924  
Rottensteiner, Johann09-08-1919  
Rudler, Oskar10-10-1921  
Rutkowski, Alfred  more 
Rüger, Dr.jur., Josef   
Rüngeler, Wilhelm   
Rubensdörffer, Walter01-08-191015-08-1940 
Raucheisen, Franz-Xaver17-10-188911-01-1941 
Rothenburg, Karl08-06-189428-06-1941more 
Rossner, Erich26-05-191830-07-1941 
Ritter, Georg (Infanterie-Regiment 62)22-12-189717-10-1941 
Rubarth, Walter07-06-191326-10-1941 
Rätzel, Fritz05-06-189526-10-1941 
Rieger, Joachim09-03-191402-12-1941 
Reichenau, von, Walter Karl Ernst August08-10-188417-01-1942more 
Reineck, Rudi Heinz Kurt29-06-191820-01-1942 
Ruppert, Hermann (Sturzkampfgeschwader 77)08-08-191502-03-1942 
Riepold, Josef-Otto10-10-191517-06-1942 
Radwan, Oskar31-07-189418-06-1942 
Rostin, Erwin08-10-190730-06-1942more 
Rödlich, Walter19-05-189623-07-1942 
Rittau, Stephan Georg Julius27-12-189122-08-1942 
Reuss, von, Richard-Heinrich23-11-189622-12-1942 
Rehle, Siegfried04-08-191530-12-1942 
Röder, Josef28-12-191326-01-1943 
Reiser, Sebastian14-08-191801-02-1943 
Rick, Kurt26-06-191805-02-1943 
Reichel, Erwin11-03-191128-02-1943more 
Roewer, Herbert10-06-191805-03-1943 
Reimling, Hans17-01-191807-03-1943 
Rab, Johann18-04-191230-03-1943 
Rupp, Friedrich16-11-191715-05-1943 
Rupp, Ernst13-01-189230-05-1943more 
Richter, Heinz (Kampfgeschwader 77)03-02-191302-06-1943 
Resch, Rudolf07-04-191411-07-1943more 
Röhrig, Hans04-11-191913-07-1943 
Renoldner, Karl Walter10-05-192017-08-1943 
Recke, Heinrich25-08-189018-08-1943more 
Rocholl, Rolf08-12-191823-08-1943more 
Reuter, Alfred10-07-191311-10-1943 
Rambow, Richard30-12-191726-10-1943 
Roka, Franz22-03-191826-10-1943 
Rollmann, Wilhelm Eduard Max05-08-190705-11-1943more 
Radesinsky, Albert07-10-191307-11-1943 
Rampel, Josef05-04-191517-11-1943 
Reitzenstein, Freiherr von, Albin04-03-191130-11-1943 
Romeike, Hans-Georg05-12-192014-01-1944 
Rupprecht, Siegfried24-02-192022-01-1944 
Reich, Werner (Wh-Infanterie)17-09-190725-01-1944 
Reichardt, Hans-Ludwig18-04-190402-02-1944 
Rohde, Walter08-07-191713-02-1944 
Roßbach, Karl-Heinz07-05-192015-02-1944 
Reinhart, Karl12-08-192010-03-1944 
Rammelt, Siegfried18-12-191421-03-1944more 
Radeck, Kurt11-01-191030-03-1944 
Rohwer, Detlev14-11-191730-03-1944 
Remmer, Hans17-08-192002-04-1944 
Ritter, Willy02-05-191704-04-1944 
Rosenbaum, Ewald Hugo Helmut11-05-191310-05-1944more 
Redlich, Karl-Wolfgang13-12-191429-05-1944more 
Richter, Werner (263.Infanterie-Division)21-10-189803-06-1944more 
Riebicke, Klaus19-05-192206-06-1944more 
Reichmann, Heinz30-07-191924-06-1944 
Rauch, Karl-Heinz11-03-192026-06-1944 
Reineking, Paul19-04-191426-06-1944 
Riegel, Kurt21-08-191801-07-1944 
Reber, Willy08-07-192105-07-1944 
Reeder, Deert Jacob29-11-189507-07-1944 
Rüden, von, Wilhelm01-07-191511-07-1944 
Ruffer, Rudolf-Heinz07-01-192016-07-1944 
Riefkogel, Waldemar07-01-191330-07-1944 
Reiter, Hans20-04-192015-08-1944more 
Rein, Willi14-04-191421-08-1944 
Rast, Johann21-04-191431-08-1944 
Rittner, Artur10-12-190400-09-1944 
Richter, Hans (Infanterie-Regiment 121)15-04-191422-09-1944 
Rantzau, Graf zu, Hans-Friedrich10-11-191828-09-1944 
Rech, Erich15-12-192104-10-1944 
Rommel, Erwin Johannes Eugen15-11-189114-10-1944more 
Reinhart, Heinz24-10-191918-10-1944 
Renz, Joachim05-10-191923-10-1944 
Rüpprecht, Freiherr von, Werner18-08-190723-11-1944 
Rösch, Rudolf22-02-192028-11-1944 
Roy, Rudolf15-08-192017-12-1944 
Ruhl, Franz12-12-192224-12-1944 
Reeb, Adolf22-08-192025-12-1944 
Reinardy, Josef25-07-191925-12-1944 
Ruppert, Hermann (Infanterie-Regiment 15)15-11-191926-12-1944 
Renz, Gottlieb12-09-191103-01-1945more 
Rein, Siegfried Leopold Friedrich03-08-189418-01-1945more 
Reinhardt, Walter (WH-Infanterie-Regiment)11-01-191022-01-1945 
Recknagel, Hermann18-06-189223-01-1945more 
Reusch, Ernst10-09-191626-01-1945 
Roos, Fritz03-03-191529-01-1945 
Reimann, Hans (Grenadier-Regiment 358)17-05-191731-01-1945 
Rittershausen, Walter14-11-189900-02-1945 
Rentrop, Fritz19-11-191702-02-1945 
Reuter, August27-09-191109-02-1945more 
Riedesel Freiherr zu Eisenbach, Volprecht Konrad10-12-191209-02-1945 
Rumohr, Joachim06-08-191011-02-1945 
Ritz, Otto17-08-192012-02-1945 
Rott, Rudolf21-01-191812-02-1945 
Rohr, von, Hans-Babo09-10-192214-02-1945more 
Rehmer, Richard16-09-190925-02-1945 
Redlich, Ernst17-06-189700-03-1945 
Rowohl, Willi24-12-191200-03-1945 
Ruhnke, Herbert10-04-191400-03-1945 
Reich, Johann (9. Panzer-Division)29-07-189801-03-1945more 
Rübel, Karl16-08-189508-03-1945more 
Reimar, Gustav24-04-191023-03-1945more 
Rost, von, Hans-Günther15-11-189423-03-1945more 
Ritter, Friedrich-Karl03-05-190002-04-1945 
Reuter, von, Derfflinger04-02-191513-04-1945 
Rochow, von, Hans Wichard25-06-189802-05-1945 
Richter, Rudolf (Infanterie-Regiment 97)13-08-189408-05-1945 
Rohlfs, Kurt24-12-191808-05-1945more 
Roge, Alfred01-06-191512-05-1945 
Röhder, Dr. Wolfgang17-08-191116-05-1945 
Richthofen, Freiherr von, Wolfram10-10-189512-07-1945more 
Richert, Johann-Georg14-04-189030-01-1946more 
Rappard, von, Fritz-Georg Hugo Karl15-08-189231-01-1946more 
Renz, Gerhard22-07-191016-02-1946 
Rauer, Karl07-08-191307-05-1946 
Rantzau, von, Heino08-03-189402-11-1946more 
Renteln, von, Ewert10-04-189309-01-1947 
Ruckteschell, von, Hellmuth Max23-03-189024-09-1948more 
Rieckhoff, Herbert25-12-189830-11-1948 
Ramin, von, Hans-Georg11-07-191605-12-1949 
Reinhard, Hans Wolfgang11-12-188818-01-1950more 
Remlinger, Heinrich27-09-191300-00-1951 
Riekstins, Alfreds30-01-191311-09-1952 
Rundstedt, von, Gerd12-12-187524-02-1953more 
Rademacher, Rudolf "Rudi"19-06-191313-06-1953 
Rothkirch und Panthen, von, Friedrich-Wilhelm16-02-188424-12-1953 
Racovita, Mihail07-03-188928-06-1954 
Rothkirch und Trach, Graf von, Hans-Siegfried17-07-191211-07-1954 
Raus, Erhard08-01-188903-04-1956more 
Radowitz, von, Joseph "Josef"29-07-189901-06-1956more 
Radener, Waldemar24-01-192108-01-1957more 
Rauch, Hans01-03-189922-08-1958more 
Roos, Hugo20-03-191405-09-1959 
Rixecker, Karl Jakob18-11-190622-09-1959more 
Rochow, von, Hans-Joachim09-11-189209-05-1960 
Raeder, Erich Johann Albert24-04-187606-11-1960more 
Raithel, Johann11-03-189729-01-1961more 
Rumohr, von, Detlev28-01-190817-06-1961 
Reinhold, Leo-Hermann22-02-190626-10-1961 
Roßbach, Heinrich14-07-189806-12-1961 
Ravenstein, von, Johann01-01-188926-03-1962more 
Richter, Heinz (Fallschirm-Pionier-Bataillon 5)13-02-191520-05-1962 
Ringler, Helmut04-10-191522-06-1962 
Raab, Josef03-02-192115-05-1963 
Röhler, Herbert (Flak-Regiment)30-12-189627-06-1963 
Reissmann, Werner06-04-191521-08-1963 
Reinhardt, Georg-Hans01-03-188722-11-1963more 
Risse, Walther13-12-189221-06-1965more 
Rothe, Gerhard11-11-191903-07-1966 
Röpke, Kurt29-11-189621-07-1966more 
Rascanescu, Gheorghe30-01-190000-00-1967 
Ringel, Julius16-11-188911-02-1967more 
Röhricht, Edgar16-06-189211-02-1967more 
Reichert, Rudolf24-11-189310-03-1967more 
Ruoff, Richard18-08-188330-03-1967more 
Rath, Hans-Joachim11-12-189410-05-1968 
Ramcke, Hermann Bernhard24-01-188905-07-1968more 
Rasp, Siegfried10-01-189802-09-1968more 
Reder, Engelhard26-01-192029-11-1968 
Rauch, Erwin19-10-188926-02-1969more 
Reinwald, Max01-09-190308-06-1969more 
Richter, Friedrich27-08-191016-06-1969more 
Reinhardt, Arnold10-05-192110-02-1970 
Roman, Freiherr von, Rudolf19-11-189318-02-1970 
Rompzick, Johannes30-09-192013-03-1970more 
Reichert, Josef12-12-189115-03-1970more 
Richter, Joachim28-07-189619-03-1970 
Rehm, Ernst27-01-191504-05-1970 
Reimann, Richard02-11-189228-10-1970more 
Rendulic, Dr., Lothar23-10-188717-01-1971more 
Radziej, Georg07-01-189513-05-1972more 
Reinhardt, Alfred-Hermann15-11-189714-01-1973more 
Rittberg, Graf von, Georg30-05-189806-06-1973more 
Reiche, Werner02-11-191204-07-1973 
Rechel, Curt01-12-190210-08-1973more 
Rasch, Hermann26-08-191410-06-1974 
Roestel, Erwin Franz Rudolf04-05-190224-11-1974 
Resch, Anton26-11-192116-07-1975 
Risse, Eberhard06-09-192008-08-1975 
Roth, Ernst-August19-04-189826-09-1975 
Rebane, Alfons Vilhelm Robert24-06-190808-03-1976 
Raithel, Heribert14-06-191014-07-1976 
Ripcke, Werner18-05-190524-08-1976 
Reichert, Karl04-02-191326-11-1976 
Radulescu, Eduard14-12-189030-12-1976 
Raht, Gerhard Ferdinand Otto06-06-192011-01-1977 
Rogalski, Franz Ferdinand15-07-191306-02-1977 
Richter, Hans-Heinrich22-06-192002-06-1977more 
Rabe von Pappenheim, Friedrich-Carl05-10-189409-06-1977more 
Raabe, Günter06-03-191620-07-1977 
Ratzke, Wilhelm06-05-191027-12-1977 
Reinicke, Hansjürgen10-08-190229-01-1978more 
Rannersmann, Rolf07-12-191524-02-1978 
Reisig, Josef19-11-191420-06-1978 
Rosin, Willi25-12-190703-03-1979 
Ratcliffe, Alexander17-08-189030-04-1979 
Reinefarth, Heinrich25-12-190307-05-1979more 
Rossiwall, Theodor12-10-191511-07-1979 
Rodt, Eberhard04-12-189514-12-1979more 
Richter, Franz01-10-192200-00-1980 
Richter, Emil22-12-191901-01-1980 
Rollwage, Herbert24-09-191604-01-1980more 
Reifner, Egon05-03-191628-06-1980 
Reuter, Benno27-12-191118-12-1980more 
Richter, Wilfried09-05-191618-04-1981 
Rintelen, Josef07-03-189714-07-1981more 
Reichelt, Paul29-03-189815-07-1981more 
Rettberg, Rudolf25-11-191628-10-1981 
Rakowitz, von, Andreas11-01-192022-11-1981 
Rauschenbusch, Hermann31-08-190822-12-1981 
Riedel, Willi10-11-190910-02-1982 
Rohrbacher, Josef24-05-192025-02-1982 
Rademann, Emil25-09-192501-04-1982 
Ritz, Alfred10-03-191412-04-1982 
Rogge, Bernhard04-11-189929-06-1982more 
Rudat, Horst03-05-192031-08-1982 
Rudel, Hans-Ulrich02-07-191618-12-1982more 
Reuter, Joachim23-01-189523-05-1983 
Riepe, Julius18-12-190322-06-1983 
Raegener, Adolf17-02-189517-08-1983more 
Ramser, Günther27-03-190620-08-1983 
Reinke, Heinrich30-10-191403-03-1984 
Rall, Victor24-11-189621-04-1984 
Rauch, Josef Alois27-02-190214-08-1984more 
Reichelt, Martin18-04-190522-09-1984more 
Reichwald, Gerhard05-06-191908-10-1984 
Rappel, August31-07-191122-11-1984 
Rentschler, Emil Heinrich29-03-191228-12-1984more 
Reuter, Kurt03-10-191910-03-1985 
Raeder, Kurt07-01-191309-04-1985 
Ruge, Friedrich24-12-189403-07-1985 
Röhrig, Oskar16-01-191104-08-1985 
Rübell, Günther04-05-192101-11-1985 
Rennecke, Rudolf19-06-191503-03-1986more 
Reinholds, Voldemars23-06-190304-07-1986 
Reinke, Friedrich-Wilhelm25-12-190810-08-1986 
Rehm, Hans22-12-190307-10-1986more 
Riedmüller, Adam10-11-190910-11-1986 
Rogner, Hans04-01-191821-12-1986 
Reden, von, Edzard19-03-190516-10-1987 
Reussner, Rudolf10-01-191818-12-1987more 
Reinwald, Otto13-01-191003-01-1988 
Rhein, Karl-Ludwig30-03-189427-03-1988more 
Richter, Richard04-02-191720-05-1988more 
Radusch, Günther11-11-191229-07-1988more 
Rudnick, Erich01-07-191625-11-1988more 
Reymann, Hellmuth24-11-189212-12-1988more 
Ritter, Hugo16-01-191110-05-1989 
Richter, Friedrich Wilhelm Heinrich "Fritz"09-05-191130-08-1989 
Reuter, Erich30-03-190430-10-1989more 
Ranck, Werner25-10-190407-12-1989more 
Rath, Ernst03-08-191009-03-1990 
Roßhart, Emil23-10-191903-04-1990 
Rettlinger, Karl08-02-191314-06-1990more 
Roon, von, Arnold19-07-191424-10-1990more 
Radochla, Helmut03-01-191310-11-1990 
Rauch, Alfred29-12-191725-03-1991 
Reder, Walter04-02-191526-04-1991 
Rietscher, Georg03-12-191821-09-1991more 
Rappholz, Walter04-06-191230-09-1991more 
Roßler, Vincenz15-11-191729-10-1991 
Reintjes, Heinz19-06-191515-11-1991 
Roos, Ferdinand26-07-190803-12-1991 
Rohweder, Johannes19-08-190306-01-1992 
Reinecke, Gerhard02-01-191421-03-1992 
Reuß, Franz17-04-190405-06-1992 
Rohrbeck, Kurt07-09-191410-07-1992 
Rehm, Erich04-01-191406-08-1992more 
Rickert, Josef23-05-192007-10-1992 
Rodenburg, Carl17-05-189405-11-1992more 
Reche, Reinhart13-12-191503-03-1993 
Radel, Hans19-04-191513-03-1993 
Romm, Oskar18-12-191901-05-1993more 
Rittel, Hans14-05-191406-05-1993 
Richter, Bruno23-11-191406-06-1993more 
Rosenheinrich, Hans04-02-191901-09-1993 
Radowski, Eduard17-11-190006-09-1993 
Rieger, Johann24-08-191109-09-1993 
Rass, Friedrich27-06-191614-02-1994 
Röseke, Erich24-01-192102-05-1994more 
Rampf, Alois16-06-191619-05-1994 
Roderer, Georg04-09-191601-06-1994 
Rehnitz, Konrad23-05-191427-12-1994 
Rödel, Gustav-Siegfried24-10-191506-02-1995more 
Richter, Gerhard (WL-Lehrgeschwader 1)21-11-191312-03-1995more 
Rabben, Herbert26-08-191825-03-1995 
Reich, Werner (Pionier-Bataillon 5)02-07-191711-06-1995 
Rambow, Günther11-02-191914-06-1995 
Rihsle, Karl14-01-192102-10-1995 
Richter, Kurt (Grenadier-Regiment 31)18-06-191528-10-1995 
Ropp, Max06-11-191606-11-1995 
Rall, Carl02-12-191325-11-1995 
Rieflin, Fritz05-02-192001-02-1996more 
Roth, Matthias22-08-191711-04-1996 
Reininghaus, Adolf06-12-191512-08-1996 
Roeckl, Heinrich21-08-189721-10-1996 
Ruge, Gerd17-08-191318-01-1997more 
Rodewald, Otto04-06-191825-04-1997 
Reinicke, Gerhard11-04-191404-07-1997 
Rubatscher, Karl23-12-191203-08-1997 
Riedel, Gerd02-10-190601-10-1997 
Remer, Otto-Ernst18-08-191204-10-1997more 
Rettemeier, Josef-Wilhelm17-09-191419-12-1997more 
Rothhaar, Willi18-10-191512-01-1998more 
Radtke, Werner30-03-191915-01-1998 
Renisch, Paul-Ernst02-07-191725-01-1998more 
Roßfeld, Christian06-08-191412-06-1998 
Rohr, Hans11-03-191201-09-1998more 
Roth, Günther22-03-191221-09-1998 
Ratajczak, Edmund13-02-191629-10-1998 
Reverchon, Heinz11-04-192123-01-1999 
Rieger, Siegfried19-02-191513-02-1999 
Rebholz, Robert30-03-191504-03-1999 
Rögelein, Friedrich26-06-191025-03-1999more 
Roth, Wilhelm26-03-191602-05-1999 
Renschler, Helmut18-04-192005-11-1999 
Reichhold, Otto15-02-191611-11-1999 
Reber, Gustav-Peter05-06-191926-03-2000more 
Rühle von Lilienstern, Hans-Joachim09-01-191526-11-2000 
Riedel, Franz02-12-192117-05-2001more 
Rüffler, Helmut18-01-191821-09-2001 
Raaf, Friedrich25-03-192014-03-2002more 
Roßmann, Karl Franz Joseph23-11-191601-04-2002more 
Reimann, Herbert (Grenadier-Regiment 44)24-02-191818-04-2002 
Rode, Werner06-11-191202-11-2002more 
Roßmann, Emil23-04-192020-01-2003more 
Retzlaff, Karl29-07-191407-04-2003 
Röthke, Siegfried03-08-191527-04-2003 
Rämsch, Horst12-12-191415-08-2003 
Rettberg, von, Ralph01-03-191125-02-2004 
Reichel, Helmuth11-09-191204-04-2004 
Richter, Johannes (Panzergrenadier-Regiment 304)11-03-192418-06-2004 
Rudolf, Richard16-04-192313-12-2004 
Rösing, Hans Rudolf Max28-09-190516-12-2004more 
Rhein, Joseph08-05-191715-02-2005more 
Recktenwald, Wolf12-08-191715-03-2005 
Roßmann, Edmund11-01-191804-04-2005 
Rauh, Paul-Hubert15-11-191330-08-2005more 
Rötche, Hans04-12-191516-09-2006 
Ritter, Anton14-12-191920-01-2007 
Reinert, Ernst-Wilhelm02-02-191905-09-2007more 
Rodemich, Heinrich24-12-191904-10-2007 
Rust, Wolfgang Gottfried Joachim15-09-191915-12-2007more 
Rohweder, Hellmut17-01-191409-02-2008more 
Rapräger, Ernst-Wilhelm15-09-191816-02-2008 
Richter, Johannes (LW-Nachtjagdflieger)20-09-191724-04-2008 
Roell, Werner08-02-191410-05-2008 
Riehs, Otto12-08-192129-05-2008more 
Rahlenbeck, Robert12-04-192302-12-2008 
Röger, Hans13-07-192012-04-2009more 
Rammelt, Karl10-06-191413-05-2009 
Rall, Günther10-03-191804-10-2009more 
Ruef, Karl07-10-191622-12-2009 
Ritter, Heinz-Georg26-05-191710-03-2010 
Reuter, Erich (WH-Panzerjäger-Abteilung 519)20-10-191420-03-2010 
Reich, Johann (Grenadier-Regiment 411)11-08-192309-08-2010 
Rumpelhardt, Friedrich "Fritz"19-06-192020-01-2011 
Rothardt, Heinz11-02-192108-08-2011 
Röllecke, Josef23-08-192428-09-2011 
Raab, Alexander12-07-192113-08-2014 
Ritter, Klaus (Grenadier-Regiment 67)18-09-191827-01-2015 
Rehbein, Max H.09-12-191813-11-2015more 
Ruhl, Heinrich31-08-191501-12-2015more 
Rudorffer, Erich01-11-191708-04-2016more 
Rhein, Ernst-Martin06-04-191720-04-2016 
Regeniter, Alfred13-01-192220-07-2016 
Radermacher, Karl12-12-192209-10-2016more 
Remmert, Heinz-Hermann28-03-192229-04-2017 
Reschke, Willi03-02-192205-07-2017 
Rökker, Heinz20-10-192002-08-2018 
Ribbentrop, von, Rudolf11-05-192120-05-2019more 

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