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Konrad, Rudolf

Date of birth:
March 7th, 1891 (Kulmbach/Bavaria, Germany)
Date of death:
June 10th, 1964 (Munich/Bavaria, Germany)
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, German Reich)

Biography

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
August 9th, 1939
Medaille zur Erinnerung an den 1. Oktober 1938
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
August 9th, 1939
Spange zur Medaille zur Erinnerung an den 1. Oktober 1938
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
September 18th, 1939
1939 Spange zum Eisernen Kreuzes 2er Klasse 1914
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
October 2nd, 1939
1939 Spange zum Eisernen Kreuzes 1er Klasse 1914
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
July 27th, 1942
Action:
In the assault of the city Bataisk, the commanding general of an army corps, General of the Mountain Troops Konrad, and the commander of an infantry division Lieutenant General Schneckenburger, have particularly distinguished themselves. They have under personal risk, at the head of the attacking troops, stormed the city on 26 July.
Wehrmachtbericht
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
General der Gebirgstruppen
Unit:
Kommandierender General XXXXIX.Gebirgskorps / 17.Armee / Heeresgruppe A
Awarded on:
August 1st, 1942
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
August 25th, 1942
Medaille
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
General der Gebirgstruppe
Unit:
Kommandierender General XXXXIX.Gebirgskorps
Awarded on:
February 23rd, 1944
Deutsches Kreuz in Gold
Period:
First World War (1914-1918)
Awarded on:
November 5th, 1914
Eisernes Kreuz 2.Klasse (1914)
Period:
First World War (1914-1918)
Awarded on:
June 11th, 1916
Eisernes Kreuz 1.Klasse (1914)
Period:
First World War (1914-1918)
Awarded on:
May 9th, 1918
IV. Klasse des Militärverdienstordens
Period:
First World War (1914-1918)
Awarded on:
August 1st, 1918
Verwundetenabzeichen in Schwarz (1918)

Sources

  • - Die Ordensträger der Deutschen Wehrmacht (CD), VMD-Verlag GmbH, Osnabrück, 2002
    - Fellgiebel W.P., Elite of the Third Reich, The recipients of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross 1939-1945: A Reference, Helion & Company Limited, Solihull, 2003, ISBN 1-874622-46-9
    - Patzwall K., Scherzer V., Das Deutsche Kreuz 1941-1945, Geschichte und Inhaber Band II, Verlag Klaus D. Patzwall, Norderstedt, 2001, ISBN 3-931533-45-X
    - Die Träger des Ritterkreuzes des Eisernen Kreuzes 1939-1945