- Date of birth:
- August 3rd, 1910 (Leipzig/Saxony, Germany)
- Date of death:
- February 1945 (Budapest, Hungary)
- German (1933-1945, Third Reich)
May 1st, 1940: Leutnant;
August 1st, 1941: Oberleutnant;
October 21st, 1943: Hauptmann;
December 9th, 1944: Major;
January 21st, 1945: Oberstleutnant.
February 1st, 1944: Btl.Fhr. I./Gren.Rgt. 978;
October 15th, 1944: Fhr. Gren.Rgt. 978;
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Awarded for distinguishing himself during the battle for the Falaise Gap in August 1944.
- Photo 1: Wilco Vermeer collection
- Photo: Wilco Vermeer collection
- - FELLGIEBEL, W.P., Elite of theThird Reich, Helion & Company Limited, Solihull, 2003.
- PATZWALL, K. & SCHERZER, V., Das Deutsche Kreuz 1941-1945, Verlag Klaus D. Patzwall, Norderstedt, 2001.
- THOMAS, FRANZ & WEGMANN, GÜNTER, Die Eichenlaubträger 1940-1945, Biblio-Verlag, 1997.
- Karteikarte via Bundesarchiv