The website has become even bigger and better! WW2Awards.com has been fully merged with TracesOfWar.com. From now on, the sections Persons and Awards are available. Much more information in a larger jacket

Mix, Walter

Date of birth:
December 21st, 1917 (Deutsch-Krone/Pommerania, Germany)
Date of death:
November 17th, 2004 (Bad Bevensen/Lower Saxony, Germany)
Nationality:
German

Biography

Do you have more information about this person? Inform us!

Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Leutnant der Reserve (Second-lieutenant)
Unit:
Infanterie-Regiment 4 / 32. Infanteriedivision
Awarded on:
July 1st, 1941
Eisernes Kreuz 2. Klasse
Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Leutnant der Reserve (Second-lieutenant)
Unit:
Infanterie-Regiment 4 / 32. Infanteriedivision
Awarded on:
August 2nd, 1941
Eisernes Kreuz 1. Klasse
Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Leutnant der Reserve (Second-lieutenant)
Unit:
Infanterie-Regiment 4 / 32. Infanteriedivision
Awarded on:
June 3rd, 1942
Details:
Award 127/13.
Deutsches Kreuz in Gold
Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberleutnant der Reserve (Lieutenant)
Unit:
Chef 9./Grenadier-Regiment 174 / 81.Infanterie-Division / II.Armee-Korps / 16.Armee / Heeresgruppe Nord
Awarded on:
December 18th, 1942
Details:
1378th Award.
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes
Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Hauptmann der Reserve (Captain)
Unit:
Kommandeur II./Grenadier-Regiment 174 / 81.Infanterie-Division / VIII.Armee-Korps / 16.Armee / Heeresgruppe Nord
Awarded on:
February 22nd, 1944
Details:
405th Award.
Ritterkreuz mit Eichenlaub

Sources

  • Photo 1: Wilco Vermeer
  • Photo: Wilco Vermeer
  • - Die Ordensträger der Deutschen Wehrmacht
    - Fellgiebel, Walther-Peer, Elite of the Third Reich - The Recipients of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross 1939-45: A Reference, Helion & Company Limited, England, 2003
    - Haupt, W., Die 81. Infanterie-Division – Geschichte einer schlesischen Division, Nebel Verlag GmbH, Eggolsheim, Deutschland, 2006
    - Die Eichenlaubträger 1940-1945, Deutsches Wehrkundearchiv, 2001

Photo