Grätz, Erich

Date of birth:
August 14th, 1909 (Neusalz/Silesia, Germany)
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, German Reich)

Biography

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
November 1st, 1939
Eisernes Kreuz 2. Klasse
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
June 14th, 1940
Eisernes Kreuz 1. Klasse
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
October 1st, 1941
Details:
In bronze
Infanterie-Sturmabzeichen
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
September 3rd, 1943
Nahkampfspange in Bronze
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
SS-Hauptsturmführer
Unit:
18.(Panzer-Jäger) / 1.Panzer-Grenadier-Regiment 1 "Leibstandarte-SS Adolf Hitler"
Awarded on:
September 20th, 1943
Deutsches Kreuz in Gold
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
SS-Hauptsturmführer
Unit:
Chef 18.(Panzer-Jäger) / SS-Panzer-Grenadier-Regiment 1 "Leibstandarte-SS Adolf Hitler"
Awarded on:
May 14th, 1944
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes

Sources

  • - WORST, TIMO R., Gustav Knittel, 2016.
    - 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