Scheibe, Siegfried

    Date of birth:
    May 24th, 1916 (Leipzig-Eutritzsch)
    Date of death:
    April 17th, 1945 (Baruth, Germany)
    Service number:
    265 359
    Nationality:
    German (1933-1945, German Reich)

    Biography

    NSDAP No.: 3 602 137

    0.07.1934 SS-Anwärter
    09.11.1934 SS-Mann
    01.03.1935 SS-Sturmmann
    20.04.1936 SS-Unterscharführer
    01.09.1936 SS-Scharführer
    16.02.1937 SS-Hauptscharführer
    20.04.1937 SS-Untersturmführer
    20.04.1939 SS-Obersturmführer
    09.11.1941 SS-Hauptsturmführer der Waffen-SS
    09.11.1943 SS-Sturmbannführer der Waffen-SS
    17.04.1945 SS-Obersturmbannfuhrer der Waffen-SS

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    Period:
    Second World War (1939-1945)
    Rank:
    SS-Obersturmführer (Lieutenant)
    Awarded on:
    November 14th, 1939
    Eisernes Kreuz 2. Klasse
    Period:
    Second World War (1939-1945)
    Rank:
    SS-Obersturmführer (Lieutenant)
    Awarded on:
    August 20th, 1940
    Eisernes Kreuz 1. Klasse
    Period:
    Second World War (1939-1945)
    Rank:
    SS-Hauptsturmführer (Captain)
    Unit:
    11. / SS-Regiment "Germania"
    Awarded on:
    June 14th, 1942
    Deutsches Kreuz in Gold
    Period:
    Second World War (1939-1945)
    Rank:
    SS-Obersturmbannführer (Lieutenant-colonel)
    Unit:
    Kommandeur SS-Freiwillige-Panzergrenadier-Regiment 48 "General Seyffardt"
    Awarded on:
    May 11th, 1945
    Details:
    Awarding only recognized by the Ordensgemeinschaft der Ritterkreuzträger. Looking at the date of awarding, after the suspension of all awardings (after 9th May 1945), the awarding seems impossible.
    Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes
    Period:
    Second World War (1939-1945)
    Details:
    In silver
    SA-Sportabzeichen

    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