Radowitz, von, Joseph "Josef"

Date of birth:
July 29th, 1899 (Frankfurt am Main, Germany)
Date of death:
June 1st, 1956 (Bad Wiessee, Germany)
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, German Reich)

Biography

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberst (Colonel)
Unit:
Panzergrenadier-Regiment 28, 8. Panzer-Division, Heer
Awarded on:
February 29th, 1944
Deutsches Kreuz in Gold
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberst (Colonel)
Unit:
Führer, 23. Panzer-Division, Heer
Awarded on:
September 17th, 1944
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Generalleutnant (Major-general)
Unit:
Kommandeur 23. Panzer-Division, Heer
Awarded on:
May 9th, 1945
Details:
The recommendation for Joseph von Radowitz arrived at the OKH/PA/P5 on April 30th, 1945, but was apparently not prosessed. The awarding was supported by General der Artilley de Angelis and was apparently done according the Dönitz-Erlass. When counetd it would have been the 882nd Award.
Ritterkreuz mit Eichenlaub
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
October 6th, 1939
1939 Spange zum Eisernen Kreuzes 2er Klasse 1914
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
June 26th, 1940
Eisernes Kreuz 1. Klasse
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
October 4th, 1944
Wehrmachtbericht

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