Orth, Karl

Date of birth:
April 18th, 1906 (Dürkheim/Palatinate, Germany)
Date of death:
July 20th, 1968 (Rheinberg-Orsoy/North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany)
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, German Reich)

Biography

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Grenadier
Unit:
13. / Grenadier-Regiment 453 / 9.Armee
Awarded on:
March 3rd, 1944
Eisernes Kreuz 2. Klasse
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Grenadier
Unit:
13. / Grenadier-Regiment 453 / 9.Armee
Awarded on:
March 3rd, 1944
Eisernes Kreuz 1. Klasse
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Grenadier
Unit:
13. / Grenadier-Regiment 453 / 9.Armee
Awarded on:
March 3rd, 1944
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes

Sources

  • - 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
    - Armee-Tagesbefehl, Oberbefehlshaber 9.Armee, 17.3.1944