- Second World War (1939-1945)
- Kommandeur 16. Panzer-Division / XXXXVIII.Panzer-Korps / Panzergruppe 1 / Heeresgruppe Süd
- Awarded on:
- August 1st, 1941
At first light on the 07.07.1941 Generalmajor Hube took his Division and broke through Soviet defenses in the direction of Stary-Konstantynow. In the fighting that followed, he was able to prevent the forward advance of powerful Soviet tank, artillery and infantry formations towards the northwest while in the area northwest of Stary-Konstantynow. He would be awarded the Knight’s Cross for this feat.