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Picker, Egbert

Date of birth:
February 15th, 1895 (Nurnberg/Mittelfranken, Germany)
Date of death:
March 27th, 1960 (Ingolstadt/Bavaria, Germany)
Nationality:
German

Biography

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Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberst
Unit:
Kommandeur Gebirgsjäger-Regiment 98 / 1.Gebirgs-Division
Awarded on:
November 18th, 1941
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes
Periode:
First World War (1914-1918)
Awarded on:
May 26th, 1915
Eisernes Kreuz 2.Klasse (1914)
Periode:
First World War (1914-1918)
Awarded on:
December 8th, 1918
Eisernes Kreuz 1.Klasse (1914)
Periode:
First World War (1914-1918)
Awarded on:
December 21st, 1934
Ehrenkreuz für Frontkämpfer
Medaille zur Erinnerung an den 13. März 1938
Medaille zur Erinnerung an den 1. Oktober 1938
Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
September 22nd, 1939
1939 Spange zum Eisernen Kreuzes 2er Klasse 1914
Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
October 3rd, 1939
1939 Spange zum Eisernen Kreuzes 1er Klasse 1914
Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
October 26th, 1940
Details:
Silver version
Infanterie-Sturmabzeichen
Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
August 20th, 1942
Medaille

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
    - Axis History Biographical Research via Axis History Forum