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- Date of birth:
- December 23rd, 1907 (Bilderlahe/Hannover, Germany)
- Date of death:
- October 19th, 1991 (Alsfeld/Hesse, Germany)
- German (1933-1945, German Reich)
Walter Gericke reached the rank of Oberstleutnant. After the Second World War he served with the Bundeswehr reaching there the rank of Generalmajor.
?: Kommandeur II. / Fallschirmjäger-Regiment 6;
?: Kommandeur Fallschirmjäger-Regiment 11;
?: 21. Fallschirmjäger-Division;
May 8th, 1945 - November 1946: Brits Krijgsgevangene;
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- Awarded on:
- March 25th, 1965
- Photo: Wikimedia Commons
- - FELLGIEBEL, W.P., Elite of theThird Reich, Helion & Company Limited, Solihull, 2003.
- PATZWALL, K. & SCHERZER, V., Das Deutsche Kreuz 1941-1945, Verlag Klaus D. Patzwall, Norderstedt, 2001.