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Wittig, Karl-Heinz

Date of birth:
July 27th, 1918 (Seegläsgen/Brandenburg, Germany)
Date of death:
December 29th, 1984 (Nürnberg/Bavaria, Germany)
Nationality:
German

Biography

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Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Feldwebel
Awarded on:
September 7th, 1938
Details:
Nr. 974.
Fallschirmschützenabzeichen der Luftwaffe
Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
May 18th, 1940
Eisernes Kreuz 2. Klasse
Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
May 20th, 1940
Eisernes Kreuz 1. Klasse
Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Feldwebel
Awarded on:
October 1st, 1942
Erdkampfabzeichen der Luftwaffe ohne zahlen
Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Feldwebel
Awarded on:
May 20th, 1943
Ärmelband Kreta
Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Feldwebel
Unit:
III. / Fallschirmjäger-Regiment 1
Awarded on:
March 20th, 1944
Deutsches Kreuz in Gold
Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Feldwebel
Unit:
Führer 11. / Falschirmjäger-Regiment 1
Awarded on:
February 5th, 1944
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes

Sources

  • - Die Ordensträger der Deutschen Wehrmacht (CD), VMD-Verlag GmbH, Osnabrück, 2002
    - 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
    - Patzwall K., Scherzer V., Das Deutsche Kreuz 1941-1945, Geschichte und Inhaber Band II, Verlag Klaus D. Patzwall, Norderstedt, 2001, ISBN 3-931533-45-X
    - Verleihungsurkunde Fallschirmschützen, Ärmelband Kreta, DKiG
    - Vorläufiges Besitzzeugnis RK