Adam, Helmut

Date of birth:
October 1st, 1916 (Bobersberg/Saxony, Germany)
Date of death:
December 1st, 1942 (Near Rzhev/Tver Oblast, Soviet Union)
Nationality:
German

Biography

Was posthumously promoted to Major.

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Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
October 5th, 1941
Eisernes Kreuz 2. Klasse
Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
September 30th, 1942
Eisernes Kreuz 1. Klasse
Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberleutnant (1st Lieutenant)
Unit:
Chef 3. / Sturmgeschütz-Abteilung 192 / XII.Armeekorps
Awarded on:
November 21st, 1941
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes
Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberleutnant (Lieutenant)
Unit:
2. / Sturmgeschütz-Brigade "Großdeutschland"
Awarded on:
November 23rd, 1944
Deutsches Kreuz in Gold

Sources

  • - Die Ordensträger der Deutschen Wehrmacht (CD), VMD-Verlag GmbH, Osnabrück, 2002
    - Fellgiebel, Walther-Peer, Elite of the Third Reich - The Recipients of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross 1939-45: A Reference, Helion & Company Limited, England, 2003
    - Kurowski, F., Sturmgeschütze vor! – Assault Guns to the Front!, J.J. Fedorowicz Publishing Inc., Winnipeg, Canada, 1999
    - Patzwall K., Scherzer V., Das Deutsche Kreuz 1941-1945, Geschichte und Inhaber Band II, Verlag Klaus D. Patzwall, Norderstedt, 2001
    - Axis biographical Research
    - Die Sturmgeschütz Abteilungen 1940 - 45