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Adam, Wilhelm

Date of birth:
March 28th, 1893 (Eichen/Kreis Hanau/Prussia)
Date of death:
November 24th, 1978 (Dresden/Saxony, Germany)
Nationality:
German

Biography

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Periode:
First World War (1914-1918)
Awarded on:
September 6th, 1914
Eisernes Kreuz 2.Klasse (1914)
Periode:
First World War (1914-1918)
Awarded on:
September 30th, 1917
Eisernes Kreuz 1.Klasse (1914)
Awarded on:
October 2nd, 1936
Dienstauszeichnung der Wehrmacht  3.Klasse, 12 Jahre
Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
May 26th, 1940
1939 Spange zum Eisernen Kreuzes 2er Klasse 1914
Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
October 10th, 1941
1939 Spange zum Eisernen Kreuzes 1er Klasse 1914
Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberst (Colonel)
Unit:
Adjutant Armee Oberkommando 6
Awarded on:
December 17th, 1942
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