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Arendt, Kurt Dietrich Paul

Date of birth:
October 8th, 1917 (Danzig/West Prussia, Germany)
Date of death:
January 9th, 1945 (near Bitsch/Alsace-Lorraine, Germany)
Buried on:
German War Graves Gleiszellen-Gleishorbach
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, German Reich)

Biography

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Hauptmann (Captain)
Unit:
Panzer-Abteilung 5 / 25.Panzergrenadier-Division
Awarded on:
February 24th, 1945
Details:
Posthumously awarded.
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes

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
    - Federl, C., Die Ritterkreuzträger der Deutschen Panzerdivisionen 1939-1945, VDM Heinz Nickel, Zweibrücken, Germany, 2000
    - Ritterkreuztraeger-1939-45.de