The website has become even bigger and better! WW2Awards.com has been fully merged with TracesOfWar.com. From now on, the sections Persons and Awards are available. Much more information in a larger jacket

Baum, Adolf

Date of birth:
March 19th, 1914 (Hirzenhain/Biedenkopf, Germany)
Date of death:
September 15th, 2003 (Dillenburg, Germany)
Nationality:
German

Biography

Do you have more information about this person? Inform us!

Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberfeldwebel
Unit:
Zugführer 1. / Divisions-Füsilier-Bataillon 197 / 197.Infanterie-Division
Awarded on:
March 26th, 1944
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes
Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Details:
Silver version.
Infanterie-Sturmabzeichen

Sources

  • Photo 1: Willi Schumacher Collection
  • Photo: Willi Schumacher Collection
  • - Die Ordensträger der Deutschen Wehrmacht (CD), VMD-Verlag GmbH, Osnabrück, 2002
    - Durante T.M., The German Close Combat Clasp of World War II, Philippe De Bock, Tom Durante, Pascal Huysmans, Belgium, 2007, ISBN 9789081230117
    - 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
    - Ritterkreuztraeger 1939 - 1945

Photo