- Second World War (1939-1945)
- Unteroffizier (Sergeant)
- 7./Schützen-Regiment.394/3. Panzer-Division
- Awarded on:
- August 25th, 1941
Unteroffizier Arthur Becker,distinguished himself by making the decision to take over the leadership of the Panzergrenadiers south of Mogilew. The Panzergrenadiers had been without guidance due to their company leader being wounded.
Unteroffizier Becker’s action prevented the enemy’s break through and encirclement of his own company.