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Bürker, Ulrich

Date of birth:
November 21st, 1903 (Tübingen, Germany)
Date of death:
October 20th, 1983 (Munich, Germany)
Nationality:
German

Biography

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Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
May 18th, 1940
Eisernes Kreuz 2. Klasse
Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
May 29th, 1940
Eisernes Kreuz 1. Klasse
Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Major im Generalstab
Unit:
10. Panzer-Division
Awarded on:
March 7th, 1942
Deutsches Kreuz in Gold
Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberstleutnant im Generalstab
Unit:
Ia 10.Panzer-Division / 5.Panzerarmee / Heeresgruppe Süd
Awarded on:
January 19th, 1943
Details:
Submitted on January 11th 1943.
Preliminary document and decoration on February 10th 1943 to Panzer-AOK 5.
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes
Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
October 8th, 1941
(Allgemeines) Sturmabzeichen (ohne zahlen), I.Stufe
Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
August 1st, 1942
Medaille

Sources

  • - KUROWSKI, F., Knight's Cross Holders of the Afrikakorps, Schiffer Publishing Ltd., Atglen, United States, 1996.
    - Die Ordensträger der Deutschen Wehrmacht (CD), VMD-Verlag GmbH, Osnabrück, 2002
    - Federl, C., Die Ritterkreuzträger der Deutschen Panzerdivisionen 1939-1945, VDM Heinz Nickel, Zweibrücken, Germany, 2000
    - 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
    - Patzwall K., Scherzer V., Das Deutsche Kreuz 1941-1945, Geschichte und Inhaber Band II, Verlag Klaus D. Patzwall, Norderstedt, 2001