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Butz, Pius

Date of birth:
April 23rd, 1916 (Plittersdorf, germany)
Date of death:
April 16th, 1944 (near Pjotrov on the Dnjestr, Soviet Union)
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, German Reich)

Biography

Died as Zugführer with the rank of Feldwebel.

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberjäger
Unit:
Geschützführer 16. / Jäger-Regiment 228 / 101.Jäger-Division
Awarded on:
March 6th, 1944
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