Dyroff, Adam Franz

Date of birth:
May 6th, 1916 (Langstadt-Dieburg/Hesse, Germany)
Date of death:
March 24th, 1998 (Darmstadt-Eberstadt/Hesse, Germany)
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, German Reich)

Biography

Promotions:
February 1st, 1936: Vormann RAD;
October 1st, 1937: Gefreiter;
June 1st, 1938: Unteroffizier;
November 1st, 1938: Feldwebel;
April 1st, 1939: Leutnant der Reserve (- RDA 1118);
December 31st, 1939: Leutnant (as from September 1st, 1939 - RDA 1903);
November 9th, 1941: Oberleutnant (as from December 1st, 1941 - RDA 344);
March 10th, 1943: Hauptmann (as from January 1st, 1943 - RDA December 1st, 1943, 318b);
September 20th, 1944: Major (as from July 1st, 1944 - RDA 78).

Career:
October 1st, 1935 - September 26th, 1939: RAD-Abteilung 6/254, Rheinheim;
October 13th, 1936: 12. (MG) Kompanie / Infanterie-Regiment 115, Worms;
August 12th, 1938 - October 18th, 1938: Reserve-Offiziers-Anwärter-Lehrgang, Infanterieschule Döberitz;
November 1st, 1938: MG-Zugführer, 8. (MG) Kompanie / Infanterie-Regiment 115, Worms;
?: Zugführer 8. (MG) Kompanie / Infanterie-Regiment 115;
November 1st, 1940 - January 18th, 1942: Führer 9. Kompanie / Infanterie-Regiment 115;
?: 5. Kompanie / Infanterie-Regiment 115;
January 19th, 1942 (February 13th, 1942 ?) - Ocotber 19th, 1942: Führer 2. (gepanzerte) Kompanie / Infanterie-Regiment 115;
November 28th 1942 (as from October 20th, 1942): Panzergrenadier-Ersatz-Bataillon 104, Landau;
December 5th, 1942 - April 18th, 1943: Umschulungslehrgang, Umschulungsverband B, Heidelberg;
April 20th, 1943 - September 30th, 1943: Panzergrenadier-Ersatz- und Ausbildungs-Bataillon 115, Darmstadt;
September 13th, 1943 - October 9th, 1943: Abteilungsführer-Lehrgang, Abteilungsführer-Schule der Panzertruppen, Paris;
October 1st, 1943: Führerreserve OKH;
October 26th, 1943: Führerreserve OKH, OB Süd z.v. Kompanieführer für Panzergrenadiere;
November 4th, 1943: Führer 10. Kompanie / Panzergrenadier-Regiment 382;
December 29th, 1943: mit den Führung beauftragd der I. Bataillon / Panzergrenadier-Regiment 129;
January 29th, 1944: Kompaniechef I. Bataillon / Panzergrenadier-Regiment 129;
March 4th, 1944 - April 4th, 1944: Chef Stabs-Kompanie / I. Bataillon / Panzergrenadier-Regiment 115;
April 5th, 1944: Führer III. Bataillon / Panzergrenadier-Regiment 115;
?: Kommandeur III. Bataillon / Panzergrenadier-Regiment 115;
March 1st, 1945: Kommandeur I. Bataillon / Panzergrenadier-Regiment 115;
March 4th, 1945: Führerreserve / Regiments-Führer-Lehrgang, Panzertruppenschule Bergen;
April 19th, 1945: mit den Führung beauftragd Panzergrenadier-Regiment 115.

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
September 29th, 1933
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
July 12th, 1934
DRL Sportabzeichen in Bronze
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
September 17th, 1934
Bronzes SA-Sportabzeichen
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
March 20th, 1940
Deutsches Schutzwall-Ehrenzeichen
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
June 20th, 1940
Eisernes Kreuz 2. Klasse
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Leutnant (2nd Lieutenant)
Unit:
8. Kompanie, II. Bataillon, Infanterie-Regiment 115, 33. Infanterie-Division, Heer
Awarded on:
October 22nd, 1940
Infanterie-Sturmabzeichen
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
November 28th, 1940
Eisernes Kreuz 1. Klasse
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
October 16th, 1941
Medaglia de bronzo al Valore
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
January 21st, 1942
Verwundetenabzeichen 1939 in Schwarz
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
March 1st, 1942
Medaglia commemorativa della campagna italo-tedesca in Africa
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberleutnant (1st Lieutenant)
Unit:
Schützen-Regiment 115, 15. Panzer-Division, Heer
Awarded on:
August 8th, 1942
Deutsches Kreuz in Gold
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
October 1st, 1943
Ärmelband Afrika
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
July 17th, 1944
Ehrenblattspange des Heeres und Waffen-SS

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