Lang, Rudolf

Date of birth:
October 25th, 1898 (Neustadt am Donau/Bavaria, Germany)
Date of death:
July 27th, 1969 (Murnau/Bavaria, Germany)
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, German Reich)

Biography

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

Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Major
Unit:
Gebirgs-Panzerabwehr-Abteilung 44
Awarded on:
October 31st, 1939
1939 Spange zum Eisernen Kreuzes 2er Klasse 1914
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
1940
Details:
Had already received the Iron Cross 1st Class in 1918.
1939 Spange zum Eisernen Kreuzes 1er Klasse 1914
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberstleutnant (Lieutenant-colonel)
Unit:
Stab / Gebirgs-Panzerjäger-Abteilung 44 / 1.Gebirgs-Division
Awarded on:
January 16th, 1941
(Allgemeines) Sturmabzeichen (ohne zahlen), I.Stufe
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberstleutnant
Unit:
Gebirgs-Panzerjäger-Abteilung 44 / 1.Gebirgs-Division
Awarded on:
August 23rd, 1941
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberstleutnant (Lieutenant-colonel)
Unit:
Kommandeur Gebirgs-Panzerjäger-Abteilung 44 / 1.Gebirgs-Division
Awarded on:
November 1st, 1941
Ordinul Steaua Romaniei Officer
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
1942
Red Krune Kralja Zvonimira I.Stupnja
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberst (Colonel)
Unit:
Panzergrenadier-Ersatz-Bataillon 86
Awarded on:
December 2nd, 1943
Ärmelband Afrika
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
1943
Medaglia d'argento al Valore Militare

Sources