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Danowski, Franz

Date of birth:
February 18th, 1917 (Berlin/Brandenburg, Germany)
Date of death:
October 10th, 1944 (Western front)
Nationality:
German

Biography

Franz Danowski was posthumously promoted to Hauptmann.

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Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Feldwebel
Unit:
10. / Infanterie-Regiment 41 (motorisiert)
Awarded on:
May 30th, 1942
Deutsches Kreuz in Gold
Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberleutnant (1st Lieutenant)
Unit:
Führer 10. / Panzergrenadier-Regiment 111 / 11.Panzer-Division
Awarded on:
October 18th, 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
    - Patzwall K., Scherzer V., Das Deutsche Kreuz 1941-1945, Geschichte und Inhaber Band II, Verlag Klaus D. Patzwall, Norderstedt, 2001, ISBN 3-931533-45-X
    - Die Träger des Ritterkreuzes des Eisernen Kreuzes 1939-1945