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Sporck, Caspar

Date of birth:
August 10th, 1922 (Heerlen, the Netherlands)
Date of death:
April 8th, 1945 (Res.Laz. Bayreuth, Germany)
Buried on:
German War Graves Friedhof Sankt Georgen
Grave: 413.
Nationality:
Dutch (1815-present, Kingdom)

Biography

SS-Unterscharführer

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
January 30th, 1944
Eisernes Kreuz 2. Klasse
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
February 7th, 1944
Eisernes Kreuz 1. Klasse
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Unterscharführer
Unit:
5./SS-Freiw.PzAufklAbt 11"Nordland"
Awarded on:
October 23rd, 1944
Awarded for destroying 11 enemy tanks on a single day while serving as the commander of an Sdkfz 251/9 "Stummel" halftrack.
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes

Sources

  • Photo: Wilco Vermeer
  • - das-ritterkreuz.de
    - Krätschmer E.G., Die Ritterkreuzträger des Waffen-SS

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