- Second World War (1939-1945)
- VB-Funker 6. / Artillerie-Regiment 11 / 11.Infanterie-Division
- Awarded on:
- April 17th, 1945
Awarded for his actions during the Sixth Battle of Courland. His actions in this battle were decisive in recapturing the enemy break-ins during this battle and defeating the Soviet attempts at encirclement in the sector of the 11. Infanterie-Division.