Elbl, Josef

Date of birth:
March 26th, 1893 (Pilsen/Bohemia, Austria-Hungary/k.u.k. Monarchy)
Date of death:
November 10th, 1943 (Kiev Oblast/Ukraine, USSR)
Nationality:
Austrian (1918-1938, Republic)

Biography

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Major
Unit:
Infanterie-Regiment 330/183. Infanterie-Division
Details:
Awarded in 1940. Exact date unknown.
Eisernes Kreuz 2. Klasse
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Major
Unit:
Infanterie-Regiment 330/183. Infanterie-Division
Details:
Awarded in 1940. Exact date unknown.
Eisernes Kreuz 1. Klasse
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberstleutnant (Lieutenant-colonel)
Unit:
Kommandeur I./Infanterie-Regiment 351/183. Infanterie-Division
Awarded on:
March 7th, 1942
Deutsches Kreuz in Gold
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberst (Colonel)
Unit:
Kommandeur Grenadier-Regiment 330/183. Infanterie-Division
Awarded on:
August 22nd, 1943
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes

Sources

  • - Die Ordensträger der Deutschen Wehrmacht
    - Fellgiebel, Walther-Peer, Elite of the Third Reich - The Recipients of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross 1939-45: A Reference, Helion & Company Limited, England, 2003
    - Berger, F., Ritterkreuzträger aus Österreich und den k.u.k. Kronländern, Selbstverlag Florian Berger, Wien, Österreich, 2006
    - das-Ritterkreuz.de