Schade, Karl Heinrich

Date of birth:
June 30th, 1919 (Struth-Mühlhausen/thuringia, Germany)
Date of death:
November 2nd, 2007 (Tewantin/Queensland, Australia)
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, German Reich)

Biography

Karl Heinrich Schade was released from Soviet imprisonment in 1947 and emigrated to Australia in 1955.

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Leutnant (2nd Lieutenant)
Unit:
Kompanieführer Panzer-Pionier-Bataillon 92
Awarded on:
September 2nd, 1944
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes

Sources

  • Photo: Rodney Schade (son)
  • - 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
    - Ritterkreuz Archiv IV/2008, Veit Scherzer, Ranis, Dezember 2008, ISSN 1866-4709
    - Die Träger des Ritterkreuzes des Eisernen Kreuzes 1939-1945
    - Rodney Schade (son)

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