Grotz, Georg

Date of birth:
February 5th, 1921 (Steinbach, Germany)
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, German Reich)

Biography

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
July 28th, 1943
Eisernes Kreuz 2. Klasse
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
August 28th, 1944
Eisernes Kreuz 1. Klasse
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Obergefreiter der Reserve (Corporal of Reserves)
Unit:
6. / Grenadier-Regiment 62 / 7.Infanterie-Division
Awarded on:
October 15th, 1944
Details:
Presented on 12th December 1944 by Heinrich Himmler at the 6th formal group award ceremony.
Nahkampfspange in Gold
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Obergefreiter der Reserve (Corporal of Reserves)
Unit:
6. / Grenadier-Regiment 62 / 7.Infanterie-Division
Awarded on:
November 27th, 1944
Deutsches Kreuz in Gold

Sources

  • - Die Ordensträger der Deutschen Wehrmacht (CD), VMD-Verlag GmbH, Osnabrück, 2002
    - Dörr M., Die träger der Nahkampfspange in Gold, Heer- Luftwaffe- Waffen-SS 1943-1945, Biblio Verlag Bisendorf, 2006.
    - Durante T.M., The German Close Combat Clasp of World War II, Philippe De Bock, Tom Durante, Pascal Huysmans, Belgium, 2007, ISBN 9789081230117
    - Patzwall K., Scherzer V., Das Deutsche Kreuz 1941-1945, Geschichte und Inhaber Band II, Verlag Klaus D. Patzwall, Norderstedt, 2001
    - Internationales Militaria Magazine, September-Oktober 2000, Nr. 98, Verlag Heinz Nickel, Zweibrücken, 2000
    - Besitzzeugnis NKSiG