Haas, Josef

Date of birth:
September 24th, 1897
Date of death:
May 22nd, 1944 (Aschkowo, Soviet Union)
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, German Reich)

Biography

Josef Haas died of his wonds on 22nd May 1944 at the Hauptverbandsplatz Sanitätskompanie 2/263, Aschkowo and was buried at Tolkatschewo/Sebesh.

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberstleutnant
Unit:
Infanterie-Bataillon 540 (Heerestruppe)
Awarded on:
August 8th, 1942
Deutsches Kreuz in Gold
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberst
Unit:
Komandeur Grenadier-Regiment 485
Awarded on:
November 14th, 1943
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes

Sources

  • - Die Ordensträger der Deutschen Wehrmacht (CD), VMD-Verlag GmbH, Osnabrück, 2002
    - 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
    - Patzwall K., Scherzer V., Das Deutsche Kreuz 1941-1945, Geschichte und Inhaber Band II, Verlag Klaus D. Patzwall, Norderstedt, 2001, ISBN 3-931533-45-X
    - Ritterkreuz Archiv II/2009, Veit Scherzer, Ranis, Juni 2009, ISSN 1866-4709
    - Die Träger des Ritterkreuzes des Eisernen Kreuzes 1939-1945