- Second World War (1939-1945)
- Kommandeur Panzer-Aufklärungs-Abteilung 1 / 1.Panzer-Division
- Awarded on:
- August 23rd, 1944
Awarded for his actions near Kabarowce (east of the Tarnopol-Zloczow road) during the defensive battles fought there in the time period 17.-19.07.1944. Here Huppert and his Panzer-Aufklärungs-Abteilung were able to repeatedly stabilize the situation via counterattacks thanks to Huppert’s skillful leadership.