- Second World War (1939-1945)
- Zugführer, 2. Batterie, Sturmgeschütz-Abteilung 244, Heer
- Awarded on:
- January 25th, 1943
Awarded in recognition of his successful combat record, which included a total of 46 enemy tanks destroyed. Of these he destroyed 11 on a single day (17.05.1942) while fighting in the sector of the Infanterie-Regiment 261.
Vorläufiges Besitzzeugnis presented on January 27th, 1943.