- Second World War (1939-1945)
- Awarded on:
- July 17th, 1941
Here follows an excerpt from Schury's Knight's Cross recommendation...
"Major Schury has distinguished himself through prudent bravado and determination. He played a decisive role in the capture of Chaniahat, and in doing so made a great contribution to the breaking of the English will to resist and the conquest of Crete."