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Ritterkreuz Award Ceremonies of the Wehrmacht

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Ritterkreuz award ceremony for Oberfeldwebel Erwin Hentschel, Bordfunker i.d. III./Schlachtgeschwader 2 "Immelmann".

It was the unique case when Hitler presented Ritterkreuz personally.

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On 8/8/2015 at 6:25 PM, Jaime said:

Ritterkreuz award ceremony for Oberleutnant Gerhard Thyben (Flugzeugführer in der 7./ Jagdgeschwader 54).

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On 7/5/2015 at 8:43 PM, Beobachter said:

Ritterkreuz award ceremony for Leutnant Hugo Broch, Flugzeugführer i.d. 8./JG 54

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On ‎1‎/‎21‎/‎2015 at 2:15 PM, alifrafikkhan said:

Six Ritterkreuzträger from 1. Infanterie-Division. FLTR: Oberfeldwebel Heinrich Hennig, Oberfeldwebel Alfred Matern, Oberfeldwebel Bruno Moysies, Major Wolfgang Sichart von Sichartshofen, Feldwebel Otto Witt, and Unteroffizier Walter Kuhn. The picture was taken after Ritterkreuz award ceremony for Feldwebel Witt in 21 September 1944...

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Ritterkreuz award ceremony for Hptm. Kurt Kuhlmey, Kdr d. II./St.G. 3. Obstlt. Walter Sigel presents the award.
 

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On 6/25/2015 at 5:30 PM, Beobachter said:

Ritterkreuz award ceremony for Korvettenkapitän Karl Thurmann, Kommandant U 553.

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Ritterkreuz award ceremony for Major Meinrad von Lauchert, Kdr d. I./Panzer-Regiment 35. General von Langermann congrats him.

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Ritterkreuz award ceremony for Hauptmann d. R. Fritz-Rudolf Schultz Kdr d. I./Panzer-Regiment 35. General von Saucken stands beside.
 

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On ‎7‎/‎16‎/‎2015 at 3:50 PM, Jaime said:

Ritterkreuz award ceremony for Korvettenkapitän Gustav Forstmann (Chef des 1. Räumboots-Flotille). Konteradmiral Friedrich Ruge presents the award.

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Ritterkreuz award ceremony for Major Wolf-Werner Graf von der Schulenburg, Kommandeur d. I./Fallschirmjäger-Regiment 1

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Ritterkreuz award ceremony for Hauptmann Egon Stoll-Berberich, Staffelkapitän d. 7./Stukageschwader 1. Generalmajor Robert Fuchs presents the award.

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Ritterkreuz award ceremony for Leutnant Heinrich Ehrler, Flügzeugführer i.d. 6./Jagdgeschwader 5 "Eismeer"

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On 7/15/2015 at 6:16 PM, Jaime said:

Ritterkreuz award ceremony for Oberleutnant zur See Erich Topp (Kommandant von U-552).

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On 2/5/2016 at 9:25 AM, Beobachter said:

Ritterkreuz award ceremony for pilots of the III./NJG 1, Hauptmann Herbert Lütje, Staffelkapitän of the 8./NJG 1 and Hauptmann August Geiger, Staffelkapitän of the 7./NJG 1. Generalleutnant Josef Kammhuber presents the award.

 

First picture: General Kammhuber hangs the decoration on Geiger.

 

Second: From left to right Hauptmann Herbert Lütje, general Josef Kammhuber (seen on the back), Hauptmann August Geiger and general Kurt-Bertram von Döring.

 

Third: from left to right on a small stage: Lütje, Kammhuber, Geiger and von Döring.

 

Ceremony was held in Twente.

 

 

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Ritterkreuz award ceremony for Feldwebel Rudolf Donth (Führer der 6. Kompanie/ Fallschirm-Jäger-Regiment 4). Oberst Karl-Lothar Schulz presents the award.

 

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Ritterkreuz award ceremony for Hauptmann Siegfried Geisler (Kommandeur der II. Gruppe/ Kampfgeschwader 76).

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On 3/20/2016 at 9:57 AM, alifrafikkhan said:

Additional picture from Ritterkreuz award ceremony in 17 September 1941 for Gefreiter der Reserve Heinz Berger, Richtschütze in 14.(Panzerjäger)Kompanie / III.Bataillon / Infanterie-Regiment 187 / 87.Infanterie-Division / XX.Armeekorps / 9.Armee / Heeresgruppe Mitte.

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On 8/1/2015 at 4:30 PM, Jaime said:

 

Some more (Hauptmann der Reserve Hans-Horst Manitz). At left, Wolf Ewert.

 

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