Konrad Hupfer

Konrad Hupfer

Konrad Hupfer
Born (1911-10-21)21 October 1911
Altdorf
Died 10 April 1944(1944-04-10) (aged 32)
Czernowitz
Allegiance Weimar Republic (to 1933)
Nazi Germany
Service/branch Heer
Years of service 1930–44
Rank Oberstleutnant
Commands held Grenadier-Regiment 21
Battles/wars

World War II

Awards Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross with Oak Leaves

Konrad Hupfer (21 October 1911 – 10 April 1944) was a highly decorated Oberstleutnant in the Wehrmacht during World War II. He was also a recipient of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross with Oak Leaves. The Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross and its higher grade Oak Leaves was awarded to recognise extreme battlefield bravery or successful military leadership.

Awards and decorations

References

Citations
  1. ^ Fellgiebel 2000, p. 197.
  2. ^ Fellgiebel 2000, p. 55.
Bibliography

External links

  • World War 2 Awards.com
  • Lexikon der Wehrmacht