Kuno von Meyer

Kuno von Meyer

Kuno von Meyer
Born (1913-12-27)27 December 1913
Arnswalde
Died 25 January 2010(2010-01-25) (aged 96)
Allegiance  Nazi Germany
Service/branch Heer
Years of service 1934–45
Rank Oberst
Unit Panzer-Regiment 24
Commands held Panzer-Regiment "Coburg"
Battles/wars

World War II

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

Kuno von Meyer (27 December 1913 – 25 January 2010) was a highly decorated Oberst 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. ^ a b Thomas 1998, p. 76.
  2. ^ Fellgiebel 2000, p. 254.
  3. ^ Fellgiebel 2000, p. 83.
Bibliography

External links

  • Lexikon der Wehrmacht
  • World War 2 Awards.com
  • Ritterkreuztraeger 1939-1945