PERSONALIA
 
Name:  Austen, Hans
Date of birth: July 27th, 1918 (Münster/Westphalia, Germany)
Date of death:  January 24th, 1994 (Wuppertal/North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany)
Nationality:  German
     
DEUTSCHES KREUZ IN GOLD
Rank: Hauptmann (Captain)
Unit: II. / Grenadier-Regiment 487
Awarded on: April 14th, 1943
 
     
RITTERKREUZ DES EISERNEN KREUZES
Rank: Hauptmann (Captain)
Unit: Kommandeur II. / Grenadier-Regiment 487 / 267.Infanterie-Division
Awarded on: December 5th, 1943
 
     
EISERNES KREUZ 1. KLASSE
 
     
EISERNES KREUZ 2. KLASSE
 
 
 
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Information source(s):   - Die Ordensträger der Deutschen Wehrmacht (CD), VMD-Verlag GmbH, Osnabrück, 2002
- Fellgiebel W.P., Elite of the Third Reich, The recipients of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross 1939-1945: A Reference, Helion & Company Limited, Solihull, 2003, ISBN 1-874622-46-9
- Patzwall K., Scherzer V., Das Deutsche Kreuz 1941-1945, Geschichte und Inhaber Band II, Verlag Klaus D. Patzwall, Norderstedt, 2001, ISBN 3-931533-45-X
- Die Träger des Ritterkreuzes des Eisernen Kreuzes 1939-1945
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