PERSONALIA
 
Name:  Frank, Rudolf
Date of birth: August 19th, 1920 (Karlsruhe/Baden, Germany)
Date of death:  April 27th, 1944 (near Heeze, the Netherlands)
Buried on:  German War Cemetery Ysselsteyn
Plot: Z.  Row: 6.  Grave: 149.
Nationality:  German
BIOGRAPHY: 
Rudolf Frank was posthumously promoted to Leutnant.
     
LUFTWAFFE EHRENPOKALE FÜR BESONDERE LEISTUNGEN IM LUFTKRIEG
Rank: Unteroffizier
Unit: Flugzeugführer
Awarded on: August 9th, 1943
Details: Date according to the Ehrenpokal, published in the Ehrenliste der Deutschen Luftwaffe on August 9th, 1943.
 
     
DEUTSCHES KREUZ IN GOLD
Rank: Unteroffizier
Unit: 2. Staffel, I. Gruppe, Nachtjagdgeschwader 3, Luftwaffe
Awarded on: October 17th, 1943
 
     
FRONTFLUGSPANGE FÜR NAH-NACHTJÄGER IN GOLD
Rank: Oberfeldwebel (Flight Sergeant)
Unit: 6. / Nachtjagdgeschwader 3
Awarded on: January 14th, 1944
 
     
RITTERKREUZ DES EISERNEN KREUZES
Rank: Feldwebel (Sergeant)
Unit: Flugzeugführer, 2. Staffel, I. Gruppe, Nachtjagdgeschwader 3, Luftwaffe
Awarded on: April 6th, 1944
 
     
RITTERKREUZ MIT EICHENLAUB
Rank: Oberfeldwebel (Flight Sergeant)
Unit: Flugzeugführer, 2. Staffel, I. Gruppe, Nachtjagdgeschwader 3, Luftwaffe
Awarded on: July 20th, 1944
Details: 531st Award.
Awarded posthumously.
 
     
EISERNES KREUZ 1. KLASSE
 
     
EISERNES KREUZ 2. KLASSE
 
 
 
  Provide alterations or additional information
Information source(s):   - FELLGIEBEL, W.P., Elite of theThird Reich, Helion & Company Limited, Solihull, 2003.
- PATZWALL, K. & SCHERZER, V., Das Deutsche Kreuz 1941-1945, Verlag Klaus D. Patzwall, Norderstedt, 2001.
- Ehrenpokal
- Hermann Historica
- Volksbund Deutsche Kriegsgräberfürsorge e.V.
This website is an initiative of STIWOT. All rights reserved © 2002-2014. Privacy statement, cookies, disclaimer and copyright.
Other projects of STIWOT are: Go2War2.com, TracesOfWar.com, WO2Actueel.nl, Oorlogsmusea.nl, STIWOT Forum, STIWOT Reizen and Tweede-Wereldoorlog.nl.
Webhosting by Vevida.