PERSONALIA
 
Name:  Bockhoff, Engelbert
Date of birth: May 17th, 1913 (Stadtlohn-Ahaus/Westernphalia, Germany)
Date of death:  January 26th, 2010 (Cologne/North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany)
Nationality:  German
BIOGRAPHY: 
During the Second World War, Engelbert Bockhoff finally reached the rank of Oberstleutnant.

After the war he served with the Bundeswehr from 1st April 1956 until 30th September 1969 and there also finally reached the rank of Oberstleutnant.
     
DEUTSCHES KREUZ IN GOLD
Rank: Oberleutnant (1st Lieutenant)
Unit: Panzer-Aufklärungs-Abteilung 57
Awarded on: December 26th, 1941
 
     
RITTERKREUZ DES EISERNEN KREUZES
Rank: Hauptmann (Captain)
Unit: Kommandeur Panzer-Aufklärungs-Abteilung 9 / 9.Panzer-Division
Awarded on: November 18th, 1943
 
     
EISERNES KREUZ 1. KLASSE
 
     
EISERNES KREUZ 2. KLASSE
 
 
 
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Picture source:   - Wilco Vermeer
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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