PERSONALIA
 
Name:  Bronsart von Schellendorff, Heinrich-Walter
Date of birth: September 21st, 1906 (Neustrelitz/Mecklenburg-Strelitz, Germany)
Date of death:  September 12th, 1944 (near Château-Salins/Lorraine, France)
Nationality:  German
BIOGRAPHY: 
Heinrich-Walter Bronsart von Schellendorff was killed on 12th September 1944. At that moment he was Kommandeur 111.Panzer-Brigade with the rank of Oberst. He was posthumously promoted to Generalmajor.
     
EISERNES KREUZ 2. KLASSE
Awarded on: May 11th, 1940
 
     
EISERNES KREUZ 1. KLASSE
Awarded on: June 21st, 1940
 
     
DEUTSCHES KREUZ IN GOLD
Rank: Major
Unit: Kradschützen-Bataillon 36
Awarded on: May 24th, 1942
Details: Award 121/5.
 
     
RITTERKREUZ DES EISERNEN KREUZES
Rank: Oberst
Unit: Kommandeur Panzergrenadier-Regiment 13 / 5.Panzer-Division / LV.Armee-Korps / 9.Armee / Heeresgruppe Mitte
Awarded on: September 10th, 1943
Details: 2092nd Award.
 
     
RITTERKREUZ MIT EICHENLAUB
Rank: Oberst
Unit: Kommandeur Panzergrenadier-Regiment 13 / 5.Panzer-Division / LVI.Panzer-Korps / 2.Armee / Heeresgruppe Mitte
Awarded on: February 12th, 1944
Details: 394th Award.
 
     
DIENSTAUSZEICHNUNG DER WEHRMACHT 4.KLASSE, 4 JAHRE
 
     
DIENSTAUSZEICHNUNG DER WEHRMACHT 3.KLASSE, 12 JAHRE
 
     
(ALLGEMEINES) STURMABZEICHEN (OHNE ZAHLEN), I.STUFE
 
 
 
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Picture source:   - Deutsches Wehrkundearchiv
Information source(s):   - Die Ordensträger der Deutschen Wehrmacht (CD), VMD-Verlag GmbH, Osnabrück, 2002
- Kwasny A., Kwasny G., Die Eichenlaubträger 1940-1945 (CD), Deutsches Wehrkundearchiv, Lage-Waddenhausen, 2001
- 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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