PERSONALIA
 
Name:  Fricke, Ernst-August
Date of birth: May 11th, 1911 (Hamburg-Altona, Germany)
Date of death:  November 9th, 1943 (Königsberg/Eastern Prussia, Germany)
Nationality:  German
BIOGRAPHY: 
Ersnt-August Fricke died on 9th November 1943, by the wounds he had inflicted on 13th August 1943. He was posthumously promoted to Oberstleutnant.
     
EISERNES KREUZ 2. KLASSE
Awarded on: November 6th, 1939
 
     
EISERNES KREUZ 1. KLASSE
Awarded on: July 24th, 1941
 
     
RITTERKREUZ DES EISERNEN KREUZES
Rank: Oberleutnant (1st Lieutenant)
Unit: Chef 7. / Infanterie-Regiment 76 (motorisiert) / 20.Infanterie-Division / XXXIX.Armee-Korps / 16.Armee / Heeresgruppe Nord
Awarded on: January 17th, 1942
Details: 816th Award.
 
     
EHRENBLATTSPANGE DES HEERES UND WAFFEN-SS
Awarded on: June 27th, 1943
Details: 1872nd Award.
 
     
RITTERKREUZ MIT EICHENLAUB
Rank: Major
Unit: Kommandeur II. / Grenadier-Regiment 76 (motorisiert) / 20.Panzergrenadier-Division / LIII.Armee-Korps / 9.Armee / 4.Panzer-Armee / Heeresgruppe Mitte
Awarded on: November 30th, 1943
Details: 341st Award.
Awarded posthumously
 
 
 
  Provide alterations or additional information
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
- 20.Panzergrenadierdivision
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.