PERSONALIA
 
Name:  Giesen, Gerhard
Date of birth: January 29th, 1890 (Zülshagen/Pommerania, Germany)
Date of death:  February 5th, 1945
Nationality:  German
     
1939 SPANGE ZUM EISERNEN KREUZES 2ER KLASSE 1914
Awarded on: September 23rd, 1939
 
     
1939 SPANGE ZUM EISERNEN KREUZES 1ER KLASSE 1914
Awarded on: October 4th, 1939
 
     
DEUTSCHES KREUZ IN GOLD
Rank: Oberstleutnant
Unit: Grenadier-Regiment 676
Awarded on: December 1st, 1943
 
     
EHRENBLATTSPANGE DES HEERES UND WAFFEN-SS
Rank: Oberst
Unit: Kommandeur Grenadier-Regiment 123 / 50.Infanterie-Division
Awarded on: November 5th, 1944
 
     
RITTERKREUZ DES EISERNEN KREUZES
Awarded on: March 11th, 1945
Details: Awarded posthumously.
 
     
INFANTERIE-STURMABZEICHEN
Details: Silver version.
 
 
 
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Information source(s):   - Die Ordensträger der Deutschen Wehrmacht
- Die Ritterkreuzträger der Wehrmacht und Waffen-SS
- Die 50.Infanterie-Division
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