PERSONALIA
 
Name:  Kersch, Heinrich
Date of birth: April 21st, 1920 (Mecklar/Hesse, Germany)
Date of death:  May 27th, 2001 (Bad Hersfeld/Hesse, Germany)
Nationality:  German
     
PANZERKAMPFABZEICHEN (OHNE ZAHLEN)
Rank: Gefreiter (Lance Corporal)
Unit: 2. Kompanie, Panzer-Regiment 1, 1. Panzer-Division, Heer
Awarded on: July 5th, 1941
Details: Silver version.
 
     
EISERNES KREUZ 2. KLASSE
Rank: Gefreiter (Lance Corporal)
Unit: 2. Kompanie, Panzer-Regiment 1, 1. Panzer-Division, Heer
Awarded on: September 28th, 1941
 
     
VERWUNDETENABZEICHEN 1939 IN SCHWARZ
Rank: Gefreiter (Lance Corporal)
Unit: 2. Kompanie, Panzer-Regiment 1, 1. Panzer-Division, Heer
Awarded on: December 25th, 1941
Action: Received for inflicting a wound on December 11th, 1941.
 
     
MEDAILLE "WINTERSCHLACHT IM OSTEN 1941/42" (OSTMEDAILLE)
Rank: Unteroffizier (Corporal)
Unit: 2. Kompanie, Panzer-Regiment 1, 1. Panzer-Division, Heer
Awarded on: August 1st, 1942
 
     
EISERNES KREUZ 1. KLASSE
Rank: Unteroffizier (Corporal)
Unit: 2. Kompanie, Panzer-Regiment 1, 1. Panzer-Division, Heer
Awarded on: August 29th, 1942
 
     
PANZERKAMPFABZEICHEN II STUFE "25"
Rank: Unteroffizier (Corporal)
Unit: 2. Kompanie, Panzer-Regiment 1, 1. Panzer-Division, Heer
Awarded on: January 8th, 1944
 
     
KRAFTFAHRBEWÄHRUNGSABZEICHEN IN SILBER
Rank: Unteroffizier (Corporal)
Unit: 2. Kompanie, Panzer-Regiment 1, 1. Panzer-Division, Heer
Awarded on: July 30th, 1944
 
     
VERWUNDETENABZEICHEN 1939 IN SILBER
Rank: Unteroffizier (Corporal)
Unit: 2. Kompanie, Panzer-Regiment 1, 1. Panzer-Division, Heer
Awarded on: October 26th, 1944
Action: Received for inflicting a wound on July 14th, 1944.
 
 
 
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