PERSONALIA
 
Name:  Vincon, Otto
Date of birth: January 23rd, 1906 (Perouse/Württemberg, Germany)
Date of death:  April 13th, 1945 (Wildbad-Kaltenbronn/Württemberg, Germany)
Nationality:  German
BIOGRAPHY: 
Otto Vincon was reported missing in action near Wildbad on April 13th, 1945.
     
EISERNES KREUZ 2. KLASSE
Awarded on: March 19th, 1940
 
     
EISERNES KREUZ 1. KLASSE
Awarded on: August 1st, 1941
 
     
DEUTSCHES KREUZ IN GOLD
Rank: Oberleutnant der Reserve (1st Lieutenant of Reserves)
Unit: Kompaniechef 5. / Infanterie-Regiment 470 / 260. Infanterie-Division
Awarded on: August 3rd, 1942
 
     
RITTERKREUZ DES EISERNEN KREUZES
Rank: Hauptmann der Reserve (Captain of Reserves)
Unit: Stellvertretender Führer I. / Grenadier-Regiment 460
Awarded on: December 3rd, 1943
 
     
NAHKAMPFSPANGE IN GOLD
Rank: Major der Reserve (Major of Reserves)
Unit: Kommandeur I. / Grenadier-Regiment 460
Awarded on: January 8th, 1945
 
     
RITTERKREUZ MIT EICHENLAUB
Rank: Major der Reserve (Major of Reserves)
Unit: Kommandeur I. / Grenadier-Regiment 460
Awarded on: February 5th, 1945
Details: 728th Award.
 
 
 
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Information source(s):   - DÖRR, M., Die Träger der Nahkampfspange in Gold, Heer - Luftwaffe - Waffen-SS 1943-1945, Biblio-Verlag, Bisendorf, 2006.
- FELLGIEBEL, W.P., Elite of theThird Reich, Helion & Company Limited, Solihull, 2003.
- PATZWALL, K. & SCHERZER, V., Das Deutsche Kreuz 1941-1945, Verlag Klaus D. Patzwall, Norderstedt, 2001.
- Volksbund Deutsche Kriegsgräberfürsorge e.V.
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