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Old 03-13-2018, 12:07 PM   #2941
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Oak Leaves awarded to General der Panzertruppe Walther Nehring
Kommandierender General XXIV.Armeekorps
Awarded on: February 8th, 1944

Those are Nehring wartime Oaks; below is a privately purchased Knight's Cross obtained by the General.

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His Knights cross with oaks & Swords where taken from him on the day of surrender atleast the one he wore that day.
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Old 03-13-2018, 07:18 PM   #2942
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His Knights cross with oaks & Swords where taken from him on the day of surrender atleast the one he wore that day.
In the book it says the Oak Leaves were at his home
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Old 03-14-2018, 05:08 AM   #2943
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In the book it says the Oak Leaves were at his home
Seems logic to me.
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Old 03-14-2018, 09:38 PM   #2944
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RK preliminary award document to Leutnant Hermann Schleinhege
Flugzeugführer 8./JG 54
Presented on: January 28th, 1945
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RK awarded to Major Erich Lange
Führer Füsilier Bataillon 299
Awarded on: October 28th, 1944
His preliminary award document

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Old 03-20-2018, 10:57 PM   #2946
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RK preliminary award document to Obersteuermann der Reserve Karl-Heinz Fischer
Steuermann Vp 711 i. d. 7.Vorpostenbootflottille
Presented on: May 3rd, 1943

(Photo credits to WAF member Mike Gaspar; he was kind enough to send me pictures of these docs that are currently in his private collection)
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Old 03-26-2018, 11:26 PM   #2947
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RK awarded to Oberleutnant zur See Paul Hellmann
Kapitänblokadebrecher "Osorno"
Awarded on: January, 6th 1944

The cross of the only "civilian" ever awarded the RK is on display at the Internationales Maritimes Museum Hamburg.
View on the preliminary award document
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Old 03-27-2018, 04:14 PM   #2948
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RK preliminary award document to Obersteuermann der Reserve Karl-Heinz Fischer
Steuermann Vp 711 i. d. 7.Vorpostenbootflottille
Presented on: May 3rd, 1943

(Photo credits to WAF member Mike Gaspar; he was kind enough to send me pictures of these docs that are currently in his private collection)
O´Boy! That´s a rare one
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Old 03-29-2018, 11:37 AM   #2949
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RK formal award document to Oberst Hans Freiherr von Wolff
Kommandeur I./SchtzRgt 8
Presented on: July 13th, 1940

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Close-up on Wolff's document.

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RK awarded to Major Johann Moshammer
Kommandeur II./InfRgt 50
Awarded the Ritterkreuz: December 31st, 1941
The grouping as shown in the upcoming Hermann-Historica auction.
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RK preliminary award document to Generalmajor Dr. Franz Bäke
Kommandeur II./PzRgt 11
Presented on: January 11th, 1943

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Oak Leaves preliminary award document to Generalmajor Dr. Franz Bäke
Kommandeur II./PzRgt 11
Presented on: August 1st, 1943

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Swords preliminary award document to Generalmajor Dr. Franz Bäke
Kommandeur PzRgt 11
Presented on: February 21st, 1944

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Old 03-30-2018, 12:06 PM   #2955
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RK preliminary award document to Feldwebel Helmut Sinning
Zugführer 6./GrenRgt 181
Presented on: March 15th, 1944

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