WEITZEL, Adalbert  
 
PERSONALIA
 
Name:  Weitzel, Adalbert
Date of birth: February 19th, 1911
Date of death:  August 23rd, 1944 (south-west of Šiauliai/Šiauliai District, Lithuania)
Nationality:  German
BIOGRAPHY: 
Oberstleutnant Weitzel was killed in action and burried together with some members of his staff southwest Šiauliai, Lithuania. He was posthumously promoted to Oberst (colonel).
     
EISERNES KREUZ 2. KLASSE
 
     
EISERNES KREUZ 1. KLASSE
 
     
KRIEGSORDEN DES DEUTSCHEN KREUZES IN GOLD
Rank: Hauptmann (Captain)
Unit: I. / Schützen-Regiment 7 / 7.Panzer-Division
Awarded on: October 18th, 1941
 
     
EHRENBLATTSPANGE DES HEERES UND WAFFEN-SS
Rank: Major
Unit: II. / Panzer-Grenadier-Regiment 6
Awarded on: October 15th, 1943
 
     
RITTERKREUZ DES EISERNEN KREUZES
Rank: Oberstleutnant (Lieutenant-colonel)
Unit: Kommandeur Panzer-Grenadier-Regiment 6 / 7. Panzer-Division
Awarded on: August 23rd, 1944
 
 
 
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Information source(s):   - Die Ordensträger der Deutschen Wehrmacht (CD), VMD-Verlag GmbH, Osnabrück, 2002
- Fellgiebel, Walther-Peer, Elite of the Third Reich - The Recipients of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross 1939-45: A Reference, Helion & Company Limited, England, 2003
- Manteuffel, von H., Die 7. Panzer-Division – Bewaffnung, Einsätze, Männer, Nebel Verlag GmbH, Eggolsheim, Deutschland, 2001
- Patzwall K., Scherzer V., Das Deutsche Kreuz 1941-1945, Geschichte und Inhaber Band II, Verlag Klaus D. Patzwall, Norderstedt, 2001
- Axis History
   
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