PERSONALIA
 
Name:  Buschenhagen, Erich
Date of birth: December 8th, 1895 (Straßburg/Alsace, Germany (now France))
Date of death:  September 13th, 1994 (Kronberg/Taunus, Hesse, Germany)
Nationality:  German
BIOGRAPHY: 
Was Prisoner of War with the Soviets from 4th September 1944 until 10th October 1955.
     
1939 SPANGE ZUM EISERNEN KREUZES 2ER KLASSE 1914
Awarded on: September 17th, 1939
Details: Had already received the Iron Cross 2nd Class on 22nd November 1914.
 
     
1939 SPANGE ZUM EISERNEN KREUZES 1ER KLASSE 1914
Awarded on: September 26th, 1939
Details: Had already received the Iron Cross 1st Class on 7th October 1917.
 
     
VAPAUDENRISTIN 1.LUOKKA MIEKKOJEN KERA (VR 1 MK)
Awarded on: October 26th, 1941
 
     
DEUTSCHES KREUZ IN GOLD
Rank: Generalmajor
Unit: Armeeoberkommando Norwegen
Awarded on: July 19th, 1942
Details: Award 146/28.
 
     
RITTERKREUZ DES EISERNEN KREUZES
Rank: Generalleutnant (Major-general)
Unit: Kommandeur 15.Infanterie-Division / LII. Armee-Korps / 1.Panzer-Armee / Heeresgruppe Süd
Awarded on: December 5th, 1943
Details: 2398th Award.
 
     
WEHRMACHTBERICHT
Awarded on: May 12th, 1944
 
     
RITTERKREUZ MIT EICHENLAUB
Rank: General der Infanterie (Lieutenant-general)
Unit: Kommandierende General LII.Armeekorps / 6.Armee / Heeresgruppe Südukraine
Awarded on: July 4th, 1944
Details: 521st Award.
 
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Picture source:   - Wilco Vermeer
Information source(s):   - Die Ordensträger der Deutschen Wehrmacht (CD), VMD-Verlag GmbH, Osnabrück, 2002
- Kwasny A., Kwasny G., Die Eichenlaubträger 1940-1945 (CD), Deutsches Wehrkundearchiv, Lage-Waddenhausen, 2001
- Fellgiebel W.P., Elite of the Third Reich, The recipients of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross 1939-1945: A Reference, Helion & Company Limited, Solihull, 2003, ISBN 1-874622-46-9
- Patzwall K., Scherzer V., Das Deutsche Kreuz 1941-1945, Geschichte und Inhaber Band II, Verlag Klaus D. Patzwall, Norderstedt, 2001, ISBN 3-931533-45-X
- Ritterkreuztraeger 1939 - 1945
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