SPINDLER, Ludwig  
 
PERSONALIA
 
Name:  Spindler, Ludwig
Date of birth: November 15th, 1910 (Munich/Bavaria, Germany)
Date of death:  December 27th, 1944 (In the Ardennes, Belgium)
Nationality:  German
     
EISERNES KREUZ 2. KLASSE
Awarded on: October 5th, 1939
 
     
EISERNES KREUZ 1. KLASSE
Awarded on: August 1st, 1941
 
     
DEUTSCHES KREUZ IN GOLD
Rank: SS-Sturmbannführer
Unit: I./SS-Panzer-Artillerie-Regiment 9
Awarded on: September 17th, 1944
 
     
RITTERKREUZ DES EISERNEN KREUZES
Rank: SS-Sturmbannführer (Luitenant-kolonel)
Unit: Kommandeur I./SS-Panzer Artillerie Regiment 9 "Hohenstaufen"
Awarded on: September 27th, 1944
Details: As SS-Sturmbannführer & Kommandeur I./SS-Pz.Artillerie-Rgt. 9/9.SS-Pz.Div. "Hohenstaufen" & Kommandeur "Kampfgruppe Spindler"/II.SS-Pz.Korps/Heeresgruppe B, Western Front (for actions against the British airborne's Operation Market Garden, Arnhem-Nijmegen, Netherlands)
 
     
MEDAILLE "WINTERSCHLACHT IM OSTEN 1941/42" (OSTMEDAILLE)
 
     
MEDAILLE ZUR ERINNERUNG AN DEN 13. MÄRZ 1938
 
     
MEDAILLE ZUR ERINNERUNG AN DEN 1. OKTOBER 1938
 
     
SPANGE ZUR MEDAILLE ZUR ERINNERUNG AN DEN 1. OKTOBER 1938
 
     
DIENSTAUSZEICHNUNG DER WEHRMACHT
 
     
EHRENDEGEN DES REICHSFÜHRERS-SS
 
     
SS-EHRENRING
 
 
 
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Information source(s):   - Kershaw, Robert J., It Never Snows in September, Sarpedon publishers, New York, United States, 1990
- das-ritterkreuz.de
- Axis Biographical Research
   
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