German Cross in Gold (WWII)

Deutsches Kreuz in Gold

German Cross in Gold (WWII)

This was a World War Two decoration

The German Cross was awarded in two classes since 28th September 1941

Deutsches Kreuz in Gold

Deutsches Kreuz in Silber

German Cross in Gold

German Cross in Silver

The German Cross in Silver was awarded only for non combatants. In the U-boat-force f. e. Kapitän zur See Hans-Georg von Friedburg (BdU org.) got this decoration on 6th June 1942

This listing shows the U-boat officers of WWI decorated with this award. See the WWII page for this award.

CommanderDate  Command
Carls, Rolf28 Feb 1943  

Lange, Werner8 Jan 1944  

Marschall, Wilhelm23 Mar 1942  

Saalw√§chter, Alfred14 Dec 1942  
Schrader, Otto von21 Nov 1941  

5 officers decorated with German Cross in Gold (WWII) (Deutsches Kreuz in Gold) located.

Note: This listing is still being compiled and some recipients might be missing.

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