WW2 Death Cards 12

 

WW2 German Death Card (Sterbebild) for Army Unteroffizier Josef Hauder, Infantry Regiment.

Was awarded the Iron Cross 2nd Class, Infantry Assault Badge, Russian Front Medal and the Close Combat Clasp.

Killed in the West, 12 January 1945.  He was 24.

Nice photo with the EK2 ribbon and the Russian Front Medal ribbon.

Single sided single page card measures about  2.5 x 4.5 inches. Back has a grave rendering

Includes a German Graves Office slip listing him as killed 2km south of Riedselz and buried in Niederbronn les Bains, France.

$18

WW2 German Death Card (Sterbebild) for Army Oberschütze Herbert Schneider, Infantry Regiment.

Killed in the fighting at Stalingrad, 15 September 1942.   He was 33.

Includes slip from the German Graves Office.

Double page single sided card measures about  5.75 x 4.5 inches.  Back of card has soldiers graveside.

In used condition.

$22

WW2 German Death Card (Sterbebild) for Army Gefreiter Josef Eberherr, Infantry Panzer Division. 

Was awarded the Iron Cross 2nd Class and the Tank Assault Badge.

On 28 February 1942, he was killed in Russia.  He was 31. 

Single page single sided card measures about 2.5 x 4.5 inches. Back of card has religious scene.

German Graves Office slip lists him as killed in Krizowo and buried under the unknowns at Kursk, Russia. 

Bundesarchiv lists him as serving with 2 Company Schützen Regiment 63. He was killed by an infantry round through the heart.

Good condition.

$8

WW2 German Death Card (Sterbebild) for Luftwaffe Obergefreiter Johann Brauner, Flak Ersatz Abteilung. 

Died in a Russian hospital at the beginning of April 1945.  He was 43.

Back of card has a rendering of his grave.  Single sided single page card measures about  2.5 x 4.5 inches.

In very good condition.

$9

WW2 German Death Card (Sterbebild) for Army Oberleutnant and Company Commander Gottfried Weiss, Grenadier Schützen Company.

Was awarded the iron Cross 1st Class, Iron Cross 2nd Class, Wound Badge and other medals.

Killed in the East, 18 September 1943.  He was 26.

Back of card has a knight.  Single sided single page card measures about  2.5 x 4 inches.

Includes a slip from the German Graves Office listing him as killed in Djatlowka and buried in Demidowka, Russia.

Excellent condition.

$18

WW2 German Death Card Sterbebild Oberleutnant Gottfried Weiss Company Commander

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WW2 German Death Card Sterbebild Army Feldwebel SA Grupperfuehrer Iron Cross photo

WW2 German Death Card (Sterbebild) for Army Feldwebel Anton Lehnert in an Infantry Unit.

Was awarded the Iron Cross 2nd Class, West Wall Medal and other medals.  In his photo, which was taken the day the EK2 was awarded, he also wears a Long Service Medal ribbon and the SA Sport Badge.

In 1932, he was one of the founders of SA Ortsgruppe Pfalzel.  1933-1934, he was the Gruppenführer at SA Sport Schule Windsheim.   He went to the police and onwards to the Wehrmacht as a professional soldier.    He fought in France, Yugoslavia and Russia.

As a platoon leader, he was killed in Russia, 15 August 1941.  He was 28. 

Includes a slip from the German Graves Office stating he was killed at Rschischtschew and buried in Kiev, Ukraine.

Bundesarchiv lists him as serving with 8 Company Infantry Regiment 436. He was killed by an artillery round to the breast and stomach.

Double page single sided card measures 5.75 x 4.5 inches.  Back has a cross and Mary.

In good condition.

$11

WW2 German Death Card Sterbebild Infantry Stalingrad 1942
WW2 German Death Card Sterbebild Close Combat Clasp 1944 Niederbronn les Bains
WW2 German Death Card Sterbebild Luftwaffe Flak Russia April 1945

WW2 German Death Card (Sterbebild) for Luftwaffe Obergefreiter Josef Fischleder, Flakartillerie Regiment.

Killed on the West Front, 6 October 1944.  He was 35.

You can see just the top of the Flak Badge in the photo.

Double sided single page card measures about  2.5 x 4.5 inches.

Very good condition.

$10

 WW2 German Death Card Sterbebild Panzer Kursk Rusia 1942
WW2 German Death Card Sterbebild Luftwaffe Flaf Artillerie West Front October 1944