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KNIGHTS CROSS Winner Photo Album -
Karl HOEHLE - 22 Inf Division + Cdr.
III./Gren Rgt 378 - KRETA, AFRIKA
Photo album of RK winner Major Karl
HOEHLE who won the Knights Cross on
March 11, 1945 (!) and the German
Cross in Gold on June 11, 1942.
He was serving as commander
III./Gren Rgt 378 of the 169 Inf
Division at the time he was awarded
the RK. He previously served in the
22 Infantry Division during the
France, Balkan, Greece Campaigns
including KRETA and AFRIKAKORPS!
The album contains 166 photos (plus
more personal photos from before and
after the war). also comes
with a typed summary of service he
did in 1963. Contains nice
photos from his time on KRETA as
well as in NORTH AFRIKA! contains
five super studio portraits of him
from recruit to Leutnant in 1940.
Good photos from the France Campaign
of 1940 - KO French tanks,
motorcycles, vehicle columns, troops
in destroyed French towns, parade in
Reims, then photos from the Balkans,
Panzer III with 9 Panzer Division
emblem, then Metaxis line battles in
Greece, then Kreta and finally Tunis
in north Afrika. He then states that
the rest of his photos were
destroyed in a bombing raid in
Lepzig. Then postwar reunion photos,
Bundeswehr maneuvers and portrait of
him wearing his medals.
Euro - $850