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Eduard Altacher
Born (1919-01-24)24 January 1919
Died 27 May 1945(1945-05-27) (aged 26)
Place of birth Saalfelden-Harham, Austria
Place of death Zell am See
Allegiance  Nazi Germany
Service/branch Heer
Rank Hauptmann
Unit 6th Mountain Division
Battles/wars World War II
Awards Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross

Eduard Altacher (24 January 1919 – 27 May 1945) was a Hauptmann with the Gebirgsjäger of the Wehrmacht during World War II.

Awards

References

Citations
  1. Scherzer 2007, p. 190.
  2. Fellgiebel 2000, p. 115.
Bibliography
  • Fellgiebel, Walther-Peer (2000) (in German). Die Träger des Ritterkreuzes des Eisernen Kreuzes 1939–1945 – Die Inhaber der höchsten Auszeichnung des Zweiten Weltkrieges aller Wehrmachtteile [The Bearers of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross 1939–1945 — The Owners of the Highest Award of the Second World War of all Wehrmacht Branches]. Friedberg, Germany: Podzun-Pallas. ISBN 978-3-7909-0284-6. 
  • Scherzer, Veit (2007) (in German). Die Ritterkreuzträger 1939–1945 Die Inhaber des Ritterkreuzes des Eisernen Kreuzes 1939 von Heer, Luftwaffe, Kriegsmarine, Waffen-SS, Volkssturm sowie mit Deutschland verbündeter Streitkräfte nach den Unterlagen des Bundesarchives [The Knight's Cross Bearers 1939–1945 The Holders of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross 1939 by Army, Air Force, Navy, Waffen-SS, Volkssturm and Allied Forces with Germany According to the Documents of the Federal Archives]. Jena, Germany: Scherzers Miltaer-Verlag. ISBN 978-3-938845-17-2. 
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