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Max Kurze
Born (1911-06-22)June 22, 1911
Died 25 November 1997(1997-11-25) (aged 86)
Place of birth Essen
Place of death Dortmund
Allegiance Nazi Germany Nazi Germany
Service/branch Heer
Years of service ?–1945
Rank Major der Reserve
Commands held Panzer-Jäger-Abteilung 187
Battles/wars

World War II

Awards Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross

Max Kurze (22 June 1911 – 25 November 1997) was a highly decorated Major der Reserve in the Wehrmacht during World War II and a recipient of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross. The Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross was awarded to recognise extreme battlefield bravery or successful military leadership.

Awards and decorations

References

Citations
  1. Fellgiebel 2000, p. 230.
Bibliography
  • Fellgiebel, Walther-Peer (2000). Die Träger des Ritterkreuzes des Eisernen Kreuzes 1939-1945. Friedburg, Germany: Podzun-Pallas. ISBN 3-7909-0284-5.
  • Scherzer, Veit (2007). 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 (in German). Jena, Germany: Scherzers Miltaer-Verlag. ISBN 978-3-938845-17-2.

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