Adolf Bischoff

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Adolf Bischoff
Born 16 August 1922
Landwehrhagen
Died 2 July 1944(1944-07-02) (aged 21)
Stołpce, Belarus
Allegiance  Nazi Germany
Service/branch Heer
Years of service 1941–44
Rank Unteroffizier
Unit Panzergenadier-Regiment 112
Battles/wars World War II
Awards Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross

Adolf Heinrich Albert Bischoff (16 August 1922 – 2 July 1944) was a highly decorated Unteroffizier in the Wehrmacht during World War II. He was also 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. Adolf Bischoff was listed as missing in action as of 2 July 1944 near Stołpce, Belarus.

Awards and decorations

References

Citations

  1. 1.0 1.1 Thomas & Wegmann 1992, p. 53.
  2. Fellgiebel 2000, p. 133.
  3. Scherzer 2007, p. 222.

Bibliography

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  • Scherzer, Veit (2007). 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 (in German). Jena, Germany: Scherzers Miltaer-Verlag. ISBN 978-3-938845-17-2. Unknown parameter |trans_title= ignored (help)CS1 maint: ref=harv (link) CS1 maint: unrecognized language (link)<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  • Thomas, Franz; Wegmann, Günter (1992). Die Ritterkreuzträger der Deutschen Wehrmacht 1939–1945 Teil III: Infanterie Band 2: Bi–Bo (in German). Osnabrück, Germany: Biblio-Verlag. ISBN 978-3-7648-1734-3. Unknown parameter |trans_title= ignored (help)CS1 maint: ref=harv (link) CS1 maint: unrecognized language (link)<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>

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