Siegfried Grabert (11 January 1916 – 25 July 1942) was a highly decorated Major der Reserve in the Wehrmacht during World War II. He was also a recipient of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross with Oak Leaves. The Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross and its higher grade Oak Leaves was awarded to recognise extreme battlefield bravery or successful military leadership. Siegfried Grabert was killed on 25 July 1942 during a commando operation to destroy a dam between Rostov and Bataisk. Russia…
Bishop Symeon (Du) of Shanghai (1886-1965).Simeon (Du Runchen) of Shanghai was the bishop of Shanghai of the Church of China during the middle of the twentieth century.He and his family escaped miraculously from the mobs of the Boxer (Yihetuan Movement) Rebellion of 1900. On September 16, 1941, Dn. Fyodor was ordained to the priesthood and made priest-in-charge of the St Innocent Mission Church in Tainjin. In 1943, he was elevated to archpriest and in 1945, he was awarded a “palitza”.
General der Flakartillerie Walther Moritz Heinrich Wolfgang von Axthelm (23 December 1893 – 6 January 1972) Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross on 4 September 1941 as Generalmajor and commander of the I. Flak-Korps
Sovjetisk tross utslagen av finska trupper i Porlammi den 3 september 1941. Foto SA-kuva. Om mottistriderna och finska anfall mot sovjetiska fordonskonvojer kan du läsa i två av böckerna i mitt kunskapspaket Finland i krig. Foto SA-kuva.