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Kurt Knispel

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Nickname(s)  Kanonen
Service/branch  German Army
Years of service  1940–45
Rank  Feldwebel
Awards  German Cross in Gold
Allegiance  Germany
Name  Kurt Knispel

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Born  20 September 1921Salisfeld (Salisov), Czechoslovakia (1921-09-20)
Battles/wars  World War IIEastern FrontNormandy
Died  April 28, 1945, Vrbovec, Czech Republic
Battles and wars  World War II, Eastern Front, Invasion of Normandy
Unit  12th Panzer Division, 503rd Heavy Panzer Battalion

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Kurt Knispel (20 September 1921 – 28 April 1945) was a German tank ace during World War II, notable for his 168 confirmed tank kills, making him the most successful fighter in armored warfare. .


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On 10 April 2013 Czech authorities confirmed that Knispel's remains were found with 15 other German soldiers behind a church wall in Vrbovec, identified by his dog tags. On 12 November 2014 German War Graves Commission reburied his remains at the military cemetery in Brno together with 41 other German soldiers who died in various places in Moravia and Silesia.

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  • German Cross in Gold on 20 May 1944 as Unteroffizier in the 1./schwere Panzer-Abteilung 503
  • Mentioned in the Wehrmachtbericht on 25 April 1944

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