WW2 Death Cards 2

 

WW2 German Death Card (Sterbebild) for Protective Police Hauptwachtmeister Franz Mueller.

After 2.5 years fighting on the Southern Front, he died after a short, painful illness in the hospital in Mainz, 3 April 1941.  He was 41. 

Nice police NCO uniform photo.

Single page double sided card measures about 2.5 x 4.5 inches. 

Very used condition with wear, as you can see in the scans.

$7

WW2 German Death Card (Sterbebild) for Army Obergefreiter Ludwig Hafner, Gebirgsjaeger Regiment.  Farmer’s son from Miesing.

Participated in the campaigns i Poland, France and Greece.

Killed by a mortar round on the island of Crete (Kreta), 22 May 1941.  He was 25. 

Wears a mountain troops cap in the photo.

Includes German Graves Office slip stating he was buried in Maleme, Greece.

Single sided double page card measures about 5 x 5.5 inches. 

Very good condition.

$25

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WW2 German Death Card (Sterbebild) for Luftwaffe brothers Karl and Wolfgang Roos.

Unteroffizier and Pilot Karl Roos, Kampfgeschwader.

Was awarded the Iron Cross.



In very good condition.

WW2 German Death Card (Sterbebild) for Luftwaffe Obergefreiter Johann Weins, Luftwaffe Infantry.

Awarded the Military Service Cross 2nd Class with Swords.

Killed 19 August 1942, joining his brother Alois, who was killed 3 March 1942, and his mother, 13 May 1941.  He was 25.

Nice photo wearing the KVK2 the day it was awarded.

The back of the card has religious scenes.  The double page single sided card measures about 5.5 x 5 inches. 

Includes German Graves Office Slip that lists him as killed and buried in Rshew, Russias.

Very good condition.

$11

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WW2 German Death Card Sterbebild Schutzpolizei Protective Police South East Front 1944
WW2 German Death Card Sterbebild Tank Assault SA Scharfuehrer NSDAP Block leader

WW2 German Death Card (Sterbebild) for Army Obergefreiter Karl Bernroider, Panzer Grenadier Regiment. He was also an SA Scharführer and an NSDAP Block leader of Ortsgruppe Treubach.

Was awarded the Panzerkampf Abzeichen.

Killed in the East, 19 March 1943. He was 30.

Double page single sided card measures about 6.25 x 5 inches.

Includes German Graves Office slip listing him as  killed in Josenok and buried in Shisdra, Russia.

In used condition.

$18

Ww2 German Death Card Sterbebild Eisenbahnpionier Russian POW Camp 1945

WW2 German Death Card (Sterbebild) for Eisenbahnpionier Willibald Tratzl. 

Died in a Russian POW Camp, 20 September 1945.  He was 43.

Single sided card measures about 2.5 x 4.5 inches.  Back of card has a Psalm in red and black ink.

Very good condition.

$9

Ww2 German Death Card Sterbebild Gebirgsjaeger Kreta May 1941
Ww2 German Death Card Sterbebild Luftwaffe Infantry KVK2 with Swords
WW2 German Luftwaffe Pilots Roos