Helmut Kühnel, NCO (Unteroffizier) Artillery.
1) Iron Cross 2nd Class, 13.2.42. Signed by the CO of the 11.Infanterie-Division, Oberst (later General der Artillerie) Siegfried Paul Leonhard Thomaschki (Kn.Cr. 1.11.42; Oak.L. 11.9.43).
2) General Assault Badge (in silver), 4.10.42. Signed by the CO of Artillerie-Regiment 11, Oberstleutnant (later Oberst and CO of Prague) Mönting.
3) Two photo album pages with 9 photos of his military career. RAD service 1938 (one photo), Artillery 1939-1943. Russia 1943, uniform photos etc. Good described.
He served 1942 with Artillerie-Regiment 11 of the 11.Infanterie-Division active in Northern Russia (Volkhow, Ladoga, Leningrad).