Thomas Krug, Lance Corporal (Gefreiter) Army Infantry
Entitled to: Infantry Assault Badge
Furniture maker born 1911 in Haid Leutkirch living in Volkratshofen Memmingen. He served: Sep.-Nov.40 with Infanterie-Ersatz-Bataillon 316 in Augsburg; Nov.40 marching to the front with Marsch-Bataillon Augsburg; Nov.40-Feb.42 with Infanterie-Regiment 339 of the 167.Infanterie-Division active in Middle Russia (Pripjet, Brest, Swislotsch, Beresina, Dnjepr, Szosh, Rjekta, Propoisk, Gomel, Dessna, Ssudostj, Brjansk, Oka, Plawsk, Bogorodizk-Jepifan-Stalinogorsk, Tula, Rjasan, Kashira, Jefremow, Tula, Orel). He was KIA (shot by infantry in the head) on 20.2.42 in Sirkowo. Nowadays probably buried as an unknown soldier at the war cemetery in Kursk-Besedino.
Recent information German War Casualties Organization:
Date of birth: 13.03.1911
Place of birth: Haid
Date of death/becoming missing: 20.02.1942
Place of death/becoming missing: Sierkowo
Thomas Krug has probably been transferred to the military cemetery Kursk - Besedino.
Grave site: wahrscheinlich unter den Unbekannten