Cologna, Heinz

Updated: Feb 20



Born: 03.04.1916 in Frankfurt

 
  • joined the 4th Company of Panzerregiment 1 in 1937/1938,

  • served in the 4th Company during the Polish and French Campaigns,

  • transferred in August 1940 to the 1st Company of Panzerabteilung A and shortly thereafter, to the 1st Company of Panzerregiment 18,

  • transferred as an Unteroffizier in 1942 to the newly formed Panzerabteilung 160,

  • severely wounded in August1942, which most likely saved his life,

  • survived the war and lived after 1945 in Frankfurt am Main

 

Awards:

EKII (1941), Panzer Assault Badge in Silver (1940), Black Wound Badge

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