Tolsdorff's Diamonds.

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Tolsdorff's Diamonds.

Post by krichter33 » Sun Sep 27, 2015 2:34 pm

I was wondering if anyone has any information how and why Oberst Theodor Tolsdorff won the Diamonds commanding the 340. Volksgrenadier Division during the Battle of the Ardennes. I have looked for information but unfortunately haven't found any. If anyone actually has the text to the recommendation that of course would be the best....
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Re: Tolsdorff's Diamonds.

Post by Prosper Vandenbroucke » Mon Sep 28, 2015 3:05 pm

Hello Klaus
On 18-03-1945, Major General Tolsdorff received in Berlin the Diamonds for personal bravery and his division’s outstanding accomplishments
Have a look over here:
http://ww2gravestone.com/people/tolsdor ... f-the-mad/
Best regards from Belgium
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Re: Tolsdorff's Diamonds.

Post by krichter33 » Sat Oct 03, 2015 5:29 pm

...thanks, but does anyone have any more detailed information?
Klaus Richter

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