Army Wehrpass and Citations for Wound Badge in Black and Infantry Assault Badge in Silver to Cpl. G. Schimmel Inf. K.I.A.
This document group to Cpl. G. Schimmel of the German Infantry K.I.A. includes -
1) Army Wehrpass to Gunter Schimmel replacement issue, 02/10/43.
Gunter Schimmel served from January 1943 to July 1944 with Gren. Rgt. 505 of the 291. Inf. Div., then was active in Russia (Welikije Luki, Kiev, Tarnopol, Kowel). In 1943, he was injured twice by shrapnel (03/07/43 and19/11/43, as seen on P.34 of Wehrpass).
Schimmel was killed in action, in the Ukraine on 11/07/44.
2) Citation for the Wound Badge in Black, dated 10/07/43.
3) Citation for the Infantry Assault Badge in Silver, dated 07/02/44.
This is a typewritten field issue citation with a contemporary repair located at the word "Gefreiter".