The Face of Courage

The 98 Men Who Received the Knight's Cross and the Close-Combat Clasp in Gold

Book Description

  • Profiles of the 98 German soldiers--out of millions--who received both the Knight's Cross (for extreme bravery) and the Close-Combat Clasp in Gold (for at least 50 days of hand-to-hand fighting) during World War II
  • Includes soldiers from the Army, Luftwaffe, and Waffen SS
  • Definitive reference with exciting narrative and exhaustive footnotes
  • Packed with hundreds of photos, many of them not available elsewhere

  • About Berger, Florian

    Florian Berger lives in Germany.