Gustav Knittel

Gustav Knittel (27 November 1914 — 30 June 1976) was an SS-Sturmbannführer (Major) in the 1st SS Division Leibstandarte SS Adolf Hitler who was awarded the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross, the German Cross in Gold and the Close Combat Clasp in Gold. He was a convicted war criminal.

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