Erich von Manstein: Hitler was always scared and jealous of Manstein. Manstein was the best tactician of the German army. Hitler was scared that Manstein might get more popular than Hitler because of his talent.
Rudolf Krüger was awarded the Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes (Knight’s Cross of the Iron Cross) as Oberfeldwebel (Master Sergeant) in the Company of Infantry Regiment In April 1945 Krüger received the Knight’s Cross with Oak Leaves as.
Werner Wolff was an SS-Obersturmführer (SS Lieutenant) in the 1st Panzerdivision SS Leibstandarte-SS-Adolf Hitler, awarded the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross, the highest military distinction of Nazi Germany.