Rettlinger, Karl

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Rettlinger, Karl Gender: M
born on 8 February 1913 at 13:30 (= 1:30 PM )
Place Gunzenhausen, Germany, 49n07, 10e45
Timezone MET h1e (is standard time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Gauquelin
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_aqucol.18.gif 19°10' s_mo.18.gif s_piscol.18.gif 13°59 Asc.s_cancol.18.gif 05°38'

Karl Rettlinger (at right, with Hans Becker at Kursk, Summer 1943)
photo: Büschel, license cc-by-sa-3.0-de


German Nazi military, a Sturmbannführer (Major) in the Waffen-SS who was awarded the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross on 20 December 1943, for personally destroying 30 Russian tanks on the Eastern Front, including 6 in one attack. He was also awarded the wound badge in Gold for being wounded 5 times in action. He died on 14 June 1990 aged 77 in Gunzenhausen, Germany.

Link to Wikipedia biography


Source Notes

Ed Steinbrecher collection: Gauquelin vol 3 no 2089


  • Vocation : Military : Military service (Nazi military, Waffen SS)