Oskar Munzel (1899-1992) German Generalmajor. Munzel was a highly decorated Generalmajor in the Wehrmacht during World War II and a General der Kampftruppen in the Bundeswehr who commanded several divisions. He was also a recipient of the Knight’s Cross of the Iron Cross. The Knight’s Cross of the Iron Cross was awarded to recognize extreme battlefield bravery or successful military leadership. He was captured by Allied troops in 1945 and was released in 1947. For four years he served as a military advisor in Egypt.
6 ½” x 3 ½” card signed. There is a United States postage stamp affixed at the upper right, cancelled May 8, 1980.