Historical 5×8 German document signed in black ink by Joachim Witthöft. He was a recipient of the Knight’s Cross of the Iron Cross. Witthöft commanded Army Group South Rear Area (as Army Group B) during the 1942 Wehrmacht’s campaign. Comes with a full Letter of Authenticity from Todd Mueller Authentics.
Historical 5.5X8 German document awarding Hans Gunter Karn a second class medal, dated Berlin, 5 Mai 1943. Signed in bold fountain pen ink by Joachim von Kortzfleisch. Comes with a vintage unsigned photograph of him. As the commander of the Military District III (Berlin), he played a role in the failure of the attempted coup following the 20 July Plot attempt to assassinate Adolf Hitler, which was led by Kortzfleisch’s own distant cousin, Claus von Stauffenberg.