Which famous people have you outlived?

Ernst Barkmann

German World War II soldier

Died when: 89 years 306 days (1078 months)
Star Sign: Virgo


Ernst Barkmann

Ernst Barkmann (25 August 1919 – 27 June 2009) was a German tank commander in the Waffen-SS of Nazi Germany during World War II.He is known for the actions undertaken at “Barkmann’s Corner", in which it is claimed he halted a major U.S.

Army armoured advance in Normandy on 27 July 1944, for which action he received the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross.

This content was extracted from Wikipedia and is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License