HUGO AND BORIS KRAAS DOCUMENT GROUP INCLUDING KC VORSCHLAG
An important historical document grouping for 2 high WSS award winners, including the original Vorschlag for the knights cross to SS-Sturmbannfuhrer Boris Kraas as Kom.SS-Pz.Jager battalion 3, Totenkopf.
Awarded posthumously, this document lists all his awards his placements and memberships, the report details in length the actions and reasons for his recommendation for the RK, ultimately pen signed by both SS-Brigadefuhrer and Generalmajor der Waffen-SS Hellmuth Becker, and SS-Obergruppenfuhrer und General der Waffen -SS Other docs pertinent to Boris Kraas include, 3 photos in uniform, his mitglieds-karte for the Arbeits dank, with civilian dress photo, a death certificate (post war) 2 war time wedding congratulation docs a telegramme from his Battalion Kom. and a letter from his Kom. on WSS stationary, a feldpost card pen written and nicely signed from his brother Hugo Kraas, also a 10 sided 1946 dated letter from Hugo to the widow of Boris Rini, the letter is very detailed and revealing, telling of how he had been so close to his brother in Linz when he died, the details of his death and other revealing quotes, the letter has been professionally translated to English, and is signed your Hugo, there is also 12 postcards to the Kraas family or from Hugo or Boris.
Documents pertinent to SS-Brigadefuhrer und Generalmajor der Waffen SS & EL winner, final Kom. 12th SS ''HitlerJugend'' include a super large size portrait 1945 photo of himself, 5 further photos one A5 size of Hugo in hid hospital bed in uniform!
Surrounded by variuos other uniformed gentlemen in cluding Boris, 4 various smaller size pics including the 2 brothers together all in uniform, his Der Reichsfuhrer-SS, SS-personalhauptamt Dienstlaufbahn which lists his rank and assignments from Jan.1944 to Jan.1945. Finally a super pen signed letter on his personal stationary as SS-Standartenfuhrer und Rgt.Kom.dated 1st Oct.1944
addressed to the SS-personalhauptamt, letter has a super full signature.