Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Paugstadts in:
 • Deutscher Soldatenfriedhof Ysselsteyn
 • Ysselsteyn
 • Venray Municipality
 • Limburg
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial!
Willy Paugstadt
Learn about sponsoring this memorial...
Birth: May 16, 1915, Germany
Death: Nov. 7, 1944
Middelburg
Middelburg Municipality
Zeeland, Netherlands

Place of birth: Königsberg.
Unit:Div.Füs.Btl.70
Shot on the city square by an English private.
Paugstadt had still 2 handgrenades in his belt while taking POW.The Private presummed Paugstadt would use the grenades. His last words: "What did I do wrong?" He was taken to the Hospital, and died the same day.
Major Hugh Johnston wrote:Some shooting across the square drew my attention to two private soldiers herding more Germans towards the central mob. One German, whom I later learnt had tried to use a grenade, was writhing on the ground.The Jocks were very light on the trigger!
Buried Algemene Begraafplaats Middelburg.
Reburied 11/1955 Ysselsteyn. 
 
Burial:
Deutscher Soldatenfriedhof Ysselsteyn
Ysselsteyn
Venray Municipality
Limburg, Netherlands
Plot: CR-1-16
 
Created by: Fred
Record added: Apr 18, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 68554692
Willy Paugstadt
Added by: Fred
 
Willy Paugstadt
Added by: Fred
 
 
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.


- purple-lady
 Added: Nov. 7, 2014

- purple-lady
 Added: May. 16, 2014

- Diana McDevitt Eyler
 Added: Nov. 7, 2013
There are 48 more notes not showing...
Click here to view all notes...
 
 
 Advertisement

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service