Rudolf Roy Jr. (15 August 1920 – 17 December 1944) was a Untersturmführer in the Waffen SS during World War II. He was a recipient of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross, which was awarded by Nazi Germany for extreme battlefield bravery or successful military leadership.

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  • Rudolf Roy Jr. (15 August 1920 – 17 December 1944) was a Untersturmführer in the Waffen SS during World War II. He was a recipient of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross, which was awarded by Nazi Germany for extreme battlefield bravery or successful military leadership. Roy joined the Allgemeine-SS in 1938, serving with the Leibstandarte SS Adolf Hitler and took part in Operation Barbarossa, the invasion of the Soviet Union, in 1941. In April 1944, he was transferred to the SS Panzer Division Hitlerjugend. For his actions on 8 to 10 August, he was awarded of Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross. Roy was killed during the Battle of the Bulge on 17 December 1944. (en)
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  • Rudolf Roy Jr. (15 August 1920 – 17 December 1944) was a Untersturmführer in the Waffen SS during World War II. He was a recipient of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross, which was awarded by Nazi Germany for extreme battlefield bravery or successful military leadership. (en)
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