Prigge, Hans – 5. Fallschirmjäger Division

Born in 1920, Hambergen (north of Bremen), Germany.

Killed in action on December 25, 1944 in Livarchamps, Belgium.

Hans Prigge was a Lieutenant in 4. Kompanie, Fallschirm-Pionier-Battalion (Paratroop Engineer Battalion) 5 of the 5. Fallschirmjäger (Paratroop) Division. His unit took Vianden, Luxembourg on December 16, 1944. Lt. Prigge was killed during an air attack on December 25, 1944 near Livarchamps, Belgium.

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