"I will not take action against you, now. This is the first day here and there has been much stupidity and carelessness on both sides."
Hauptfeldwebel Strackwitz served as the chief NCO of the guards at Stalag Luft III, serving under Oberst von Luger and Hauptmann Posen.


  • Iron Cross 1st Class
  • Wound Badge (Silver)


  • Although he introduces himself as a hauptfeldwebel, he has the insignia of an oberfeldwebel.
  • The red Waffenfarbe of his uniform, indicates his arm of service as Flak.
  • He is apparently based on Hermann Glemnitz.