The Grenadier-Brigade 388 was formed in May 1944 from Grenadier-Regiment 388 of 214. Infanterie-Division.

Holders of high awards

(Grenadier–Regiment 388 / Grenadier–Brigade 388)
Holders of the German Cross in Gold (5)
- Bernard, Alois, 07.01.1945, Oberfeldwebel d.R., 9./Gren.Brig. 388
- Maile, Adolf Gustav, 15.12.1944, Oberst, Gren.Brig 388
- Schneeberger, Josef, 30.12.1944, Hauptmann, III./Gren.Brig. 388
- Weissbarth, Heinz, 30.12.1944, Hauptmann, 11./Gren.Brig. 388
- Wolf, Michael, 30.12.1944, Oberfeldwebel, 11./Gren.Brig. 388
Holders of the Honor Roll Clasp of the Heer (1)
- Roth, Karl, 05.02.1945, Oberfeldwebel, 3./Gren.Brig. 388
Holders of the Knight's Cross (1)
- Kleim, Friedrich 03.11.1944 Unteroffizier Gruppenführer i. d. 5./Gren-Brig 388
Unit-Level Commendation Certificate of the Commander-in-Chief of the Army for Shooting Down Aircraft (1)
- II./Grenadier-Regiment 388
-- Date/Place of Downing: 13.12.1943 an der Murmanfront [attached to 6. Geb.Div.]
-- Award Date: 01.02.1944 (466)

Sources used

Georg Tessin - Verbände und Truppen der deutschen Wehrmacht 1933-1945

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