Klammt, Günther-Alois

    Date of birth:
    May 9th, 1898 (Löwenberg/Silesia, Germany)
    Date of death:
    May 16th, 1971 (Lübeck/Schleswig-Holstein, Germany)
    Nationality:
    German (1933-1945, German Reich)

    Biography

    Promotions:
    October 16th, 1914: Fähnrich;
    May 1st, 1915: Leutnant;
    February 1st, 1926: Oberleutnant;
    October 1st, 1932: Hautpmann;
    January 1st, 1938: Major;
    April 1st, 1940: Oberstleutnant;
    April 1st, 1942: Oberst;
    May 1st, 1944: Generalmajor.

    Career:
    October 16th, 1914: Grenadier-Regiment „Graf Kleist von Nollendorf" (1. Westpreußisches) Nr. 6;
    ?: Zugführer;
    ?: Kompaniechef;
    ?: Bataillonsadjutant;
    February 20th, 1920: Resignation;
    November 29th, 1924: 6. Infanterie-Regiment;
    February 1st, 1926: 12. (MG-)Kompanie, 6. Infanterie-Regiment;
    October 1st, 1932: Komanieführer 6. Infanterie-Regiment;
    October 1st, 1934: Kompanieführer, Infanterie-Regiment 47;
    March 1st, 1938: Adjutant, 34. Infanterie-Division;
    April 1st, 1941: Führerreserve, Oberkommando des Heeres;
    April 21st, 1941: Chef, Transport-Abteilung, Oberkommando des Heeres;
    November 1st, 1942: Führer/Kommandeur Infanterie-Regiment 77;
    November 1st, 1943: Führerreserve, Heeresgruppe Mitte;
    January 19th, 1944: Führer 6. Infanterie-Division;
    May 10th, 1944: Kommandeur 260. Infanterie-Division;
    July 9th, 1944: POW;
    ?: Nationalkomitee Freies Deutschland, Bund Deutscher Offiziere;
    October 6th, 1955: Released from POW.

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    Period:
    Second World War (1939-1945)
    Rank:
    Oberst (Colonel)
    Unit:
    Grenadier-Regiment 77, 26. Infanterie-Division, Heer
    Awarded on:
    June 7th, 1943
    Ehrenblattspange des Heeres und Waffen-SS
    Period:
    Second World War (1939-1945)
    Rank:
    Oberst (Colonel)
    Unit:
    Grenadier-Regiment 77, 26. Infanterie-Division, Heer
    Awarded on:
    October 7th, 1943
    Deutsches Kreuz in Gold
    Period:
    Second World War (1939-1945)
    Awarded on:
    June 13th, 1940
    1939 Spange zum Eisernen Kreuzes 2er Klasse 1914
    Period:
    Second World War (1939-1945)
    Awarded on:
    June 25th, 1940
    1939 Spange zum Eisernen Kreuzes 1er Klasse 1914

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