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Liebenstein, Freiherr von, Kurt

Date of birth:
February 28th, 1899 (Horb/Baden-Württemberg, Germany)
Date of death:
August 3rd, 1975 (Stuttgard/Baden-Württemberg, Germany)
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, Third Reich)

Biography

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberstleutnant im Generalstab (Lieutenant-colonel to the General Staff)
Unit:
Panzer-Armeeoberkommando 2, Heer
Awarded on:
January 26th, 1942
Deutsches Kreuz in Gold
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Generalmajor (Brigadier)
Unit:
164.Leichte-Division, Heer
Awarded on:
May 10th, 1943
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes
Dienstauszeichnung der Wehrmacht  3.Klasse, 12 Jahre
Period:
First World War (1914-1918)
With crown
Order of Military Merit 5th Class
Großes Verdienstkreuz des Verdienstordens der Bundesrepublik Deutschland

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