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Schmidt, August (4.Panzer-Armee)

Date of birth:
November 3rd, 1892 (Fürth/Bavaria, Germany)
Date of death:
January 17th, 1972 (Munich/Bavaria, Germany)
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, German Reich)

Biography

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
September 17th, 1939
Details:
Had already received the Iron Cross 2nd Class on 14th September 1914.
1939 Spange zum Eisernen Kreuzes 2er Klasse 1914
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
October 1st, 1939
Details:
Had already received the Iron Cross 1st Class on 14th October 1916.
1939 Spange zum Eisernen Kreuzes 1er Klasse 1914
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberst
Unit:
Kommandeur Infanterie-Regiment 20
Awarded on:
October 27th, 1939
Details:
11th Award.
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
January 18th, 1944
Wehrmachtbericht
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Generalleutnant (Major-general)
Unit:
Kommandeur, 10. Panzergrenadier-Division, Heer
Awarded on:
January 23rd, 1944
Details:
371st Award.
Ritterkreuz mit Eichenlaub

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