Waldenburg, Freiherr von, Siegfried

Date of birth:
December 30th, 1898 (Breslau/Silesia, Germany)
Date of death:
March 27th, 1973 (Hannover/Lowersaxony, Germany)
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, German Reich)

Biography

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
October 28th, 1944
Wehrmachtbericht
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberst (Colonel)
Unit:
Kommandeur, Panzergrenadier-Regiment 26, 24. Panzer-Division, Heer
Awarded on:
November 27th, 1944
Details:
4680th Award.
Anerkennungsurkunde des Oberbefehlshabers des Heeres
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberst (Colonel)
Unit:
Führer, 116. Panzer-Division, Heer
Awarded on:
December 9th, 1944
Action:
Awarded for his leadership of the 116. Panzer-Division in the time period from 19.9.1944 up until the beginning of December of that year, during which he commanded the division in its battles at Aachen, Vossenack and Hürtgen.
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes

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