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Mathes, Josef

Date of birth:
February 4th, 1908 (Asch/Bavaria, Germany)
Date of death:
September 19th, 1944
Buried on:
German War Graves Bocholt
Plot: E1. Row: 13. Grave: 196.
Nationality:
German

Biography

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
June 16th, 1941
Eisernes Kreuz 2. Klasse
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
September 19th, 1942
Eisernes Kreuz 1. Klasse
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Jäger
Unit:
2. / Sturm-Artillerie-Abteilung191 (motorisiert)
Awarded on:
August 25th, 1943
Deutsches Kreuz in Gold
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Jäger
Unit:
Zugführer 3. / Sturmgeschütz-Brigade 280
Awarded on:
October 4th, 1944
Details:
Awarded posthumously.
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Jäger
Unit:
Sturmgeschütz Brigade 280
Awarded on:
October 25th, 1944
Details:
Awarded posthumously.
Ehrenblattspange des Heeres und Waffen-SS

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