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Mayser, Heinz

Date of birth:
May 2nd, 1920 (Ulm/Donau)
Date of death:
August 19th, 1944 (Field Hospital (mot) 654)
Buried on:
German War Cemetery Laurahütte
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, Third Reich)

Biography

16.08.1944: WIA at the head of his company, died after being hospitalized

Promotions:
10.01.1940 = Reiter (entry, volunteer)
01.09.1940 = Gefreiter
01.01.1941 = Unteroffizier
01.04.1941 = Wachtmeister, OA, Junker, Leutnant
01.07.1943 (RDA) = Oberleutnant
01.01.1945 (RDA) = Hauptmann

Units:
10.01.1940 = Rtr.Ers.Schw., Kav.Ers.Abt. 18
16.06.1940 = Marsch.Btl. 35
06.08.1940 = Rtr.Schw. AA 35
15.01.1941 = 6. OA-Lehrgang (Reit. Einh.), Kav.-Schule Krampnitz
01.05.1941 = Kav.Ers.Abt. 18
19.05.1941 = Radf.Schw. AA 35
28.04.1943 = Fhr.Res. OKH
24.07.1943 = Pz.Ers.Abt. 7
01.12.1944 = Pz.Abt. 8

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberleutnant (1st Lieutenant)
Unit:
1. Kompanie, Panzer-Abteilung 8, 20. Panzergrenadier-Division, Heer
Awarded on:
September 19th, 1944
Deutsches Kreuz in Gold
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberleutnant (1st Lieutenant)
Unit:
1. Kompanie, Panzer-Abteilung 8, 20. Panzergrenadier-Division, Heer
Awarded on:
October 17th, 1944
No. 4219
for his outstanding achievement at Stopnica the 16 August 1944
Ehrenblattspange des Heeres und Waffen-SS
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
February 16th, 1944
Eisernes Kreuz 1. Klasse
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
July 4th, 1941
Eisernes Kreuz 2. Klasse
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
June 26th, 1941
Verwundetenabzeichen 1939 in Schwarz
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
October 15th, 1941
Verwundetenabzeichen 1939 in Silber
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
August 15th, 1942
Medaille
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
December 18th, 1943
Verwundetenabzeichen 1939 in Gold
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
December 24th, 1943
in Silver
Panzerkampfabzeichen (ohne Zahl)

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