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Meiners, Ernst

Date of birth:
June 13th, 1893 (Berlin, Germany)
Date of death:
June 11th, 1959 (Stuttgart, Germany)
Nationality:
German

Biography

Promotions:
?: Hauptmann der Reserve;
?: Major der Reserve;
1st January 1942: Oberstleutnant der Reserve;
1st December 1942: Oberst der Reserve;
1st October 1944: Generalmajor der Reserve.

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Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberst der Reserve (Colonel of Reserves)
Unit:
Kommandeur Grenadier-Regiment 161 / 81. Infanterie-Division
Awarded on:
January 25th, 1943
Deutsches Kreuz in Gold
Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberst der Reserve (Colonel of Reserves)
Unit:
Kommandeur Grenadier-Regiment 161 / 81. Infanterie-Division
Awarded on:
December 17th, 1943
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes
Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Generalmajor der Reserve (Brigadier)
Unit:
Kommandeur 547.Volksgrenadier-Division
Awarded on:
February 5th, 1945
Ehrenblattspange des Heeres und Waffen-SS

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