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Mertens, Ewald

Date of birth:
August 14th, 1914 (Essen/Rhineprovince, Germany)
Date of death:
June 10th, 2017 (Bad-Reichenhall, Germany)
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, Third Reich)

Biography

Ewald Mertens reached the rank of Major.

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Hauptmann (Captain)
Unit:
15. Kompanie, Infanterie-Regiment 204
Awarded on:
February 22nd, 2942
Chef
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Hauptmann (Captain)
Unit:
II. Bataillon, Jäger-Regiment 204
Awarded on:
May 13th, 1943
Deutsches Kreuz in Gold

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