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Mickley, Hubert

Date of birth:
April 11th, 1918 (Schönlake/West Prussia, Germany)
Date of death:
December 30th, 1944 (near Sibret/province Luxembourg, Belgium)
Buried on:
German War Cemetery Recogne
Plot: 3. Row: 2. Grave: 50.
Nationality:
German

Biography

On December 30th, 1944 Major Mickley, (Kommandeur II. Panzergrenadier-Bataillon/Führer-Begleit-Brigade) died from a serious abdominal injury caused by shrapnel during an assault on the town of Sibret, Belgium. He was posthumously promoted to Oberstleutnant.

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Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Leutnant (2nd Lieutenant)
Unit:
5. / II.(Jäger)/Infanterie-Regiment 4 / 32. Infanterie-Division
Awarded on:
January 23rd, 1942
Deutsches Kreuz in Gold
Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
June 21st, 1942
Ehrenblattspange des Heeres und Waffen-SS
Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Hauptmann (Captain)
Unit:
Führer I. / Grenadier-Regiment 4 / 32. Infanterie-Division
Awarded on:
December 26th, 1943
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes
Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Hauptmann (Captain)
Unit:
Kommandeur I. / Grenadier-Regiment 4 / 32. Infanterie-Division
Awarded on:
August 4th, 1944
Details:
540st Award.
Ritterkreuz mit Eichenlaub
Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberstleutnant (Lieutenant-colonel)
Panzervernichtungsabzeichen in Silber
Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
May 22nd, 1940
Eisernes Kreuz 2. Klasse
Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
June 17th, 1940
Eisernes Kreuz 1. Klasse

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