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Necker, von, Hans-Horst

Date of birth:
August 28th, 1903 (Rudolstadt/Thuringia, Germany)
Date of death:
February 27th, 1979 (Bad Münstereifel-Houverath/Northrhine-Westphalia, Germany)
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, German Reich)

Biography

Hans-Horst von Necker finally reached the rank of Generalmajor. He was a Prisoner-of-War to the British between May 8th, 1945 and June 7th, 1947.

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberstleutnant im Generalstab (Lieutenant-colonel to the General Staff)
Unit:
Stab 9. Panzer-Division
Awarded on:
November 24th, 1942
Deutsches Kreuz in Gold
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberst (Colonel)
Unit:
Kommandeur Fallschirmjäger-Panzergrenadier-Regiment 2 "Hermann Göring"
Awarded on:
June 24th, 1944
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes

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