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Brosow, Siegfried

Date of birth:
December 10th, 1918 (Steinfelde/East Prussia, Germany)
Date of death:
November 18th, 2008 (Oberkotzau/Bavaria, Germany)
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, German Reich)

Biography

Promotions:
January 30th, 1942: SS-Obersturmführer;
June 21st, 1943: SS-Hauptsturmführer.

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
SS-Untersturmführer (2nd Lieutenant)
Awarded on:
June 3rd, 1940
Eisernes Kreuz 2. Klasse
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
SS-Untersturmführer (2nd Lieutenant)
Unit:
2. / SS-Pionier-Bataillon
Awarded on:
December 5th, 1941
Eisernes Kreuz 1. Klasse
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
SS-Obersturmführer (Lieutenant)
Awarded on:
March 27th, 1942
Verwundetenabzeichen 1939 in Schwarz
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
SS-Obersturmführer (Lieutenant)
Unit:
2. / SS-Pionier-Bataillon
Awarded on:
March 27th, 1943
Action:
Silver version.
Infanterie-Sturmabzeichen
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
SS-Hauptsturmführer (Captain)
Unit:
1. SS-Pionier-Bataillon "Das Reich"
Awarded on:
July 20th, 1943
Action:
Awarded for wounds received on July 24th, 1941, March 1st, 1942 and July 15th, 1943.
Verwundetenabzeichen 1939 in Silber
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
SS-Hauptsturmführer (Captain)
Unit:
Chef 1. / SS-Pionier-Bataillon "Das Reich" / SS-Panzergrenadier-Division "Das Reich"
Awarded on:
September 8th, 1943
Deutsches Kreuz in Gold
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
SS-Hauptsturmführer (Captain)
Unit:
1. SS-Pionier-Bataillon "Das Reich"
Awarded on:
October 15th, 1943
Nahkampfspange in Bronze
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
SS-Hauptsturmführer (Captain)
Unit:
1. SS-Pionier-Bataillon "Das Reich"
Awarded on:
October 15th, 1943
Action:
Awarded for wounds received on July 24th, 1941, Mrch 1st, 1942, July 15th, 1943, September 12th, 1943 and October 11th, 1943.
Verwundetenabzeichen 1939 in Gold
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
SS-Hauptsturmführer (Captain)
Unit:
Chef 1. / SS-Pionier-Bataillon / SS-Panzergrenadier-Division "Das Reich"
Awarded on:
November 13th, 1943
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes
Details:
Vorläufiges Besitzzeugnis handed over on November 17th, 1943.
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
SS-Hauptsturmführer (Captain)
Unit:
1. / SS-Panzer-Pionier-Bataillon "Das Reich"
Awarded on:
April 13th, 1944
Nahkampfspange in Silber
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
SS-Hauptsturmführer (Captain)
Unit:
Stabskompanie / SS-Panzer-Pionier-Bataillon 2
Awarded on:
June 1st, 1944
Medaille

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