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Aldrian, Franz

Date of birth:
September 20th, 1895 (Malborghet/Kärnten, Austria)
Nationality:
Austrian (1918-1938, Republic)

Biography

Promotions:
October 1st, 1936: Major;
June 1st, 1939: Oberstleutnant;
November 1st, 1943: Oberst.

Career:
April 1st, 1938: Heer, Wehrmacht (Deutsche Reich);
1938: Kommandant Ehrenkompanie der Militärakademie, Wiener-Neustadt;
1938 - November 10th, 1938: Stab / Gebirgsjäger-Regiment 100;
November 10th, 1938 - March 31st, 1939: Kommandeur I. / Gebirgsjäger-Regiment 98;
April 1st, 1939 - August 26th, 1939: z.V. Oberbefehlshaber des Heeres;
?: Leiter, WMA, Landsberg am Lech;
?: Sachbearbeiter für Gebirgsfragen, Stab / 4. Gebirgs-Division;
1944: Kommandeur, Radfahr-Sicherungs-Regiment 4.

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Periode:
First World War (1914-1918)
Awarded on:
February 1917
Silberne Tapferkeitsmedaille (Silberne Tapferkeitsmedaille II. Klasse)
Periode:
First World War (1914-1918)
Awarded on:
May 29th, 1918
Details:
Awarded with "Kriegsdekoration und Schwertern".
Militär-Verdienstmedaille in Bronze
Periode:
First World War (1914-1918)
Awarded on:
July 1918
Details:
Awarded "mit Kriegsdekoration und Schwertern"
Militärverdienstkreuz III. Klasse
Awarded on:
December 5th, 1919
Allgemeines Kärntner Kreuz für Tapferkeit
Awarded on:
April 3rd, 1920
Besonderes Kärntner Kreuz für Tapferkeit
Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Unit:
Leiter, WMA, Landsberg am Lech
Awarded on:
January 30th, 1942
Kriegsverdienstkreuz 2.Klasse mit Schwertern
Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberst (Colonel)
Unit:
Kommandeur, Radfahr-Sicherungs-Regiment 4, 9. Infanterie-Division, Heer
Awarded on:
August 28th, 1944
Details:
By the time of the presentation, teh unit was already placed under the Heeresgruppe Südukraine.
Deutsches Kreuz in Gold
Periode:
First World War (1914-1918)
Details:
Awarded with Swords.
Kriegserinnerungsmedaille
Goldene Verdienstzeichen der Republik Österreich

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