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Großrock, Alfred

    Date of birth:
    January 2nd, 1918 (Ludwigsburg, Germany)
    Date of death:
    April 5th, 1945 (Hungary)
    Nationality:
    German (1933-1945, German Reich)

    Biography

    Joined NSDAP on 01-05-1937, Nr. unknown). Joined Waffen-SS on 01-11-1936 with No. 285 640.
    SS-Oberscharführer der Waffen-SS on 01-06-1942, SS-Untersturmführer der Waffen-SS on 09-11-1943 and SS-Obersturmführer der Waffen-SS on 30-01-1945.

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    Period:
    Second World War (1939-1945)
    Awarded on:
    June 2nd, 1940
    Eisernes Kreuz 2. Klasse
    Period:
    Second World War (1939-1945)
    Awarded on:
    August 4th, 1941
    Eisernes Kreuz 1. Klasse
    Period:
    Second World War (1939-1945)
    Rank:
    SS-Oberscharführer (Staff Sergeant)
    Unit:
    1. Kompanie, I. Abteilung, SS-Panzer-Regiment 5, SS-Panzergrenadier-Division "Wiking", Waffen-SS
    Awarded on:
    June 9th, 1943
    Deutsches Kreuz in Gold
    Period:
    Second World War (1939-1945)
    Rank:
    SS-Untersturmführer der Waffen-SS
    Unit:
    Zugführer 6. / SS-Panzer-Regiment 5 / 5.SS-Panzer-Division "Wiking" / Heeresgruppe Mitte
    Awarded on:
    August 12th, 1944
    Details:
    Submitted on July 19th 1944.
    Preliminary document and decoration on August 23rd 1944 to Heeresgruppe Mitte.
    Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes
    Period:
    Second World War (1939-1945)
    Details:
    Silver version
    Panzerkampfabzeichen (ohne Zahl)
    Period:
    Second World War (1939-1945)
    Details:
    Bronze version
    Infanterie-Sturmabzeichen

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