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Harzer, Walter (Waffen-SS)

Date of birth:
September 29th, 1912 (Stuttgart-Feuerbach/Württemberg, Germany)
Date of death:
May 29th, 1982 (Stuttgart/Baden-Württemberg, Germany)
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, German Reich)

Biography

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
September 29th, 1939
Eisernes Kreuz 2. Klasse
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
October 26th, 1941
Eisernes Kreuz 1. Klasse
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
February 25th, 1942
Infanterie-Sturmabzeichen
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
August 15th, 1942
Medaille
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
SS-Obersturmbannführer (Lieutenant-colonel)
Unit:
Ia 9. SS-Panzer-Division “Hohenstaufen”
Awarded on:
August 19th, 1944
Deutsches Kreuz in Gold
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
SS-Obersturmbannführer (Lieutenant-colonel)
Unit:
Ia 9. SS-Panzer-Division “Hohenstaufen” / II. SS-Panzerkorps / Heeresgruppe B
Awarded on:
September 21st, 1944
Action:
Received for his part of the fightings during the Battle for Anrhem.
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes

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