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Altrichter, Friedrich

Date of birth:
September 3rd, 1890 (Berlin/Prussia, Germany)
Date of death:
April 14th, 1949 (Bedaik, Soviet Union)
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, Third Reich)

Biography

Last achieved rank was Generalleutnant.

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Period:
First World War (1914-1918)
Awarded on:
May 7th, 1915
Period:
First World War (1914-1918)
Unit:
99. Reserve-Infanterie-Brigade
Awarded on:
July 1st, 1916
Eisernes Kreuz 1.Klasse (1914)
Period:
First World War (1914-1918)
Awarded on:
December 12th, 1917
Hamburgisches Hanseatenkreuz
Awarded on:
January 17th, 1920
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
January 1st, 1935
Ehrenkreuz für Frontkämpfer
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
September 27th, 1939
1939 Spange zum Eisernes Kreuz 2er Klasse 1914
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Generalmajor (Brigadier)
Unit:
Kommandeur, 58. Infanterie-Division, Heer
Awarded on:
January 24th, 1942
Deutsches Kreuz in Gold
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
August 27th, 1942
Medaille
Dienstauszeichnung der Wehrmacht  1.Klasse, 25 Jahre
Medaille zur Erinnerung an den 1. Oktober 1938

Sources

  • - Die Ordensträger der Deutschen Wehrmacht (CD), VMD-Verlag GmbH, Osnabrück, 2002
    - Patzwall K., Scherzer V., Das Deutsche Kreuz 1941-1945, Geschichte und Inhaber Band II, Verlag Klaus D. Patzwall, Norderstedt, 2001
    - Awarding document DKiG via Hermann Historica 52.Auktion catalogue
    - Lexikon der Wehrmacht

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