Jensen, Fredrik

    Date of birth:
    March 25th, 1921 (Christiania (Oslo), Norwegia)
    Date of death:
    July 31st, 2011 (Ystad, Sweden)
    Nationality:
    Norwegian (1905-present, Kingdom)

    Biography

    SS-Obersturmführer Fredrik Jansen was the highest decorated Norwegian in the Waffen-SS. He was wounded five times during the war.

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    Period:
    Second World War (1939-1945)
    Rank:
    SS-Hauptsturmführer (Captain)
    Unit:
    5. SS-Panzer-Division "Wiking", Waffen-SS
    Awarded on:
    June 15th, 1943
    Eisernes Kreuz 1. Klasse
    Period:
    Second World War (1939-1945)
    Rank:
    SS-Obersturmführer (Lieutenant)
    Unit:
    7. Kompanie, II. Bataillon, SS-Panzergrenadier-Regiment 9 "Germania", 5. SS-Panzer-Division "Wiking", Waffen-SS
    Awarded on:
    December 7th, 1944
    Deutsches Kreuz in Gold
    Period:
    Second World War (1939-1945)
    Details:
    Silver version
    Frontkjempermerket

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