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Kämpfe, Helmut

Date of birth:
July 31st, 1909 (Jena/Saxe-Weimar, Germany)
Date of death:
June 10th, 1944 (Breuilaufa, France)
Buried on:
German War Cemetery Berneuil
Plot: 1. Row: 6. Grave: 176.
Nationality:
German

Biography

Helmut Kämpfe was after taken prisoner, killed by Franch resistance fighters.

Promotions:
September 1st, 1943: SS-Sturmbannführer der Reserve (RDA September 1st, 1943.

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Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
August 26th, 1941
Eisernes Kreuz 2. Klasse
Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
November 7th, 1941
Eisernes Kreuz 1. Klasse
Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
April 2nd, 1942
(Allgemeines) Sturmabzeichen (ohne zahlen), I.Stufe
Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
July 13th, 1942
Medaille
Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
March 11th, 1943
Verwundetenabzeichen 1939 in Gold
Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
SS-Hauptsturmführer der Reserve (Captain of Reserves)
Unit:
2. / SS-Panzer-Aufklärungs-Abteilung 2 "Das Reich"
Awarded on:
March 11th, 1943
Deutsches Kreuz in Gold
Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
April 20th, 1943
Nahkampfspange in Bronze
Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
October 30th, 1943
Nahkampfspange in Silber
Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
SS-Sturmbannführer der Reserve (Major of Reserves)
Unit:
Kommandeur III. / SS-Panzergrenadier-Regiment 4 "Der Führer"
Awarded on:
December 10th, 1943
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes
Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
SS-Sturmbannführer der Reserve (Major of Reserves)
Unit:
Bataillonskommandeur III. / SS-Panzergrenadier-Regiment 4
Nahkampfspange in Gold

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