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Forstmann, Gustav

Date of birth:
June 10th, 1908 (Kiel/Schleswig-Holstein, Germany)
Date of death:
February 2nd, 1985 (Wedel/Schleswig-Holstein, Germany)
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, German Reich)

Biography

Gustav Forstmann after the Second World War serve with the Bundeswehr, reaching the rank of Kapitän zur See.

Career:
?: Chef 1.Räumbootflottille;
?: 1. Admiralstabsoffizier beim Führer der Minensuchverbände Ost;
1945 - March 31st, 1946: POW.

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Korvettenkapitän (Lieutenant Commander)
Unit:
Chef 1. Räumbootsflottille
Awarded on:
July 28th, 1941
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Fregattenkapitän (Commander)
Unit:
1. Admiralstabsoffizier, Führer der Minensuchverbände Ost
Awarded on:
December 9th, 1944
Deutsches Kreuz in Gold

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