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Prüß, Walter

Date of birth:
December 4th, 1911 (Harmsdorf/Schleswig-Holstein, Germany)
Date of death:
November 13th, 2003 (Harmsdorf/Schleswig-Holstein, Germany)
Nationality:
German

Biography

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Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
August 8th, 1940
Eisernes Kreuz 1. Klasse
Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberfeldwebel (Warrant Officer)
Unit:
6. Kompanie, Infanterie-Regiment (motorisiert) 76, 20. Infanterie-Division (motorisiert), Heer
Awarded on:
June 11th, 1942
Deutsches Kreuz in Gold
Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Leutnant (2nd Lieutenant)
Unit:
Führer, 6. Kompanie, II. Bataillon, Grenadier-Regiment (motorisiert) 76, 20. Infanterie-Division (motorisiert), Heer
Awarded on:
September 10th, 1944
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes
Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberleutnant (1st Lieutenant)
Unit:
Chef, 8. Kompanie, II. Bataillon, Panzergrenadier-Regiment 76, 20. Panzergrenadier-Division, Heer
Awarded on:
March 23rd, 1945
Details:
796th Award.
Ritterkreuz mit Eichenlaub
Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
November 7th, 1939
Eisernes Kreuz 2. Klasse
Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Details:
Bronze version.
Infanterie-Sturmabzeichen

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