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Rabe von Pappenheim, Friedrich-Carl

Date of birth:
October 5th, 1894 (Münster/Westernphalia, Germany)
Date of death:
June 9th, 1977 (Hamm, Germany)
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, German Reich)

Biography

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Generalleutnant (Major-general)
Unit:
Kommandeur 97.Jäger-Division
Awarded on:
November 8th, 1944
Deutsches Kreuz in Gold
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Generalleutnant (Major-general)
Unit:
Kommandeur 97.Jäger-Division
Awarded on:
April 30th, 1945
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes
Period:
First World War (1914-1918)
Awarded on:
January 12th, 1915
Eisernes Kreuz 2.Klasse (1914)
Period:
First World War (1914-1918)
Awarded on:
April 19th, 1917
Eisernes Kreuz 1.Klasse (1914)
Awarded on:
September 6th, 1937
Suomen valkoisen ruusun ritarikunta (SVR)
Awarded on:
November 26th, 1937
Ordine della Corona d'Italia - Ufficiale
Awarded on:
January 20th, 1938
Order of the White Eagle
Awarded on:
February 19th, 1938
Ridder in de Orde van Oranje Nassau (ON.5)
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
June 17th, 1940
1939 Spange zum Eisernen Kreuzes 2er Klasse 1914
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
April 10th, 1941
1939 Spange zum Eisernen Kreuzes 1er Klasse 1914
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
February 21st, 1944
Action:
In the southern sector of the Eastern Front have the Bavarian 97 Rifle Division under the command of Major General Rabe v. Papenheim and the East Prussian 24 Armoured Division under the leadership of Major General Reichsfreiherr v. Edelsheim particularly excelled.
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