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Barth, Joachim (Panzerjäger-Abteilung 13)

Date of birth:
April 20th, 1913 (Meißen/Saxony, Germany)
Date of death:
February 1st, 2002 (Bad Arolsen/Hesse, Germany)
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, German Reich)

Biography

After the Second World War, Joachim Barth served from 1956 until 1971 with the Bundeswehr, reaching the rank of Oberst.

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberleutnant (1st Lieutenant)
Unit:
3. Kompanie, Panzerjäger-Abteilung 13, 13. Infanterie-Division, Heer
Awarded on:
December 19th, 1941
Deutsches Kreuz in Gold
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Hauptmann (Captain)
Unit:
Kommandeur, Panzerjäger-Abteilung 13, 13. Infanterie-Division, Heer
Awarded on:
December 17th, 1942
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
1942
Medaille
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
January 7th, 1945
Ehrenblattspange des Heeres und Waffen-SS
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Details:
Silver version.
Panzerkampfabzeichen (ohne Zahl)

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