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Sann, Fritz

Date of birth:
July 29th, 1913 (Kallies/Pommerania, Germany)
Date of death:
May 31st, 1972 (Obernkirchen/Lower Saxony, Germany)
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, Third Reich)

Biography

Was after receiving his Knights Cross transferred to become Kommandeur Kriegsmarine Infanterie-Regiment 8.
After the Second World War he served in the Bundeswehr and finally reached the rank of Oberstleutnant. He retired on 30th September 1969.

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Hauptmann (Captain)
Unit:
4. Kompanie, I. Bataillon, Grenadier-Regiment 479, 258. Infanterie-Division, Heer
Awarded on:
April 17th, 1943
Deutsches Kreuz in Gold
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Major
Unit:
Führer Infanterie-Regiment Riedel / Infanterie-Division Pommernland
Awarded on:
April 14th, 1945
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
January 3rd, 1942
Eisernes Kreuz 1. Klasse
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Major
Unit:
Divisions-Füsilier-Bataillon 258, 258. Infanterie-Division, Heer
Awarded on:
August 15th, 1944
Ehrenblattspange des Heeres und Waffen-SS

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