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Becker, Carl Hans Wilhelm Ludwig

Date of birth:
January 16th, 1895 (Varel/Lower Saxony, Germany)
Date of death:
March 24th, 1966 (Heidelberg/Baden-Württemberg, Germany)
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, German Reich)

Biography

His last achieved rank was Generalleutnant.

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
October 12th, 1939
Details:
Had already received the Iron Cross 2nd Class on July 23rd 1915.
1939 Spange zum Eisernen Kreuzes 2er Klasse 1914
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
June 10th, 1940
Details:
Had already received the Iron Cross 1st Class on June 17th 1917.
1939 Spange zum Eisernen Kreuzes 1er Klasse 1914
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberst (Colonel)
Unit:
Kommandeur Infanterie-Regiment 18
Awarded on:
September 29th, 1941
Details:
393rd Award.
Was written in the Ehrenblatt and received the Spange, when it was introduced.
Ehrenblattspange des Heeres und Waffen-SS
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberst (Colonel)
Unit:
Kommandeur Infanterie-Regiment 18
Awarded on:
October 4th, 1941
Details:
393rd Award.
Anerkennungsurkunde des Oberbefehlshabers des Heeres
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberst (Colonel)
Unit:
Kommandeur, Infanterie-Regiment 18, 6. Infanterie-Division, Heer
Awarded on:
October 18th, 1941
Details:
Award 1/30
Deutsches Kreuz in Gold
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberst (Colonel)
Unit:
Kommandeur, Infanterie-Regiment 18, 6. Infanterie-Division, Heer
Awarded on:
October 29th, 1942
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
October 24th, 1943
Wehrmachtbericht
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
October 10th, 1944
Wehrmachtbericht
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Generalleutnant (Major-general)
Unit:
Kommandeur, 253. Infanterie-Division, Heer
Awarded on:
April 14th, 1945
Details:
829th Award.
Ritterkreuz mit Eichenlaub

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