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Steinhardt, Dietrich

Date of birth:
June 24th, 1911 (Glaubitz/Saxony, Germany)
Date of death:
April 15th, 1942 (Mihalkino at the Lovat, Soviet Union)
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, German Reich)

Biography

Dietrich Steinhardt was killed in action on April 15th, 1942. At that moment he served as Kommandeur Infanterie-Regiment 51 with the rank of Hauptmann. He was posthumously promoted to Major.

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberleutnant (1st Lieutenant)
Unit:
Chef 2. / Infanterie-Regiment 51 (motorisiert)
Awarded on:
October 27th, 1939
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Hauptmann (Captain)
Unit:
III. / Infanterie-Regiment 51 (motorisiert)
Awarded on:
April 11th, 1942
Deutsches Kreuz in Gold

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