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Stemmermann, Wilhelm

Date of birth:
October 23rd, 1888 (Rastatt/Baden, Germany)
Date of death:
February 18th, 1944 (Potschapinzy/Tscherkassy, Ukraine)
Nationality:
German

Biography

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Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Generalmajor (Brigadegeneraal)
Unit:
13.Armeekorps (13e Legerkorps)
Awarded on:
September 12th, 1939
1939 Spange zum Eisernen Kreuzes 2er Klasse 1914
Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Generalmajor (Brigadegeneraal)
Unit:
13.Armeekorps (13e Legerkorps)
Awarded on:
September 23rd, 1939
1939 Spange zum Eisernen Kreuzes 1er Klasse 1914
Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Generalleutnant (Major-general)
Unit:
Kommandeur 296.Infanterie-Division (Commandant 296e Infanterie Divisie)
Awarded on:
January 11th, 1942
Details:
Award 52/36.
Deutsches Kreuz in Gold
Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
General der Artillerie (Luitenant-generaal der Artillerie)
Unit:
Kommandierender General XI.Armeekorps / 8.Armee / Heeresgruppe Süd
Awarded on:
February 7th, 1944
Details:
2650th Award.
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes
Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
General der Artillerie (Luitenant-generaal der Artillerie)
Unit:
Kommandierender General XI.Armeekorps (Commandant 11e Legerkorps)
Awarded on:
February 18th, 1944
Details:
399th Award.
Awarded posthumously
Ritterkreuz mit Eichenlaub
Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
February 20th, 1944
Wehrmachtbericht
Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
February 22nd, 1944
Wehrmachtbericht
Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberstleutnant (Luitenant-kolonel)
Unit:
23.Artillerieregiment (23e Artillerie Regiment)
Ehrenkreuz für Frontkämpfer
Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberst (Kolonel)
Unit:
13.Armeekorps (13e Legerkorps)
Medaille zur Erinnerung an den 13. März 1938
Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberst (Kolonel)
Unit:
13.Armeekorps (13e Legerkorps)
Medaille zur Erinnerung an den 1. Oktober 1938
Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberst (Kolonel)
Unit:
13.Armeekorps (13e Legerkorps)
Spange zur Medaille zur Erinnerung an den 1. Oktober 1938

Sources

  • Photo 1: STIWOT
  • Photo: STIWOT
  • - Die Ordensträger der Deutschen Wehrmacht (CD), VMD-Verlag GmbH, Osnabrück, 2002
    - Kwasny A., Kwasny G., Die Eichenlaubträger 1940-1945 (CD), Deutsches Wehrkundearchiv, Lage-Waddenhausen, 2001
    - Fellgiebel W.P., Elite of the Third Reich, The recipients of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross 1939-1945: A Reference, Helion & Company Limited, Solihull, 2003, ISBN 1-874622-46-9
    - Patzwall K., Scherzer V., Das Deutsche Kreuz 1941-1945, Geschichte und Inhaber Band II, Verlag Klaus D. Patzwall, Norderstedt, 2001, ISBN 3-931533-45-X
    - Die Träger des Ritterkreuzes des Eisernen Kreuzes 1939-1945
    - Personal Papers

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