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Usinger, Christian

Date of birth:
August 21st, 1894 (Wilhelmshaven/Hannover, Germany)
Date of death:
April 2nd, 1949 (Soviet Union)
Nationality:
German

Biography

Christian Usinger was on April 21st 1945 appointed Kommandierender General I. Armeekorps as which he was taken POW by the Soviets on May 8th, 1945. He died in Soviet Imprisonment on April 2nd, 1949. He reached the rank of Generalleutnant.

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Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberst (Colonel)
Unit:
Artillerie-Kommandeur 110 (Arko 110)
Awarded on:
September 19th, 1942
Deutsches Kreuz in Gold
Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Generalmajor (Brigadier)
Unit:
Führer 81. Infanterie-Division
Awarded on:
September 15th, 1944
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes

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