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Weber, Hans-Joachim

Date of birth:
June 4th, 1914 (Saarbrücken/Rhine Province, Germany)
Date of death:
April 6th, 1985 (Oberstaufen/Bavaria, Germany)
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, Third Reich)

Biography

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Hauptmann der Reserve (Captain of Reserves)
Unit:
Füsilier-Regiment 27, 12. Infanterie-Division, Heer
Awarded on:
July 22nd, 1944
Deutsches Kreuz in Gold
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Hauptmann der Reserve (Captain of Reserves)
Unit:
Kommandeur, III. Bataillon, Füsilier-Regiment 27, 12. Volksgrenadier-Division, Heer
Awarded on:
December 27th, 1944
Awarded for his achievements in attack and defense during the opening days of the German Ardennes offensive, with his regiment fighting as part of the I. SS-Panzer-Korps.
According to Fellgiebel awarded as Hauptmann.
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberleutnant (1st Lieutenant)
Unit:
Btl.Adj., III. Bataillon, Infanterie-Regiment 27, 12. Infanterie-Division, Heer
Awarded on:
August 14th, 1942
Anerkennungsurkunde des Oberbefehlshabers des Heeres
1125th Award.
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
May 27th, 1940
Eisernes Kreuz 1. Klasse

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