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Berner, Erhard

Date of birth:
September 12th, 1894 (Schellenberg/Saxony, Germany)
Date of death:
July 25th, 1960 (Hannover-Linden/Lower Saxony, Germany)
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, German Reich)

Biography

Promotions:
July 7th, 1915: Gefreiter;
September 22nd, 1915: Unteroffizier;
April 1st, 1917: Offiziers-Aspirant;
April 15th, 1917: Vizefeldwebel;
June 28th, 1917: Leutnant d.R.;
x?: Oberleutnant;
September 15, 1934: Hauptmann mit RDA vom 1-2-34 (58);
April 1st, 1939: Major (33);
February 1st, 1942: Oberstleutnant (178);
October 1st, 1943: Oberst (18b);
April 20th, 1945: Generalmajor.

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Major
Unit:
Infanterie-Regiment 508
Awarded on:
December 24th, 1941
Deutsches Kreuz in Gold
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberst
Unit:
Kommandeur Jäger-Regiment 28 / 8.Jäger-Division
Awarded on:
January 18th, 1945
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
November 25th, 1940
Details:
According to the Karteikarte awarded on 27-11-1940.
1939 Spange zum Eisernen Kreuzes 1er Klasse 1914
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
June 15th, 1940
Details:
According to the Karteikarte awarded on 11-6-1940.
1939 Spange zum Eisernen Kreuzes 2er Klasse 1914
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberst (Colonel)
Unit:
Kommandeur, Jäger-Regiment 28, 8. Jäger-Division, Heer
Awarded on:
June 17th, 1944
Ehrenblattspange des Heeres und Waffen-SS
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
October 2nd, 1936
Dienstauszeichnung der Wehrmacht 4.Klasse, 4 Jahre
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
December 30th, 1934
Ehrenkreuz für Frontkämpfer
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
August 13th, 1918
Eisernes Kreuz 1.Klasse (1914)
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
June 18th, 1915
Eisernes Kreuz 2.Klasse (1914)

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