Windbiel, Anton

Date of birth:
August 16th, 1910 (Heidelberg/Baden, Germany)
Date of death:
June 21st, 1986 (Karlsruhe/Baden-Württemberg, Germany)
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, German Reich)

Biography

Promotions:
October 1st, 1934: Leutnant;
October 1st, 1937: Oberleutnant;
January 1st, 1942: Hauptmann;
January 1st, 1943: Major (RDA: -31-).

Career:
November 11th, 1943: Kommandeur, III. Bataillon, Jäger-Regiment 56;
April 15th, 1944: Kommandeur, Feld-Ersatz-Bataillon 5;
September 11th, 1944: Führerreserve OKH;
September 25th, 1944: 19. Regimentsführerlehrgang;
November 19th, 1944: Führerreserve OKH;
March 6th, 1945: mdFb, Grenadier-Regiment 467, 256. Volksgrenadier-Division;
March 20th, 1945: Führer Stosstruppschule Heeresgruppe B.

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberleutnant (1st Lieutenant)
Awarded on:
March 18th, 1941
Kriegsverdienstkreuz 2.Klasse mit Schwertern
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberleutnant (1st Lieutenant)
Awarded on:
July 11th, 1941
Eisernes Kreuz 2. Klasse
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberleutnant (1st Lieutenant)
Awarded on:
September 7th, 1941
Eisernes Kreuz 1. Klasse
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberleutnant (1st Lieutenant)
Awarded on:
December 2nd, 1941
Details:
Silver version.
Infanterie-Sturmabzeichen
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Hauptmann (Captain)
Unit:
Führer, III. Bataillon, Jäger-Regiment 56, 5. leichte Division, Heer
Awarded on:
May 1st, 1942
Deutsches Kreuz in Gold
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Hauptmann (Captain)
Unit:
Führer, III. Bataillon, Jäger-Regiment 56, 5. leichte Division, Heer
Awarded on:
May 11th, 1942
Panzervernichtungsabzeichen in Silber
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Hauptmann (Captain)
Awarded on:
July 30th, 1942
Medaille
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Hauptmann (Captain)
Unit:
Führer, III. Bataillon, Jäger-Regiment 56, 5. Jäger-Division, Heer
Awarded on:
November 21st, 1942
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes

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