Wittgenstein, Freiherr von , Leo-Volkhard

Date of birth:
July 13th, 1913 (Posen an der Warthe/Posen, Germany)
Date of death:
February 22nd, 1945 (Bonn/Rhineprovince, Germany)
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, German Reich)

Biography

Leo-Volkard von Wittgenstein was killed in an accident on February 22nd, 1945. At that moment he served as Major im Generalstab.

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberleutnant (1st Lieutenant)
Unit:
Infanterie-Regiment 410
Awarded on:
November 16th, 1941
Deutsches Kreuz in Gold
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Hauptmann (Captain)
Unit:
Kommandeur III. / Grenadier-Regiment 410
Awarded on:
April 6th, 1943
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes

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