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Bidermann, Gottlob-Herbert (Gren.Reg.437)

Date of birth:
August 28th, 1920 (Stuttgart/Württemberg, Germany)
Date of death:
September 1st, 2010 (Dornstetten, Freudenstadt - Germany)
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, Third Reich)

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Gefreiter (Lance Corporal)
Unit:
14. / Infanterie-Regiment 437 / 132.Infanterie-Division
Awarded on:
November 1941
Received for inflicting a wound on November 12th 1941.
Verwundetenabzeichen 1939 in Schwarz
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Gefreiter (Lance Corporal)
Unit:
14. / Infanterie-Regiment 437 / 132.Infanterie-Division
Awarded on:
December 30th, 1941
Eisernes Kreuz 2. Klasse
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Gefreiten
Unit:
14. / Infanterie-Regiment 437 / 132.Infanterie-Division
Awarded on:
December 31st, 1941
Eisernes Kreuz 1. Klasse
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Gefreiter (Lance Corporal)
Unit:
14. / Infanterie-Regiment 437 / 132.Infanterie-Division
Awarded on:
December 31st, 1941
Infanterie-Sturmabzeichen
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Unteroffizier (Corporal)
Unit:
14. (Panzer-Jäger) Kompanie, III. Bataillon, Grenadier-Regiment 437, 132. Infanterie-Division, Heer
Awarded on:
December 16th, 1942
Krimschild (Stiftungs ausführing)
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Leutnant (2nd Lieutenant)
Unit:
Grenadier-Regiment 437, 132. Infanterie-Division, Heer
Awarded on:
February 21st, 1944
According to Patzwall / Scherzer the rank is Leutnant d.R.
Deutsches Kreuz in Gold
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Leutnant der Reserve (2nd Lieutenant of Reserves)
Unit:
Stab I. / Grenadier-Regiment 437 / 132.Infanterie-Division
Awarded on:
March 2nd, 1944
Nahkampfspange in Bronze
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Leutnant der Reserve (2nd Lieutenant of Reserves)
Unit:
Grenadier-Regiment 437 / 132.Infanterie-division
Awarded on:
April 14th, 1944
Received for being wounded 3 times on November 12th 1941, January 16th 1944 and February 28th 1944.

Verwundetenabzeichen 1939 in Silber
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Leutnant (2nd Lieutenant)
Unit:
Stab, I. Bataillon, Grenadier-Regiment 437, 132. Infanterie-Division, Heer
Awarded on:
September 16th, 1944
Anerkennungsurkunde des Oberbefehlshabers des Heeres
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Leutnant (2nd Lieutenant)
Unit:
Stab, I. Bataillon, Grenadier-Regiment 437, 132. Infanterie-Division, Heer
Awarded on:
September 16th, 1944
Ehrenblattspange des Heeres und Waffen-SS
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Leutnant (2nd Lieutenant)
Unit:
Stab I. / Grenadier-Regiment 437 / 132.Infanterie-Division
Awarded on:
October 31st, 1944
Received for being wounded 5 times on November 12th 1941, January 16th 1944, February 28th 1944, July 5th 1944 and July 25th 1944.
Verwundetenabzeichen 1939 in Gold
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Leutnant der Reserve (2nd Lieutenant of Reserves)
Unit:
Stab II. / Grenadier-Regiment 437 / 132.Infanterie-Division
Awarded on:
November 25th, 1944
Nahkampfspange in Silber
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Leutnant der Reserve (2nd Lieutenant of Reserves)
Unit:
Stab II. / Grenadier-Regiment 437 / 132.Infanterie-Division
Awarded on:
January 2nd, 1945
Received for destroying a Russian T34 tank with a Panzerfaust on December 12th 1944
Panzervernichtungsabzeichen in Silber
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Leutnant der Reserve (2nd Lieutenant of Reserves)
Awarded on:
1945
Ärmelband Kurland
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
1942
Medaille
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
1943
Medalia

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