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Bieber, Martin

Date of birth:
November 10th, 1900 (Tabers/Thuringia, Germany)
Date of death:
October 19th, 1974 (Düsseldorf/North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany)
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, German Reich)

Biography

Martin Bieber finally reached the rank of Generalmajor.

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
June 10th, 1940
Details:
Had already received the Iron Cross 2nd Class on 4th November 1917.
1939 Spange zum Eisernen Kreuzes 2er Klasse 1914
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
June 24th, 1940
Details:
Had already received the Iron Cross 1st Class on 22nd September 1918.
1939 Spange zum Eisernen Kreuzes 1er Klasse 1914
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Major
Unit:
II. / Infanterie-Regiment 167
Awarded on:
January 2nd, 1942
Details:
Award 44/40.
Deutsches Kreuz in Gold
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberst
Unit:
Kommandeur Grenadier-Regiment 184 / 86.Infanterie-Division / XXXXI.Panzer-Korps / 9.Armee / Heeresgruppe Mitte
Awarded on:
July 28th, 1943
Details:
1901st award.
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberst
Unit:
Führer Divisionsgruppe 86 / Korps-Abteilung E (XX.Armee-Korps) / 2Armee / Heeresgruppe Mitte
Awarded on:
September 2nd, 1944
Details:
566th Award.
Ritterkreuz mit Eichenlaub
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Details:
Silver version.
Infanterie-Sturmabzeichen

Sources

  • Photo 1: Wehrkundearchiv
  • Photo: Deutsches Wehrkundearchiv
  • - Die Ordensträger der Deutschen Wehrmacht (CD), VMD-Verlag GmbH, Osnabrück, 2002
    - Kwasny A., Kwasny G., Die Eichenlaubträger 1940-1945 (CD), Deutsches Wehrkundearchiv, Lage-Waddenhausen, 2001
    - Fellgiebel W.P., Elite of the Third Reich, The recipients of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross 1939-1945: A Reference, Helion & Company Limited, Solihull, 2003, ISBN 1-874622-46-9
    - Patzwall K., Scherzer V., Das Deutsche Kreuz 1941-1945, Geschichte und Inhaber Band II, Verlag Klaus D. Patzwall, Norderstedt, 2001, ISBN 3-931533-45-X

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