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Danzer, Egon (FJR 3)

Date of birth:
January 4th, 1918 (Laa an der Thaya)
Date of death:
October 25th, 1989 (Linz, Austria)
Nationality:
Austrian (1938-1945, Reichsgau)

Biography

26.8.1939–20.7.1940: 7./ Fallschirm-Jäger-Regiment 1
21.7.1941–1.3.1942: 11./ Fallschirm-Jäger-Regiment 3 - 7. Flieger-Division
1.3.–17.5.1942: 16./ Fallschirm-Jäger-Regiment 3
18.5.1942–28.11.1944: 2./ II./ Fallschirm-Jäger-Regiment 3
29.11.1944 - 5.1945: 9./ III./ Fallschirm-Jäger-Regiment 3

ca. 1941: Oberjäger
1.8.1943: Feldwebel
1.11.1944: Oberfeldwebel
20.4..1945: Leutnant

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Feldwebel (Sergeant)
Unit:
Fallschirm-Jäger-Regiment 3, 1. Fallschirm-Jäger-Division
Awarded on:
February 7th, 1944
Other sources give 30.11.1943 or 27.10.1943
Deutsches Kreuz in Gold
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Jäger
Unit:
Fallschirm-Infanterie-Bataillon des Heeres
Awarded on:
July 1938
Fallschirmschützenabzeichen des Heeres
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Jäger
Unit:
7./ Fallschirm-Jäger-Regiment 1
Awarded on:
July 19th, 1939
Fallschirmschützenabzeichen der Luftwaffe
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Jäger
Unit:
7./ Fallschirm-Jäger-Regiment 1
Awarded on:
1939
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Jäger
Unit:
7./ Fallschirm-Jäger-Regiment 1
Awarded on:
May 4th, 1939
Medaille zur Erinnerung an den 1. Oktober 1938
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
May 4th, 1939
Medaille zur Erinnerung an den 1. Oktober 1938 mit Spange
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Jäger
Unit:
7./ Fallschirm-Jäger-Regiment 1
Awarded on:
1940
Dienstauszeichnung der Wehrmacht 4.Klasse, 4 Jahre
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberjäger
Unit:
7./ Fallschirm-Jäger-Regiment 1
Awarded on:
May 23rd, 1940
Eisernes Kreuz 2. Klasse
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberjäger
Unit:
7./ Falschirmjäger Rgt. 1
Awarded on:
June 22nd, 1941
Eisernes Kreuz 1. Klasse
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberjäger
Unit:
11./ Fallschirm-Jäger-Regiment 3
Awarded on:
October 25th, 1941
Verwundetenabzeichen 1939 in Schwarz
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberjäger
Unit:
11./ Fallschirm-Jäger-Regiment 3
Awarded on:
July 1942
Medaille
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberjäger
Unit:
16./ Fallschirm-Jäger-Regiment 3
Awarded on:
October 1st, 1942
Erdkampfabzeichen der Luftwaffe
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Unteroffizier
Unit:
2./ Fallschirm-Jäger-Regiment 3
Awarded on:
May 20th, 1943
Ärmelband Kreta

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