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Boeckh-Behrens, Hans

Date of birth:
November 27th, 1898 (Wernigerode/Saxony, Germany)
Date of death:
February 13th, 1955 (Generalslager 48 Woikowo, Soviet Union)
Nationality:
German

Biography

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Hauptmann (Captain)
Unit:
Chef 3. / Infanterie-Regiment Deutsch-Eylau
Awarded on:
January 26th, 1935
Ehrenkreuz für Frontkämpfer
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberstleutnant
Unit:
Chef des Stabes Generalstab XXVI.Armee-Korps
Awarded on:
September 18th, 1939
Details:
Had already received the Iron Cross 2nd Class on 11th May 1915.
1939 Spange zum Eisernen Kreuzes 2er Klasse 1914
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberstleutnant
Unit:
Chef des Stabes Generalstab XXVI.Armee-Korps
Awarded on:
October 1st, 1939
Details:
Had already received the Iron Cross 1st Class on 19th April 1916.
1939 Spange zum Eisernen Kreuzes 1er Klasse 1914
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberstleutnant
Unit:
Ia Generalstab 16.Armee
Awarded on:
November 16th, 1939
Details:
Decorated on 19th December 1939.
Magyar Érdemrend Középkeresztje
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Generalmajor
Unit:
Führer-Reserve
Awarded on:
July 30th, 1942
Medaille
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Generalmajor
Unit:
Führer-Reserve
Awarded on:
January 30th, 1943
Details:
Received for operations as Chef Generalstabes 16.Armee / Heeresgrupe Nord.
Deutsches Kreuz in Gold
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Generalleutnant
Unit:
Kommandeur 32.Infanterie-Division
Awarded on:
November 6th, 1944
Wehrmachtbericht
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Generalleutnant (Major-general)
Unit:
Kommandeur, 32. Infanterie-Division, Heer
Awarded on:
December 9th, 1944
Details:
4161st Heer Award.
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes

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