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Boer, de, Johannes "Johann"

    Date of birth:
    September 5th, 1897 (Altona/Saxony, Germany)
    Date of death:
    March 14th, 1986 (Hamburg/Hamburg, Germany)
    Nationality:
    German (1933-1945, German Reich)

    Biography

    Promotions:
    October 1st, 1943: Generalmajor;
    April 1st, 1944: Generalleutnant.

    Career:
    1914: Armee;
    June 30th, 1920: Resigned;
    1920 - 1935: Polizeidienst;
    October 15th, 1935: Wehrmacht;
    October 12th, 1937 - September 29th, 1939: Kommandeur I. / Artillerie-Regiment 56;
    September 30th, 1939 - April 25th, 1943: Kommandeur Artillerie-Regiment 22;
    August 5th, 1943 - November 9th, 1944: Kommandeur 26. Infanterie-Division;
    November 10th, 1944 - May 8th, 1945: Kommandeur 208. Infanterie-Division.

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    Period:
    Second World War (1939-1945)
    Rank:
    Oberstleutnant (Lieutenant-colonel)
    Unit:
    Kommandeur, Artillerie-Regiment 22, 22. Infanterie-Division, Heer
    Awarded on:
    June 19th, 1940
    Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes
    Period:
    Second World War (1939-1945)
    Rank:
    Oberstleutnant (Lieutenant-colonel)
    Unit:
    Kommandeur, Artillerie-Regiment 22, 22. Infanterie-Division, Heer
    Awarded on:
    January 22nd, 1942
    Deutsches Kreuz in Gold
    Period:
    Second World War (1939-1945)
    Details:
    With swords.
    Ordinul Corona Romaneii Commander

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