October 1st, 1940: Gefreiter;
October 1st, 1941: Obergefreiter;
November 1st, 1941: Unteroffizier;
October 1st, 1943: Feldwebel.
The date of death on March 29th, 1945 is a presumed date. tHis is the date on which a letter of deathnotice to the family was dated (without mentioning the actual date of death) with which they receivd the Wehrpass. The lates operational account in the Wehrpass ws dated January 23rd, 1945. The actual date of death wil probably be close to tthat January 23rd or between January 23rd and March 29th, 1945.
Most probably Prieler was reported missing in action.
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