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Breger, Claus

Date of birth:
October 25th, 1910 (Pinnow/Pommerania, Germany)
Date of death:
December 17th, 1944 (Sankt Vith, Belgium)
Buried on:
German War Cemetery Stadtkyll
Row: 1. Grave: 17.
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, German Reich)

Biography

Claus Breger was posthumously promoted to Major.

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Stabsfeldwebel (Sergeant Major)
Unit:
1. Kompanie, I. Bataillon, Infanterie-Regiment 27, 12. Infanterie-Division, Heer
Awarded on:
February 16th, 1942
Deutsches Kreuz in Gold
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Stabsfeldwebel (Sergeant Major)
Unit:
Zugführer, 1. Kompanie, I. Bataillon, Infanterie-Regiment 27, 12. Infanterie-Division, Heer
Awarded on:
September 4th, 1942
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Hauptmann (Captain)
Unit:
Komandeur, 1. Kompanie, I. Bataillon, Füsilier-Regiment 27, 12. Volksgrenadier-Division, Heer
Awarded on:
January 14th, 1945
Details:
700th Award.
Awarded posthumously.
Ritterkreuz mit Eichenlaub

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