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Alber, Hermann

Date of birth:
November 12th, 1915 (Neckargartach/Heilbronn, Duitsland)
Date of death:
August 2nd, 1944 (Montchauvet/Île-de-France, France)
Nationality:
German

Biography

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
August 6th, 1944
Eisernes Kreuz 2. Klasse
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
August 7th, 1944
Eisernes Kreuz 1. Klasse
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
SS-Sturmmann der Reserve
Unit:
Truppmelder 9. / SS-Panzer-Grenadier-Regiment 20 / 9.SS-Panzer-Division "Hohenstaufen" / II.SS-Panzerkorps / 6.SS-Panzerarmee / Heeresgruppe West
Awarded on:
December 26th, 1944
Details:
Posthumously awarded
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes

Sources

  • - Die Ordensträger der Deutschen Wehrmacht (CD), VMD-Verlag GmbH, Osnabrück, 2002
    - Fellgiebel W.P., Elite of the Third Reich, The recipients of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross 1939-1945: A Reference, Helion & Company Limited, Solihull, 2003, ISBN 1-874622-46-9
    - Krätschmer, Ernst-Günther, Die Ritterkreuzträger der Waffen-SS, Plesse Verlag, Göttingen 1955
    - Schneider J.W., Their Honor was Loyalty!, R. James Bender Publishing, 1977