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Altmann, Gustav

Date of birth:
April 13th, 1912 (Britz/Brandenburg, Germany)
Date of death:
February 20th, 1981 (Reinhardshagen/Hesse, Germany)
Nationality:
German

Biography

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
May 12th, 1940
Eisernes Kreuz 2. Klasse
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
May 12th, 1940
Eisernes Kreuz 1. Klasse
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberleutnant (1st Lieutenant)
Unit:
Führer, Sturmgruppe "Stahl", Sturm-Abteilung "Koch", 7. Flieger-Division, Luftwaffe
Awarded on:
May 12th, 1940
Action:
For his share in the attack on the Veldwezelt bridges, Belgium.
Details:
Was simultaniously promoted to Hauptmann.
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
June 9th, 1941
Wehrmachtbericht

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