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Behr, Baron von, Heinrich

Date of birth:
June 26th, 1902 (Roennen/Kurland, Germany)
Date of death:
August 14th, 1983 (Bonn/North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany)
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, German Reich)

Biography

Served in the West German Bundeswehr from 1956 untill 1962 and finally achieved the rank of Generalmajor.

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
April 20th, 1940
Eisernes Kreuz 2. Klasse
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
June 24th, 1940
Eisernes Kreuz 1. Klasse
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberst (Colonel)
Unit:
Kommandeur, Grenadier-Regiment 200 (motorisiert), 90. Panzergrenadier-Division, Heer
Awarded on:
February 23rd, 1944
Details:
2712th Heer Award.
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberst (Colonel)
Unit:
Kommandeur, Panzergrenadier-Regiment 200, 90. Panzergrenadier-Division, Heer
Awarded on:
January 9th, 1945
Details:
689th Award.
Ritterkreuz mit Eichenlaub

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