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Behr, Rudolf

Date of birth:
December 31st, 1916 (Ebensfeld/Bavaria, Germany)
Date of death:
July 23rd, 1943 (Hill 110,8-Tschistjakowo/Ukrain, Soviet Union)
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, German Reich)

Biography

In service from April 6th 1936. Rudolf Behr was killed on July 23rd, 1943 as Abteilungskommandeur with Panzer-Regiment 4. Was posthumously promoted to Major.

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
May 28th, 1940
Eisernes Kreuz 2. Klasse
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
June 17th, 1940
Eisernes Kreuz 1. Klasse
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Hauptmann (Captain)
Unit:
Kompaniechef, III. Abteilung, Panzer-Regiment 201, 23. Panzer-Division, Heer
Awarded on:
January 25th, 1943
Details:
Submitted on January 24th 1943.
Preliminary documwnt dated on February 10th 1943.
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes

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