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Below, von, Fritz

Date of birth:
March 18th, 1909 (Eberswalde/Brandenburg, Germany)
Date of death:
August 30th, 1959 (Selestat/Alsace, France)
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, German Reich)

Biography

Dr. Ing. Fritz von Below was killed in an accident on August 30th, 1959.

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Major
Unit:
Führer Grenadier-Regiment 669
Awarded on:
May 5th, 1944
Ehrenblattspange des Heeres und Waffen-SS
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberstleutnant (Lieutenant-colonel)
Unit:
Kommandeur Grenadier-Regiment 669 / 371. Infanterie-Division
Awarded on:
September 21st, 1944
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes

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