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Bergmann, Heinz

Date of birth:
June 19th, 1914 (Berlin/Prussia, Germany)
Date of death:
April 30th, 1997 (Ingolstadt/Bavaria, Germany)
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, German Reich)

Biography

In service from November 1st 1935.

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
May 25th, 1940
Eisernes Kreuz 2. Klasse
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
May 15th, 1944
Eisernes Kreuz 1. Klasse
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberfeldwebel (Warrant Officer)
Unit:
Zugführer 4. / Panzer-Regiment 26 / Panzer-Division Großdeutschland / 3.Panzerarmee / Heeresgruppe Mitte
Awarded on:
November 26th, 1944
Details:
Submitted on November 14th 1944.
Preliminary document dated on December 3rd 1944.
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Details:
Silver version
Panzerkampfabzeichen (ohne Zahl)

Sources

  • Photo 1: Deutsches Wehrkundearchiv
  • Photo: Deutsches Wehrkundearchiv
  • - 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
    - Tegethoff R., Die RK-Träger des Panzerkorps GD
    - Federl, C., Die Ritterkreuzträger der Deutschen Panzerdivisionen 1939-1945, VDM Heinz Nickel, Zweibrücken, Germany, 2000

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