Beukemann, Helmuth

Date of birth:
May 9th, 1894 (Hamburg, Germany)
Date of death:
July 13th, 1981 (Hamburg/Lower Saxony, Germany)
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, German Reich)

Biography

Promotions:
May 4th, 1914: Fänhnrich;
October 21st, 1914: Leutnant;
June 20th, 1918: Oberleutnant G7g;
February 1st, 1928: Hauptmann (28);
December 1st, 1934: Major (15);
October 1st, 1937: Oberstleutnant (3);
September 1st, 1940: Oberst (3);
November 1st, 1942: Generalmajor (17c);
May 1st, 1943: Generalleutnant (2c).

Career:
September 1st, 1939: Kdr. I./Inf.Rgt. 89;
January 13th, 1940: Kdr. Inf.Rgt. 382;
August 18th, 1942: Führer-Reserve OKH;
September 15th, 1942: mdFb 75. Inf.Div.;
November 1st, 1942: Kdr. 75. Inf.Div.;
July 10th, 1944: Führer-Reserve OKH;
September 4th, 1944: Kdr. Div.Kdo. zbV 539.

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Period:
First World War (1914-1918)
Awarded on:
September 9th, 1914
Eisernes Kreuz 2.Klasse (1914)
Period:
First World War (1914-1918)
Awarded on:
May 23rd, 1916
Eisernes Kreuz 1.Klasse (1914)
Rank:
Oberstleutnant (Lieutenant-colonel)
Unit:
Lehrer Kriegsschule München, Heer
Awarded on:
October 2nd, 1936
Dienstauszeichnung der Wehrmacht 4.Klasse, 4 Jahre
Rank:
Oberstleutnant (Lieutenant-colonel)
Unit:
Lehrer Kriegsschule München, Heer
Awarded on:
October 2nd, 1936
Dienstauszeichnung der Wehrmacht  3.Klasse, 12 Jahre
Rank:
Oberstleutnant (Lieutenant-colonel)
Unit:
Lehrer Kriegsschule München, Heer
Awarded on:
October 2nd, 1936
Dienstauszeichnung der Wehrmacht  2. Klasse, 18 Jahre
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberstleutnant (Lieutenant-colonel)
Unit:
I. / Infanterie-Regiment 89, Heer
Awarded on:
September 21st, 1939
Awarded for:
Operation Fall Weiss
Details:
Kommandeur
1939 Spange zum Eisernen Kreuzes 2er Klasse 1914
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberstleutnant (Lieutenant-colonel)
Unit:
I. / Infanterie-Regiment 89, Heer
Awarded on:
October 15th, 1939
Awarded for:
Operation Fall Weiss
Details:
Kommandeur
1939 Spange zum Eisernen Kreuzes 1er Klasse 1914
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberst (Colonel)
Unit:
Infanterie-Regiment 382, 164.Infanterie-Division, Heer
Awarded on:
May 14th, 1941
Details:
Kommandeur
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberst (Colonel)
Awarded on:
1942
Action:
For defence fightings in July/August 1942.
Medaglia d'argento al Valore Militare
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Generalleutnant (Major-general)
Unit:
75. Infanterie-Division, Heer
Awarded on:
January 20th, 1944
Details:
Kommandeur
Deutsches Kreuz in Gold
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Details:
Silver version.
Infanterie-Sturmabzeichen
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberst (Colonel)
Unit:
Kommandeur, Infanterie-Regiment 382, 164. Infanterie-Division, Heer
Awarded on:
May 1st, 1941
Details:
No Vorschlagsnummer.
Anerkennungsurkunde des Oberbefehlshabers des Heeres

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