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Biermeier, Fritz

Date of birth:
May 19th, 1913 (Augsburg/Bavaria, Germany)
Date of death:
October 11th, 1944 (near Modlin, Poland)
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, German Reich)

Biography

SS-Nr. 142-869.

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
SS-Untersturmführer (2nd Lieutenant)
Awarded on:
March 12th, 1938
Ehrendegen des Reichsführers-SS
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
June 22nd, 1940
Eisernes Kreuz 2. Klasse
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
October 7th, 1941
Eisernes Kreuz 1. Klasse
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
March 23rd, 1943
Details:
Silver version.
Panzerkampfabzeichen (ohne Zahl)
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
SS-Hauptsturmführer (Captain)
Unit:
Führer II. / SS-Panzer-Regiment 3 / SS-Panzer-Division "Totenkopf" / 1.Panzerarmee / Heeresgruppe Süd
Awarded on:
December 14th, 1943
Details:
2415th Award.
Submitted on December 6th 1943.
Preliminary document dated on December 17th 1943.
Awarding date of December 14th, 1943 according to his Personalakte, Bundesarchiv and not December 10th as in many sources is mentioned.
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
September 8th, 1944
Verwundetenabzeichen 1939 in Silber
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
October 1st, 1944
Panzerkampfabzeichen II Stufe
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
SS-Sturmbannführer
Unit:
Kommandeur 11. / SS-Panzer-Regiment 3 / 3.SS-Panzer-Division „Totenkopf“ / IV.SS-Panzer-Korps / Heeresgruppe Mitte
Awarded on:
December 26th, 1944
Details:
685th Award.
Ritterkreuz mit Eichenlaub

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