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Brockdorff-Ahlefeldt, Graf von, Walter

Date of birth:
July 13th, 1887 (Perleberg/Brandenburg, Germany)
Date of death:
May 9th, 1943 (Berlin-Zehlendorf/Prussia, Germany)
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, German Reich)

Biography

Died in the Reservelazarett 123.

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
September 19th, 1939
1939 Spange zum Eisernen Kreuzes 2er Klasse 1914
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
October 20th, 1939
1939 Spange zum Eisernen Kreuzes 1er Klasse 1914
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
General der Infanterie
Unit:
Kommandierender General II.Armeekorps / 16.Armee / Heeresgruppe Nord
Awarded on:
July 15th, 1941
Details:
348th Award.
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
General der Infanterie
Unit:
Kommandierender General II.Armee-Korps / 16.Armee / Heeresgruppe Nord
Awarded on:
June 27th, 1942
Details:
103rd Award.
Ritterkreuz mit Eichenlaub

Sources

  • Photo 1: Wehrkundearchiv
  • Photo: Deutsches Wehrkundearchiv
  • - Die Ordensträger der Deutschen Wehrmacht (CD), VMD-Verlag GmbH, Osnabrück, 2002
    - Kwasny A. und G., Die Eichenlaubträger 1940-1945, Deutsches Wehrkundearchiv, Lage-Waddenhausen, 2001
    - 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

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