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Böhme, Herbert

Date of birth:
April 21st, 1898 (Rattwitz/Silesia, Germany)
Date of death:
December 27th, 1943 (Russia)
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, German Reich)

Biography

Died on 27th December 1943 as Kommandeur Grenadier-Regiment (motorisiert) "Feldherrnhalle" with the rank of Oberst.

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Major
Unit:
Kommandeur III. / Infanterie-Regiment 28 / 8.Infanterie-Division
Awarded on:
July 19th, 1940
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes

Sources

  • - 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