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Böttcher, Karl Heinrich
- Date of birth:
- October 25th, 1889 (Thorn/Western Prussia, Germany)
- Date of death:
- February 9th, 1975 (Bad Wimpfen/Baden-Württemberg, Germany)
- German (1933-1945, German Reich)
March 1st, 1942: Generalleutnant.
1909: Artillerie-Regiment 59;
September 1939 - December 1941: Arko 104;
December 1941 - February 1943: Kommandeur 21. Panzer-Division;
April 1943 - September 1943: Kommandeur 326. Infanterie-Division;
October 1943 - December 1943: Kommandeur 347. Infanterie-Division;
March 1944 - March 1945: Harko 305;
March 1945 - May 8th, 1945: ?;
May 8th, 1945 - June 25th, 1947: POW.
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- Second World War (1939-1945)
- Generalmajor (Brigadier)
- Kommandeur 21. Panzer-Division / Heeresgruppe Afrika
- Awarded on:
- December 13th, 1941
Submitted on December 6th 1941.
Preliminary document and decoration on December 14th 1941 to Panzergruppe Afrika.
- Photo 1: S. Wieslaw
- Photo: S. Wieslaw
- - FEDERL, CH., Die Ritterkreuzträger der Deutschen Panzerdivisionen 1939-1945, VDM Heinz Nickel, Zweibrücken, 2000.
- FELLGIEBEL, W.P., Elite of theThird Reich, Helion & Company Limited, Solihull, 2003.
- KUROWSKI, F., Knight's Cross Holders of the Afrikakorps, Schiffer Publishing Ltd., Atglen, United States, 1996.
- Die Ordensträger der Deutschen Wehrmacht (CD), VMD-Verlag GmbH, Osnabrück, 2002