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Braake, Günter

Date of birth:
April 10th, 1921 (Visselhövede/Lower Saxony, Germany)
Date of death:
May 21st, 2016 (Troisdorf/Northrhine-Westphalia, Germany)
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, German Reich)

Biography

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberleutnant (1st Lieutenant)
Unit:
stellvertretender Führer, I. Bataillon, Grenadier-Regiment 422, 126. Infanterie-Division, Heer
Awarded on:
August 27th, 1944
Action:
For actions on the Eastern front
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
August 31st, 1943
Eisernes Kreuz 1. Klasse
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Details:
Silver version.
Infanterie-Sturmabzeichen
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Hauptmann (Captain)
Unit:
I. Bataillon, Grenadier-Regiment 422, 126. Infanterie-Division, Heer
Awarded on:
April 5th, 1945
Ehrenblattspange des Heeres und Waffen-SS

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