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Brüning, Walter

Date of birth:
April 2nd, 1915 (Grabow/Mecklenburg-Schwerin, Germany)
Date of death:
March 1st, 1971 (Munich/Bavaria, Germany)
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, German Reich)

Biography

Walter Brüning entered service in 1935. He was at first Adjutant and later Führer III. / Infanterie-Regiment 308.

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
November 7th, 1940
Infanterie-Sturmabzeichen
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Leutnant (2nd Lieutenant)
Unit:
Kompaniechef III. / Infanterie-Regiment 508 / 292. Infanterie-Division
Awarded on:
January 12th, 1942
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
1942
Medaille
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
December 20th, 1943
Verwundetenabzeichen 1939 in Silber
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Major
Unit:
II. / Grenadier-Regiment 508
Awarded on:
August 30th, 1944
Deutsches Kreuz in Gold

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