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Buchterkirch, Ernst-Georg

Date of birth:
September 10th, 1914 (Stolp/Pommerania, Germany)
Date of death:
August 17th, 1971 (Berlin, Germany)
Nationality:
German

Biography

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Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
September 19th, 1939
Eisernes Kreuz 2. Klasse
Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
May 15th, 1940
Eisernes Kreuz 1. Klasse
Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberleutnant
Unit:
Führer leichte zuges 2. / Panzer-Regiment 6 / 3.Panzer-Division / XVI. Armee-Korps / 12.Armee
Awarded on:
June 29th, 1940
Details:
106th Award.
Submitted on June 26th 1940.
Preliminary document and decoration on June 30th 1940 to AOK 6.
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes
Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
July 6th, 1941
Details:
50th Award
Anerkennungsurkunde des Oberbefehlshabers des Heeres
Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
July 6th, 1941
Wehrmachtbericht
Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberleutnant
Unit:
Kompaniechef 2. / Panzer-Regiment 6 / 3.Panzer-Division / Panzergruppe 2 / Heeresgruppe Mitte
Awarded on:
December 31st, 1941
Details:
44th Award
Ritterkreuz mit Eichenlaub
Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Details:
Silver version
Panzerkampfabzeichen (ohne zahlen)

Sources

  • Photo 1: Willi Schumacher Collection
  • Photo: Willi Schumacher Collection
  • - Die Ordensträger der Deutschen Wehrmacht (CD), VMD-Verlag GmbH, Osnabrück, 2002
    - Kwasny A., Kwasny G., Die Eichenlaubträger 1940-1945 (CD), Deutsches Wehrkundearchiv, Lage-Waddenhausen, 2001
    - Federl, C., Die Ritterkreuzträger der Deutschen Panzerdivisionen 1939-1945, VDM Heinz Nickel, Zweibrücken, Germany, 2000
    - Ritterkreuztraeger 1939 - 1945

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