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Büssecke, Arthur

Date of birth:
July 8th, 1918 (Wieblingen/Baden, Germany)
Date of death:
July 28th, 2014 (Hockenheim/Baden-Württemberg, Germany)
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, German Reich)

Biography

Arthur Büssecke reached the rank of Oberleutnant.

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Unteroffizier
Unit:
Geschützführer, 2. Batterie, I. Abteilung, Flak-Regiment 49 (mot), Luftwaffe
Awarded on:
December 23rd, 1942
Action:
Büssecke was awarded his Knight’s Cross for destroying 20 Soviet tanks and 11 artillery guns during a Soviet attack during the fighting for Stalingrad.
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes

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