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Clößner, Erich

Date of birth:
September 17th, 1888 (Gießen/Hessen, Germany)
Date of death:
March 28th, 1976 (Kostanz, Germany)
Nationality:
German

Biography

Full name Erich Heinrich Philipp Karl Albert Reinhard Clößner.

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Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
February 19th, 1935
Ehrenkreuz für Frontkämpfer
Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
October 2nd, 1936
Dienstauszeichnung der Wehrmacht  1.Klasse, 25 Jahre
Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
May 20th, 1940
1939 Spange zum Eisernen Kreuzes 2er Klasse 1914
Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
June 6th, 1940
1939 Spange zum Eisernen Kreuzes 1er Klasse 1914
Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Generalleutnant
Unit:
Kommandeur 25.Infanterie-Division / XVIII.Armeekorps / 9.Armee / Heeresgruppe A
Awarded on:
September 29th, 1940
Details:
80th Award
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes
Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
General der Infanterie
Unit:
Kommandierender General LIII Armeekorps / 2.Panzerarmee / Heeresgruppe Mitte
Awarded on:
July 15th, 1942
Details:
Awarding 144/2
Deutsches Kreuz in Gold
Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
July 20th, 1942
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