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Coeler, Joachim

Date of birth:
June 1st, 1891 (Posen and der Warthe/Posen, Germany)
Date of death:
May 14th, 1955 (Garmisch-Partenkirchen/Bavaria, Germany)
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, German Reich)

Biography

Promotions:
January 1st, 1939 Generalmajor;
July 19th, 1940: Generalleutnant;
January 1st, 1942: General der Flieger.

Career:
1912: Kaiserliche Marine;
1933: Luftwaffe;
1935 - 1936: Stab Inspekteur der Seeflieger;
February 1st, 1940 - October 15th, 1940 Kommandeur 9. Flieger-Division;
October 16th, 1940 - December 13th, 1942: KG IX. Fliegerkorps;
April 30th, 1943 - August 29th, 1944: KG XIV. Fliegerkorps;
August 30th, 1944 - February 4th, 1945: General der Transportflieger;
February 5th, 1945 - May 8th, 1945: z.V. Luftflotte Reich.

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberst
Unit:
Inspekteur der Seeflieger
Awarded on:
April 2nd, 1937
Dienstauszeichnung der Wehrmacht  1.Klasse, 25 Jahre
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Generalmajor
Awarded on:
September 26th, 1939
1939 Spange zum Eisernen Kreuzes 2er Klasse 1914
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
June 19th, 1940
Wehrmachtbericht
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Generalmajor (Brigadier)
Unit:
Kommandeur, 9. Flieger-Division, Luftwaffe
Awarded on:
July 12th, 1940
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
February 15th, 1942
Wehrmachtbericht

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