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Buck, Albert

Date of birth:
January 23rd, 1895 (Stuttgart/Württemberg, Germany)
Date of death:
September 6th, 1942 (near Noworossijsk, Soviet Union)
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, German Reich)

Biography

Albert Buck was killed on September 6th, 1942, when the vehicle he was transported in, was attacked by a Soviet attack-force from the 2nd Granadethrowers Company of the 723rd Regiment.

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
1935
Ehrenkreuz für Frontkämpfer
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
October 2nd, 1936
Dienstauszeichnung der Wehrmacht 4.Klasse, 4 Jahre
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
1940
1939 Spange zum Eisernen Kreuzes 2er Klasse 1914
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
1940
1939 Spange zum Eisernen Kreuzes 1er Klasse 1914
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
July 3rd, 1941
Wehrmachtbericht
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
July 3rd, 1941
Anerkennungsurkunde des Oberbefehlshabers des Heeres
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberst (Colonel)
Unit:
Kommandeur Infanterie-Regiment 305 / 198.Infanterie-Division
Awarded on:
July 17th, 1941
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Generalmajor (Brigadier)
Unit:
Kommandeur 198.Infanterie-Division
Awarded on:
September 13th, 1942
Deutsches Kreuz in Gold
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
1942
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