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Dieckmann, August (Waffen-SS)

Date of birth:
May 29th, 1912 (Cadenberge/Lower Saxony, Germany)
Date of death:
October 10th, 1943 (on the Dnjepr)
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, German Reich)

Biography

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
September 28th, 1939
Eisernes Kreuz 2. Klasse
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
June 3rd, 1940
Eisernes Kreuz 1. Klasse
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
SS-Sturmbannführer (Major)
Unit:
Kommandeur I. / SS-Panzergrenadier-Regiment "Germania" / SS-Panzer-Division "Wiking"
Awarded on:
February 28th, 1942
Details:
award 78/13
Deutsches Kreuz in Gold
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
SS-Sturmbannführer (Major)
Unit:
Komandeur I. / SS-Regiment (motorisiert) "Germania" / 100. leichte Infanterie-Division / III. Panzer-Korps / 1.Panzer-Armee / Heeresgruppe Süd
Awarded on:
April 23rd, 1942
Details:
966th Award.
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
SS-Sturmbannführer (Major)
Unit:
Kommandeur I. / SS-Panzergrenadier-Regiment „Germania“ / SS-Panzergrenadier-Division „Wiking“ / LII. Panzer-Korps / 1.Panzer-Armee / Heeresgruppe S
Awarded on:
April 16th, 1943
Details:
233rd Award.
Ritterkreuz mit Eichenlaub
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
SS-Obersturmbannführer (Lieutenant-colonel)
Unit:
Kommandeur SS-Panzergrenadier-Regiment „Westland“ / SS-Panzergrenadier-Division „Wiking“
Awarded on:
October 10th, 1943
Details:
39th Award.
Ritterkreuz mit Eichenlaub und Schwertern

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