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Dumitrescu, Petre

Date of birth:
February 18th, 1882 (Dobridor, Romania)
Date of death:
January 15th, 1950 (Bukarest, Romania)
Nationality:
Romanian

Biography

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
July 28th, 1941
Eisernes Kreuz 2. Klasse
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
August 12th, 1941
Eisernes Kreuz 1. Klasse
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
October 11th, 1941
Wehrmachtbericht
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
October 12th, 1941
Wehrmachtbericht
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
General de corp de armată (Lieutenant-general)
Unit:
Comandantul Armatei 3 (Bevelhebber 3e Leger)
Awarded on:
October 17th, 1941
Details:
DR 2887
Ordinul Mihai Viteazul Clasa 3
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
General de armatã (General)
Unit:
Comandantul Armatei 3 / 17.Armee / Heeresgruppe A (Bevelhebber 3e Leger / 17e Leger / Legergroep A)
Awarded on:
September 1st, 1942
Details:
1176th Award.
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
1942
Ordinul Steaua Romaniei 1st Class
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Details:
Received in 1943
Ordinul Corona Romaneii Grand Cross
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
General de armată (General)
Unit:
Comandantul Armatei 3 (Bevelhebber 3e Leger)
Awarded on:
February 19th, 1944
Details:
DR 382
Ordinul Mihai Viteazul Clasa 2
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
General de armata (General)
Unit:
Comandantul Armatei 3 / Heeresgruppe A (Bevelhebber 3e Leger / Legegroep A)
Awarded on:
April 4th, 1944
Ritterkreuz mit Eichenlaub

Sources

  • Photo 1: Wilco Vermeer
  • Photo: Wilco Vermeer
  • - Die Ordensträger der Deutschen Wehrmacht (CD), VMD-Verlag GmbH, Osnabrück, 2002
    - Kwasny A., Kwasny G., Die Eichenlaubträger 1940-1945 (CD), Deutsches Wehrkundearchiv, Lage-Waddenhausen, 2001
    - Fellgiebel W.P., Elite of the Third Reich, The recipients of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross 1939-1945: A Reference, Helion & Company Limited, Solihull, 2003, ISBN 1-874622-46-9
    - Axis Biographical Research
    - Romanian Armed Forces in the Second World War

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