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Groos, Otto

Date of birth:
July 17th, 1882 (Jülich/Rhineprovince, Germany)
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, Third Reich)

Biography

Promotions:
September 1st, 1941: Admiral zur Verwendung.

Career:
June 1940 - June 30th, 1944: Chef des Sonderstabes für Handelkrieg und Wirtschaftliche Kampfmassnahmen (HWK), Oberkommando der Wehrmacht;
May 1945 - February 27th, 1946: Krijgsgevangene.

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Admiral z.V. (Vice-Admiral)
Unit:
Sonderstab Handelskrieg, Oberkommando der Wehrmacht, Wehrmacht
Awarded on:
June 30th, 1944
Deutsches Kreuz in Silber

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