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Büntemeyer, Hans

Date of birth:
April 3rd, 1914 (Bremen/Bremen, Germany)
Date of death:
April 17th, 1945 (Eastern Prussia)
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, German Reich)

Biography

Hans Büntemeyer was posthumously promoted to Major der Reserve.

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberleutnant der Reserve (1st Lieutenant of Reserves)
Unit:
Infanterie-Regiment 399, 170. Infanterie-Division, Heer
Awarded on:
August 3rd, 1942
Deutsches Kreuz in Gold
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Hauptmann der Reserve (Captain of Reserves)
Unit:
Kommandeur, II. Bataillon, Infanterie-Regiment 399, 170. Infanterie-Division, Heer
Awarded on:
February 18th, 1945
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes

Sources

  • - Die Ordensträger der Deutschen Wehrmacht (CD), VMD-Verlag GmbH, Osnabrück, 2002
    - 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
    - Patzwall K., Scherzer V., Das Deutsche Kreuz 1941-1945, Geschichte und Inhaber Band II, Verlag Klaus D. Patzwall, Norderstedt, 2001, ISBN 3-931533-45-X