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Fehn, Gustav

Date of birth:
February 21st, 1892 (Nuremberg/Bavaria, Germany)
Date of death:
June 5th, 1945 (Ljubljana/Slovenia, Yugoslavia)
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, German Reich)

Biography

Shot by Partisans. At that moment he served as Kommandierender General XV. Gebirgskorps with the rank of General der Panzertruppen.

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Period:
First World War (1914-1918)
Awarded on:
September 30th, 1914
Eisernes Kreuz 2.Klasse (1914)
Period:
First World War (1914-1918)
Awarded on:
July 27th, 1915
Eisernes Kreuz 1.Klasse (1914)
Period:
First World War (1914-1918)
Awarded on:
May 1918
Verwundetenabzeichen in Schwarz (1918)
Period:
First World War (1914-1918)
Awarded on:
November 12th, 1918
Hamburgisches Hanseatenkreuz
Period:
First World War (1914-1918)
Awarded on:
April 25th, 1919
Friedrich-August Kreuz 2.Klasse
Period:
First World War (1914-1918)
Awarded on:
April 25th, 1919
Friedrich-August Kreuz 1.Klasse
Awarded on:
October 2nd, 1936
Dienstauszeichnung der Wehrmacht 4.Klasse, 4 Jahre
Awarded on:
October 2nd, 1936
Dienstauszeichnung der Wehrmacht  3.Klasse, 12 Jahre
Awarded on:
October 2nd, 1936
Dienstauszeichnung der Wehrmacht  2. Klasse, 18 Jahre
Awarded on:
December 1st, 1936
Dienstauszeichnung der Wehrmacht  1.Klasse, 25 Jahre
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
1939
1939 Spange zum Eisernen Kreuzes 2er Klasse 1914
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
1939
1939 Spange zum Eisernen Kreuzes 1er Klasse 1914
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberst (Colonel)
Unit:
Kommandeur, Schützen-Regiment 33, 4. Panzer-Division, Heer
Awarded on:
August 5th, 1940
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Generalmajor (Brigadier)
Unit:
Kommandeur, 5. Panzer-Division, Heer
Awarded on:
July 7th, 1942
Deutsches Kreuz in Gold
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
September 8th, 1942
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