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Cohrs, Erwin

Date of birth:
February 19th, 1916 (Hamburg/Hamburg, Germany)
Date of death:
February 27th, 1994 (Hamburg/Lowersaxony, Germany)
Nationality:
German

Biography

Career:
May 1st, 1939: Reserve-Offizier-Anwärter;
June 1st, 1939: Unteroffizier;
June 1st, 1940: Feldwebel;
November 1st, 1940: Leutnant der Reserve (RDA November 1st, 1940 - 1021);
November 1st, 1942: Oberleutnant der Reserve (RDA November 1st, 1942);
November 20th, 1943: Hauptmann der Reserve (RDA October 1st, 1943);
October 1st, 1944: Major.

Career:
?: Panzergrenadier-Regiment 8;
June 15th, 1943: Chef, 6. Kompanie, Panzergrenadier-Regiment 67;
December 19th, 1943: Führerreserve;
January 3rd, 1944: Kommandeur, II. Bataillon, Panzergrenadier-Regiment 67.

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Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Leutnant der Reserve (2nd Lieutenant of Reserves)
Awarded on:
February 17th, 1941
Eisernes Kreuz 2. Klasse
Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Leutnant der Reserve (2nd Lieutenant of Reserves)
Awarded on:
August 10th, 1942
Medaille
Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Leutnant der Reserve (2nd Lieutenant of Reserves)
Awarded on:
August 15th, 1942
Details:
Silver version.
Infanterie-Sturmabzeichen
Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberleutnant der Reserve (1st Lieutenant of Reserves)
Unit:
Chef, 6. Kompanie, II. Bataillon, Panzergrenadier-Regiment 67, 26. Panzer-Division, Heer
Awarded on:
December 8th, 1943
Deutsches Kreuz in Gold
Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
October 14th, 1944
Nahkampfspange in Bronze
Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Major der Reserve (Major of Reserves)
Unit:
Kommandeur, II. Bataillon, Panzergrenadier-Regiment 67, 26. Panzer-Division, Heer
Awarded on:
December 9th, 1944
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes

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