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Heinrici, Gotthard

Date of birth:
December 25th, 1886 (Gumbinnen/Eastern Prussia, Germany)
Date of death:
December 13th, 1971 (Endersbach-Waiblingen/Baden-Württemberg, Germany)
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, German Reich)

Biography

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
May 13th, 1940
Details:
Had already received the Iron Cross 2nd Class on 27th September 1914.
1939 Spange zum Eisernen Kreuzes 2er Klasse 1914
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
June 16th, 1940
Details:
Had already received the Iron Cross 1st Class on 24th July 1915.
1939 Spange zum Eisernen Kreuzes 1er Klasse 1914
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
General der Infanterie
Unit:
Kommandierender General XXXXIII.Armee-Korps / 2.Armee / Heeresgruppe Mitte
Awarded on:
September 18th, 1941
Details:
510th Award.
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Generaloberst
Unit:
Oberbefehlshaber 4.Armee / Heeresgruppe Mitte
Awarded on:
November 24th, 1943
Details:
333rd Award.
Ritterkreuz mit Eichenlaub
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Generaloberst
Unit:
Oberbefehlshaber 1.Panzer-Armee
Awarded on:
March 3rd, 1945
Details:
136th Award.
Ritterkreuz mit Eichenlaub und Schwertern

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