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Hartmann, Walter (WH-Artillerie)

Date of birth:
July 23rd, 1891 (Mülheim an der Ruhr/Rhineprovince, Germany)
Date of death:
March 11th, 1977 (Hameln/Lower Saxony, Germany)
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, German Reich)

Biography

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
September 21st, 1939
Details:
Had already received the Iron Cross 2nd Class on 28th September 1914.
1939 Spange zum Eisernen Kreuzes 2er Klasse 1914
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
October 1st, 1939
Details:
Had already received the Iron Cross 1st Class on 30th September 1916.
1939 Spange zum Eisernen Kreuzes 1er Klasse 1914
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
July 30th, 1941
Details:
151st Award.
Anerkennungsurkunde des Oberbefehlshabers des Heeres
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberst
Unit:
Artillerie-Kommandeur 140 / 17.Armee / Heeresgruppe Süd
Awarded on:
August 10th, 1941
Details:
409th Award.
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Generalleutnant
Unit:
Kommandeur 87.Infanterie-Division / VI.Armee-Korps / 3.Panzer-Armee / Heeresgruppe Mitte
Awarded on:
November 30th, 1943
Details:
340th Award.
Ritterkreuz mit Eichenlaub
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
General der Artillerie
Unit:
Kommandierender General VIII.Armee-Korps / 17.Armee / Heeresgruppe Mitte
Awarded on:
March 18th, 1945
Details:
139th Award.
Ritterkreuz mit Eichenlaub und Schwertern

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