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Gercke, Rudolf Ernst Otto

Date of birth:
August 17th, 1884 (Nikolaiken/East Prussia, Germany)
Date of death:
February 17th, 1947 (Marburg Hospital-Lahn/Hesse, Germany)
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, Third Reich)

Biography

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Generalleutnant (Major-general)
Awarded on:
March 25th, 1942
Awarded with swords.
Vapaudenristin 1.luokka (VR 1)
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
General der Infanterie (Lieutenant-General of Infantry)
Awarded on:
July 15th, 1942
Awarded with swords.
Vapaudenristin 1.luokka rintatähtineen (VR 1 rt)
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
General der Infanterie
Unit:
Chef des Feldtransportwesens
Awarded on:
September 25th, 1943
Ritterkreuz des Kriegsverdienstkreuzes mit Schwertern

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