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Paletta, Harry

Date of birth:
August 29th, 1922 (Scholastikowo, West Prussia, Poland)
Date of death:
November 17th, 1944 (near Batina, Yugoslavia)
Nationality:
German

Biography

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Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
SS-Obersturmführer (Lieutenant)
Unit:
Chef SS-Sturmgeschütz-Abteilung 1007 "Prinz Eugen" / 7. SS-Freiwilligen-Gebirgsjäger-Division "Prinz Eugen"
Awarded on:
November 26th, 1944
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes

Sources

  • - Kumm, O, The History of the 7. SS-Mountain Division "Prinz Eugen", J.J. Fedorowicz Publishing Inc., U.S.A., 1995
    - Fellgiebel, Walther-Peer, Elite if the Third Reich - The Recipients of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross 1939-45, Helion & Company Limited (English edition), England, 2003
    - Axis Biographical Research
    - das-ritterkreuz.de
    - Axis History Biographical Research via Axis History Forum