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Kageneck, Graf von, Arbogast "Erbo"

Date of birth:
April 2nd, 1918 (Bonn/Rheinpreußen, Germany)
Date of death:
January 12th, 1942 (Naples, Italy)
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, German Reich)

Biography

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
May 14th, 1940
Eisernes Kreuz 2. Klasse
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
July 11th, 1940
Eisernes Kreuz 1. Klasse
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberleutnant (Lieutenant)
Unit:
Staffelkapitän 9. / Jagdgeschwader 27
Awarded on:
July 30th, 1941
Details:
262nd Award.
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberleutnant (Lieutenant)
Unit:
Staffelkapitän 9. / Jagdgeschwader 27
Awarded on:
October 26th, 1941
Details:
39th Award
Ritterkreuz mit Eichenlaub

Sources

  • Photo 1: Peter van Holsteijn
  • Photo: Peter van Holsteijn
  • - KUROWSKI, F., Knight's Cross Holders of the Afrikakorps, Schiffer Publishing Ltd., Atglen, United States, 1996.
    - Die Ordensträger der Deutschen Wehrmacht (CD), VMD-Verlag GmbH, Osnabrück, 2002
    - Kwasny A., Kwasny G., Die Eichenlaubträger 1940-1945 (CD), Deutsches Wehrkundearchiv, Lage-Waddenhausen, 2001
    - Fellgiebel W.P., Elite of the Third Reich, The recipients of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross 1939-1945: A Reference, Helion & Company Limited, Solihull, 2003, ISBN 1-874622-46-9
    - Williamson, G., Knight’s Cross and Oak-Leaves Recipients 1941-45, Osprey Publishing Ltd., Great Britain, 2005
    - Kurowski, F., Knight’s Cross Holders of the Afrikakorps, Schiffer Publishing Ltd., USA, 1996
    - Luftwaffe.cz
    - The Deutsches Afrikakorps Online Archive

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