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Besslein, Georg-Robert

Date of birth:
December 14th, 1911 (Augsburg/Bavaria, Germany)
Date of death:
April 27th, 1993 (Heidelberg/Baden-Württemberg, Germany)
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, German Reich)

Biography

Lies buried in Augsburg.

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
September 30th, 1939
Eisernes Kreuz 2. Klasse
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
April 20th, 1942
Kriegsverdienstkreuz 2.Klasse mit Schwertern
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
September 1st, 1944
Kriegsverdienstkreuz 1.Klasse mit Schwertern
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
February 12th, 1945
Eisernes Kreuz 1. Klasse
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
SS-Obersturmbannführer (Lieutenant-colonel)
Unit:
Kommandeur SS-Festungs-Grenadier-Regiment Besslein, Breslau, Waffen-SS
Awarded on:
April 30th, 1945
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes

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