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Weichs, von, Maximillian

Date of birth:
November 12th, 1881 (Dessau/Saxony-Anhalt, Germany)
Date of death:
September 27th, 1954 (Bornheim/North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany)
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, German Reich)

Biography

Complete name Maximilian Maria Joseph Karl Gabriel Lamoral Reichsfreiherr von und zu Weichs an der Glon.

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
September 18th, 1939
Details:
Had already received the Iron 2nd Class on September 20th 1914.
1939 Spange zum Eisernen Kreuzes 2er Klasse 1914
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
September 29th, 1939
Details:
Had already received the Iron Cross 1st Class on November 12th 1915.
1939 Spange zum Eisernen Kreuzes 1er Klasse 1914
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
General der Kavallerie (Lieutenant-general)
Unit:
Oberbefehlshaber der 2. Armee
Awarded on:
June 29th, 1940
Details:
105th Award
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
April 11th, 1941
Wehrmachtbericht
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
August 7th, 1941
Wehrmachtbericht
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
September 23rd, 1941
Wehrmachtbericht
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
October 18th, 1941
Wehrmachtbericht
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
October 19th, 1941
Wehrmachtbericht
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
September 10th, 1943
Wehrmachtbericht
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
January 19th, 1944
Wehrmachtbericht
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Generalfeldmarschall (Fieldmarshall)
Unit:
Oberbefehlshaber Südost
Awarded on:
February 5th, 1945
Details:
731st Award
Ritterkreuz mit Eichenlaub

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