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Herrlein, Friedrich

Date of birth:
April 27th, 1889 (Ehrenbreitstein/Rhine Province, Germany)
Date of death:
July 28th, 1974 (Gießen/Hesse, Germany)
German (1933-1945, German Reich)


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Second World War (1939-1945)
Generalmajor (Brigadier)
Kommandeur 18.Infanterie-Division (mot.)
Awarded on:
September 22nd, 1941
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes


  • Photo 1: Willi Schumacher collection
  • Photo: Willi Schumacher Collection
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