Müller, Albert (Füsilier-Regiment 22)

Date of birth:
May 24th, 1912 (Groß Lindenau/Easprussia, Germany)
Date of death:
July 6th, 1970
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, German Reich)

Biography

Albert Müller reached the rank of Hauptgefreiter.

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Stabsgefreiter
Unit:
Gruppenführer, 1. Kompanie, I. Bataillon, Füsilier-Regiment 22, 1. Infanterie-Division, Heer
Awarded on:
October 4th, 1944
Action:
Awarded for his actions during the defensive battles north of Schirwindt in the late summer of 1944. Stabsgefreiter Müller along with 3 subordinated Grenadiers counterattacked an enemy force that outnumbered them 20-1 and in doing so bought vital time for the Füsilier-Regiment 22 to prevent an enemy break-in along its front.
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