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Karczewski, Bruno

Date of birth:
March 18th, 1913 (Osterode/Eastprussia, Germany)
Date of death:
July 1st, 1971 (Holzminden/Lowersaxony, Germany)
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, German Reich)

Biography

Promotions:
1932: Soldat;
October 1st, 1934: Unteroffizier;
November 1935: Feldwebel;
November 1st, 1939: Oberfeldwebel;
1939: Offiziers-Anwärter;
June 1st, 1940: Leutnant;
August 1st, 1941: Oberleutnant;
April 1st, 1943: Hauptmann;
February 1st, 1944: Major;
1945: Oberstleutnant.

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
October 4th, 1939
Eisernes Kreuz 2. Klasse
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
1941
Details:
Silver version.
Infanterie-Sturmabzeichen
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
May 16th, 1942
Eisernes Kreuz 1. Klasse
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
April 20th, 1944
Kriegsverdienstkreuz 2.Klasse mit Schwertern
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
1944
Dienstauszeichnung der Wehrmacht  3.Klasse, 12 Jahre
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Major
Unit:
Kommandeur, Grenadier-Regiment 176, 61. Infanterie-Division, Heer
Awarded on:
March 5th, 1945
Details:
767th Award.
Ritterkreuz mit Eichenlaub
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
1945
Verwundetenabzeichen 1939 in Gold

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