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Eggemann, Wilhelm

Date of birth:
August 5th, 1908 (Achmer-Bersenbrück/Hannover, Germany)
Date of death:
September 27th, 1959 (Bad Salzuflen/North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany)
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, German Reich)

Biography

Wilhelm Eggemann finally reached the rank of Oberst.

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
September 26th, 1939
Eisernes Kreuz 2. Klasse
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
August 3rd, 1940
Eisernes Kreuz 1. Klasse
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberleutnant (1st Lieutenant)
Unit:
4. / Infanterie-Regiment 94
Awarded on:
January 19th, 1942
Details:
Award 59/20.
Deutsches Kreuz in Gold
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
July 15th, 1942
Details:
1109th Award.
Anerkennungsurkunde des Oberbefehlshabers des Heeres
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Major
Unit:
Kommandeur, II. Bataillon, Grenadier-Regiment 94, 32. Infanterie-Division, Heer
Awarded on:
April 20th, 1943
Details:
1737th Heer Award.
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberstleutnant (Lieutenant-colonel)
Unit:
Kommandeur, Grenadier-Regiment 209, 58. Infanterie-Division, Heer
Awarded on:
May 4th, 1944
Details:
468th Award.
Ritterkreuz mit Eichenlaub

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