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Kamptz, von, Gerhard

Date of birth:
December 27th, 1902 (Koppaschütz/Kreis Schroda/Posen, Germany)
Date of death:
May 16th, 1998 (Kiel/Schleswig-Holstein, Germany)
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, German Reich)

Biography

Promotions;

01-04-1924 Gefreiter
01-04-1925 Fähnrich zur See
01-05-1926 Oberfähnrich zur See
01-01-1927 Leutnant zur See
01-07-1929 Oberleutnant zur See
01-04-1935 Kapitänleutnant
01-04-1939 Korvettenkapitän
01-04-1943 Fregattenkapitän
01-07-1943 Kapitän zur See

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Korvettenkapitän
Unit:
Chef 2.Räumbootsflottille
Awarded on:
May 21st, 1940
Eisernes Kreuz 2. Klasse
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Korvettenkapitän
Unit:
Chef 2.Räumbootsflottille
Awarded on:
May 21st, 1940
Eisernes Kreuz 1. Klasse
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Korvettenkapitän
Unit:
Chef 2.Räumbootsflottille
Awarded on:
October 6th, 1940
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Fregattenkapitän
Unit:
Chef 8.Räumbootsflottille
Awarded on:
April 14th, 1943
Details:
225th Awarding.
Ritterkreuz mit Eichenlaub
Awarded on:
October 26th, 1939
Medaille zur Erinnerung an die Heimkehr des Memellandes
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
June 15th, 1942
Verwundetenabzeichen 1939 in Schwarz
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
September 1st, 1944
Kriegsverdienstkreuz 2.Klasse mit Schwertern

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