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Back, Hans-Ulrich

Date of birth:
August 26th, 1896 (Saarbrücken/Rhineprovince, Germany)
Date of death:
February 14th, 1976 (Hagen/Northrhine-Westphalia, Germany)
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, German Reich)

Biography

Hans-Ulrich Back reached the rank of Generalmajor.

Career:
1914: Eintritt Armee;
?: I. / Schützen-Regiment 2;
?: Kommandeur 11. Panzergrenadier-Brigade;
?: Kommandeur 16. Panzer-Division;
?: Kommandeur 178. Panzer-Division;
?: Kommandeur 232. Panzer-Division;
March 28th, 1945: Severely wounded.

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Period:
First World War (1914-1918)
Awarded on:
November 14th, 1915
Eisernes Kreuz 2.Klasse (1914)
Period:
First World War (1914-1918)
Awarded on:
May 23rd, 1918
Eisernes Kreuz 1.Klasse (1914)
Period:
First World War (1914-1918)
Awarded on:
November 9th, 1934
Ehrenkreuz für Frontkämpfer
Awarded on:
October 2nd, 1936
Dienstauszeichnung der Wehrmacht 4.Klasse, 4 Jahre
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
October 2nd, 1936
Dienstauszeichnung der Wehrmacht  3.Klasse, 12 Jahre
Awarded on:
October 2nd, 1936
Dienstauszeichnung der Wehrmacht  2. Klasse, 18 Jahre
Awarded on:
November 8th, 1938
Medaille zur Erinnerung an den 13. März 1938
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
September 27th, 1939
1939 Spange zum Eisernen Kreuzes 2er Klasse 1914
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
October 20th, 1939
1939 Spange zum Eisernen Kreuzes 1er Klasse 1914
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberstleutnant (Lieutenant-colonel)
Unit:
Kommandeur, 1. Kompanie, I. Bataillon, Schützen-Regiment 2, 2. Panzer-Division, Heer
Awarded on:
August 5th, 1940
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
January 31st, 1944
Wehrmachtbericht

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