Engelien, Hans

Date of birth:
May 30th, 1913 (Berlin-Lichterfelde/Brandenburg, Germany)
Date of death:
May 9th, 1945 (near Libau, Latvia)
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, German Reich)

Biography

Hans Engelien was reported missing from May 9th, 1945.
He served as Kommandeur with Grenadier-Regiment 118, as Adjutant Stab / 41. Panzerkorps, as Panzeraufklärungs-Abteilung 12 and as Kommandeur with Panzergrenadier-Regiment 25.

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Hauptmann
Unit:
6./Schützen-Regiment 3
Awarded on:
November 5th, 1941
Deutsches Kreuz in Gold
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
April 7th, 1944
Ehrenblattspange des Heeres und Waffen-SS
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Major
Unit:
Führer Panzeraufklärungs-Abteilung 12
Awarded on:
August 12th, 1944
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberstleutnant (Lieutenant-colonel)
Unit:
Kommandeur Panzergrenadier-Regiment 25
Awarded on:
March 16th, 1945
Details:
788th Award.
Ritterkreuz mit Eichenlaub

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