Erdmannsdorf, von, Gottfried

Date of birth:
April 25th, 1893 (Kamenz/saxony, Germany)
Date of death:
January 30th, 1946 (Minsk/Minsk Oblast, Soviet Union)
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, German Reich)

Biography

Gottfried von Erdmansdorf was Soviet Prisoner-of-War from August 1944. He was sentenced to death by a Soviet Tribunal for atrocities committed in Byelorussia and was executed on 30th January 1946.

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
December 30th, 1934
Ehrenkreuz für Frontkämpfer
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
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
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
October 2nd, 1936
Dienstauszeichnung der Wehrmacht  2. Klasse, 18 Jahre
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
February 7th, 1938
Dienstauszeichnung der Wehrmacht  1.Klasse, 25 Jahre
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
May 13th, 1940
1939 Spange zum Eisernen Kreuzes 2er Klasse 1914
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
May 24th, 1940
1939 Spange zum Eisernen Kreuzes 1er Klasse 1914
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberst
Unit:
Kommandeur Infanterie-Regiment 171
Awarded on:
February 14th, 1942
Deutsches Kreuz in Gold
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberst
Unit:
Kommandeur Infanterie-Regiment 171 / 56.Infanterie-Division
Awarded on:
March 20th, 1942
Details:
932nd Award.
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes

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