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Roon, von, Arnold

Date of birth:
July 19th, 1914 (Berlin-Friedenau/Brandenburg, Germany)
Date of death:
October 24th, 1990 (Miesbach/Bavaria, Germany)
Nationality:
German

Biography

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Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberleutnant (1st Lieutenant)
Unit:
Chef 3. / Fallschirmjäger-Regiment 2
Awarded on:
July 9th, 1941
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes
Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
May 15th, 1940
Eisernes Kreuz 1. Klasse
Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
May 15th, 1940
Eisernes Kreuz 2. Klasse
Periode:
Spanish Civil War (1936-1939)
Awarded on:
December 1st, 1938
Periode:
Spanish Civil War (1936-1939)
Awarded on:
June 6th, 1939
Spanienkreuz, Gold mit Schwertern
Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
March 28th, 1939
Fallschirmschützenabzeichen der Luftwaffe
Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
June 15th, 1943
Ärmelband Kreta

Sources

  • Photo 1: Bram Straver
  • Photo: Bram Straver
  • - Fellgiebel W.P., Elite of the Third Reich, The recipients of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross 1939-1945: A Reference, Helion & Company Limited, Solihull, 2003, ISBN 1-874622-46-9

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