Rehm, Hans

Date of birth:
December 22nd, 1903 (Regensburg/Bavaria, Germany)
Date of death:
October 7th, 1986 (Flensburg/Schleswig-Holstein, Germany)
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, German Reich)

Biography

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Korvettenkapitän
Unit:
Chef 2.Minensuchflottille
Awarded on:
December 31st, 1941
Action:
The following press article, dated 07.01.1942, describes how Rehm would receive the Knight’s Cross…

“Korvettenkapitän Rehm, commander of a minesweeper flotilla, has with boldness and prudence successfully carried his assigned tasks. His great personal bravery, evident in many battles, and his outstanding leadership have enabled him to achieve his successes, which have been of great importance for the naval war in the West.”
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
November 21st, 1940
Kriegsabzeichen für Minensuch-, U-Boots-, Jagd- und Sicherungsverbände
Awarded on:
December 20th, 1939
Medaille zur Erinnerung an den 1. Oktober 1938
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
August 12th, 1944
Wehrmachtbericht

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