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Nähring, Alfred

Date of birth:
June 9th, 1910 (Leikow-Kolberg/Pommerania, Germany)
Date of death:
February 15th, 1991 (Eutin, Germany)
Nationality:
German

Biography

Alfred Nähring finally reached the rank of Oberst.

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Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberleutnant (1st Lieutenant)
Unit:
Aufklärungs-Lehr-Abteilung / Kavallerie Lehr u. Versuchsabteilung
Awarded on:
October 1st, 1939
Eisernes Kreuz 2. Klasse
Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Hauptmann (Captain)
Unit:
Kampfgruppe Nähring / Führer-Begleit-Bataillon
Awarded on:
November 20th, 1941
Eisernes Kreuz 1. Klasse
Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Hauptmann (Captain)
Unit:
3. / Führer-Begleit-Bataillon
Awarded on:
December 7th, 1941
(Allgemeines) Sturmabzeichen (ohne zahlen), I.Stufe
Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Unit:
1. / Panzergrenadier-Regiment 33
Awarded on:
August 1st, 1942
Medaille
Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Unit:
Panzergrenadier-Regiment 33
Awarded on:
August 27th, 1942
Verwundetenabzeichen 1939 in Schwarz
Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Major
Unit:
Führer Panzergrenadier-Regiment 73 / 19.Panzer-Division
Awarded on:
October 4th, 1944
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes

Sources

  • Photo 1: Wilco Vermeer
  • - 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
    - Die Träger des Ritterkreuzes des Eisernen Kreuzes 1939-1945
    - Family records
    - Personalakte

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