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Fox, Wilhelm

Date of birth:
July 15th, 1895 (Graz, Styria, Austria)
Date of death:
April 16th, 1985 (Weinheim, Baden-Württemberg, Germany)
Nationality:
Austrian (1934-1938, Federal State)

Biography

26.10.1914: Fähnrich
25.08.1915: Leutnant
01.05.1917: Oberleutnant
05.06.1939: Hauptmann a.D.
14.09.1939: Hauptmann z.V.
01.12.1939: Major - RDA 01.11.1936 (1)
17.06.1940: Oberstleutnant - RDA 01.04.1940 (49a)
01.04.1942: Oberst (105)
20.04.1945: Generalmajor

28.09.1939: Führer, 6. / Artillerieregiment 8
13.01.1940: Führer, III. / Artillerieregiment 8
29.01.1940: Kommandeur, II. / Artillerieregiment 8
13.08.1941: Führer Artillerieregiment 8
01.11.1941: Kommandeur Artillerieregiment 8
07.05.1943: Artilleriekommandeur 105 (Nord)
30.10.1943: Führerreserve OKH (VIII)
25.09.1944: Artilleriekommandeur 30 (Nord)

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberst (Colonel)
Unit:
Kdr, Artillerie-Regiment 8, 8. Infanterie-Division
Awarded on:
August 27th, 1942
Deutsches Kreuz in Gold
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
with war decoration
Militärverdienstkreuz III. Klasse

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