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Friedrich, Gerhard (Panzergrenadier-Regiment 13)

Date of birth:
October 17th, 1909 (Breslau/Silesia, Germany)
Date of death:
May 8th, 1945 (Trautenau/Eastprussia, Germany)
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, German Reich)

Biography

Gerhard Friedrich reahced the rank of Oberst. He was reported misisng in action on May 8th, 1945 and was officially declared dead in 2001.

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Hauptmann (Captain)
Unit:
Kommandeur I. / Panzergrenadier-Regiment 13 / 5. Panzer-Division
Awarded on:
April 6th, 1943
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Unit:
Kommandeur I. / Panzergrenadier-Regiment 13
Awarded on:
September 19th, 1943
Ehrenblattspange des Heeres und Waffen-SS
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Major
Unit:
Kommandeur I. / Panzergrenadier-Regiment 13
Awarded on:
January 10th, 1944
Deutsches Kreuz in Gold
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberstleutnant (Lieutenant-colonel)
Unit:
Kommandeur Panzergrenadier-Regiment 13
Awarded on:
November 3rd, 1944
Details:
642nd Award.
Ritterkreuz mit Eichenlaub

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