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Kiesling, Heinrich

Date of birth:
May 31st, 1909 (Gröppendorf/Saxony, Germany)
Date of death:
June 18th, 1944 (round Witebsk, Soviet Union)
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, German Reich)

Biography

Heinrich Kiesling was killed on June 18th, 1944. At that moment he served as Kommandeur Grenadier-Regiment 529 with the rank of Oberst.

Promotions:
November 7th, 1943: Oberstleutnant.

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Major
Unit:
Kommandeur III. / Grenadier-Regiment 768
Awarded on:
June 10th, 1943
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Major
Unit:
Führer Grenadier-Regiment 529
Awarded on:
November 7th, 1943
Details:
321st Award.
Ritterkreuz mit Eichenlaub
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
July 26th, 1940
Eisernes Kreuz 1. Klasse
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
May 16th, 1940
Eisernes Kreuz 2. Klasse
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
August 18th, 1942
Medaille
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
February 13th, 1944
Wehrmachtbericht

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