Löwrick, Karl

Date of birth:
November 8th, 1894 (Podlechen/Easprussia, Germany)
Date of death:
April 8th, 1945 (Pillau/Eastprussia, Germany)
Buried on:
German War Cemetery Pillau / Baltijsk
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, German Reich)

Biography

Karl Löwrick was killed in a plane crash on April 8th, 1945. At that moment he served as Kommandeur 542. Volksgrenadier-Division with the rank of Generalleutnant.

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberstleutnant (Lieutenant-colonel)
Unit:
Kommandeur III. / Infanterie-Reigment 272
Awarded on:
August 5th, 1940
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberst (Colonel)
Unit:
Kommandeur Grenadier-Regiment 272
Awarded on:
May 17th, 1943
Details:
247th Award.
Ritterkreuz mit Eichenlaub
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
February 8th, 1945
Wehrmachtbericht
Period:
First World War (1914-1918)
Awarded on:
May 9th, 1915
Eisernes Kreuz 2.Klasse (1914)
Period:
First World War (1914-1918)
Awarded on:
September 18th, 1917
Eisernes Kreuz 1.Klasse (1914)
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
June 14th, 1940
1939 Spange zum Eisernen Kreuzes 2er Klasse 1914
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
June 20th, 1940
1939 Spange zum Eisernen Kreuzes 1er Klasse 1914

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