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Adler, Hermann

Date of birth:
November 22nd, 1890 (Berlin/Brandenburg, Germany)
Date of death:
January 26th, 1967 (Junkersdorf/Northrhine-Westphalia, Germany)
Nationality:
German

Biography

Promotions:
August 1914: Vizefeldwebel der Reserve;
January 30th, 1915: Leutnant der Reserve;
March 1st, 1935: Hauptmann;
October 1st, 1936: Major;
August 1st, 1940: Oberstleutnant;
April 1st, 1942: Oberst;
April 1st, 1945: Generalmajor.

Career:
October 1st, 1910 - September 30th, 1911: Infanterie-Regiment 67;
August 1914: Infanterie-Regiment 95;
October 1st, 1915 - February 15th, 1919: Fliegertruppe;
March 1st, 1935 - January 31st, 1935: zur Verfügung Fliegerhorstkommandantur Grossenhain;
February 1st, 1936: Referent Abteilung LP und LWehr, Reichsluftfahrtministerium;
January 16th, 1940: Referent/Gruppenleiter/Abteilungsleiter, Oberkommando der Wehrmacht;
October 1st, 1943: Stab 1. Flieger-Division;
February 1st, 1944: Flieger-Regiment 51;
March 6th, 1944 - April 2nd, 1944: Kommandeurslehrgang;
April 3rd, 1944: Flieger-Regiment 51;
June 6th, 1944: Kommandeur Flieger-Regment 93;
September 8th, 1944: Kommandeur Fallschirmjäger-Regiment "Adler";
April 10th, 1945: Kommandeur Fallschirmjäger-Regiment 163;
May 22nd, 1945: Kommandeur Marsch-Regiment "Adler";
June 14th, 1945: Internment;
July 24th, 1945 - December 2nd, 1946: British POW.

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