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Gebhardt, Georg

Date of birth:
April 29th, 1901 (Meckenbeuren/Württemberg, Germany)
Date of death:
July 7th, 1975 (Säckingen/Baden-Württemberg, Germany)
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, German Reich)

Biography

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Hauptmann der Reserve (Reserve Captain)
Unit:
Kommandeur III./Jäger-Regiment 204
Awarded on:
May 15th, 1943
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Major der Reserve (Reserve Major)
Unit:
III./Jäger-Regiment 204
Awarded on:
January 27th, 1944
Deutsches Kreuz in Gold
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberstleutnant der Reserve (Reserve Lieutenant-colonel)
Unit:
Kommandeur Sturm-Regiment 195/78. Sturm-Division
Awarded on:
February 19th, 1945
Details:
743rd Award.
Ritterkreuz mit Eichenlaub

Sources

  • Photo 1: Willi Schumacher Collection
  • Photo: Willi Schumacher Collection
  • - Die Ordensträger der Deutschen Wehrmacht
    - Fellgiebel, Walther-Peer, Elite of the Third Reich - The Recipients of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross 1939-45: A Reference, Helion & Company Limited, England, 2003
    - Vetter, F., Die 78. Infanterie- und Sturm-Division 1938-1945 - Aufstellung - Bewaffnung - Einsätze - Soldaten, Nebel Verlag GmbH, Eggolsheim, Deutschland, 2004
    - Axis Biographical Research
    - Ritterkreuztraeger 1939 - 1945

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