Giehrl, Walter

Date of birth:
April 1st, 1916 (Lindau/Bavaria, Germany)
Date of death:
November 23rd, 1944 (Onga, Hungary)
Buried on:
German-Hungarian War Cemetery Budaörs
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, German Reich)

Biography

Walter Giehrl was killed on November 23rd, 1944 at Onga in Hungary. His name is being remembered at the German Cemetery Budaörs.

Promotions:
?: Oberleutnant;
?: Hauptmann.

Career:
?: Führer, 7. Kompanie, Gebirgsjäger-Regiment 138;
?: II. Bataillon, Gebirgsjäger-Regiment 138.

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberleutnant (1st Lieutenant)
Unit:
Führer, 7. Kompanie, II. Bataillon, Gebirgsjäger-Regiment 138, 3. Gebirgs-Division, Heer
Awarded on:
July 31st, 1942
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Hauptmann (Captain)
Unit:
II. Bataillon, Gebirgsjäger-Regiment 138, 3. Gebirgs-Division, Heer
Awarded on:
April 15th, 1945
Details:
Awarded posthumously.
Deutsches Kreuz in Gold

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