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Haen, Rudolf Melchior Arthur Maria

Date of birth:
March 12th, 1915 (Stuttgart/Württemberg, Germany)
Date of death:
May 9th, 1945 (Bad Kissingen/Bavaria, Germany)
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, German Reich)

Biography

Rudolf Haen was shot on 9th May 1945 in American captivity. His last position was Oberstleutnant im Generalstab and Ia with the 14.Armee.

Rudolf Haen lies buried at the War Cemetery in Sankt Johann - Kitzbühel, Austria, grave 37.

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
January 23rd, 1939
Medaille zur Erinnerung an den 13. März 1938
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
November 3rd, 1939
Eisernes Kreuz 2. Klasse
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
June 1st, 1940
Panzerkampfabzeichen (ohne Zahl)
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
July 10th, 1941
Eisernes Kreuz 1. Klasse
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
August 15th, 1942
Medaille
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
September 6th, 1942
Verwundetenabzeichen 1939 in Schwarz
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Hauptmann (Captain)
Unit:
1. Kompanie, Panzer-Abteilung 103, 3. Infanterie-Division (motorisiert), Heer
Awarded on:
September 6th, 1942
Details:
Award 178/13.
Deutsches Kreuz in Gold
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Hauptmann (Captain)
Awarded on:
November 19th, 1942
Details:
1370th Award
Mentioned in Ehrenblatt, received the Spange after its institution.
Ehrenblattspange des Heeres und Waffen-SS
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Hauptmann (Captain)
Unit:
Chef, 1. Kompanie, Panzer-Abteilung 103, 3. Infanterie-Division (motorisiert), Heer
Awarded on:
December 18th, 1942
Details:
1374th Award.
Submitted on 16th December 1942.
Preliminary document and decoration on 22nd December 1942.
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
February 3rd, 1943
Verwundetenabzeichen 1939 in Silber
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
July 1st, 1943
Panzervernichtungsabzeichen in Silber
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Major
Unit:
Panzer-Abteilung 103
Awarded on:
May 8th, 1944
Details:
Silver version
Panzerkampfabzeichen II Stufe
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Major
Unit:
Panzer-Abteilung 103
Awarded on:
May 8th, 1944
Panzerkampfabzeichen III Stufe
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Major
Unit:
Panzer-Abteilung 103
Awarded on:
May 8th, 1944
Panzerkampfabzeichen IV Stufe
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Major
Unit:
Panzer-Abteilung 103
Awarded on:
May 8th, 1944
Panzerkampfabzeichen IV Stufe
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Major
Unit:
Kommandeur, Panzer-Abteilung 103, 3. Panzergrenadier-Division, Heer
Awarded on:
September 21st, 1944
Details:
590th Award.
Submitted on 13th September 1944.
Ritterkreuz mit Eichenlaub

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