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Hasse, Wilhelm

Date of birth:
November 24th, 1894 (Schepankowitz/Bohemia, Germany)
Date of death:
June 6th, 1945 (Eichhäusel/Silesia, Germany)
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, German Reich)

Biography

Promotions:
October 1st, 1913: Fahnenjunker;
October 4th, 1914: Leutnant;
June 20th, 1918: Oberleutnant;
February 1st, 1927: Hauptmann;
February 1st, 1934: Major;
August 1st, 1936: Oberstleutnant im Generalstab;
March 1st, 1939: Oberst im Generalstab;
January 1st, 1943: Generalleutnant;
August 1st, 1944: General der Infanterie.

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
September 11th, 1939
Details:
Had already received the Iron Cross 2nd Class on September 17th, 1914.
1939 Spange zum Eisernen Kreuzes 2er Klasse 1914
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
October 2nd, 1939
Details:
Had already received the Iron Cross 1st Class on April 21st, 1915.
1939 Spange zum Eisernen Kreuzes 1er Klasse 1914
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberst im Generalstab (Colonel to the General Staff)
Unit:
Armeeoberkommando 18, Heer
Awarded on:
January 26th, 1942
Deutsches Kreuz in Gold
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Generalleutnant (Major-general)
Unit:
Kommandeur, 30. Infanterie-Division, Heer
Awarded on:
August 12th, 1944
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
General der Infanterie (Lieutenant-general of Infantry)
Unit:
KG 2.AK
Awarded on:
January 14th, 1945
Ritterkreuz mit Eichenlaub

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