Heim, Ferdinand

Date of birth:
February 27th, 1895 (Reutlingen/Württemberg, Germany)
Date of death:
November 14th, 1977
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, German Reich)

Biography

Ferdinand Heim was releaved from active duty on 16th August 1943 and was reactivated again on 1st August 1944.

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberst im generalstab
Unit:
Stab Armee-Ober-Kommando 6
Awarded on:
January 26th, 1942
Deutsches Kreuz in Gold
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Generalmajor
Unit:
Kommandeur 14.Panzer-Division
Awarded on:
August 30th, 1942
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes

Sources

  • Photo 1: Bundesarchiv
  • Photo: Bundesarchiv Bild 1011-218-0d18-12, Wikimedia Commons
  • - Die Ordensträger der Deutschen Wehrmacht (CD), VMD-Verlag GmbH, Osnabrück, 2002
    - Fellgiebel W.P., Elite of the Third Reich, The recipients of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross 1939-1945: A Reference, Helion & Company Limited, Solihull, 2003, ISBN 1-874622-46-9
    - Patzwall K., Scherzer V., Das Deutsche Kreuz 1941-1945, Geschichte und Inhaber Band II, Verlag Klaus D. Patzwall, Norderstedt, 2001, ISBN 3-931533-45-X
    - Ritterkreuz Archiv II/2009, Veit Scherzer, Ranis, Juni 2009, ISSN 1866-4709
    - Die Träger des Ritterkreuzes des Eisernen Kreuzes 1939-1945

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