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Hövel, Freiherr von, Karl

Date of birth:
October 23rd, 1915
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, Third Reich)

Biography

Promotions:
April 1st, 1937: Leutnant;
October 1st, 1939: Oberleutnant;
April 1st, 1942: Hauptmann (1388);
April 1st, 1944: Major (66f).

Career:
September 1st, 1939: Adj.u.Battr.Chef III./Art.Rgt. 26;
April 1st, 1942: A.E.A. 26;
January 19th, 1943: Sachbearbeiter IIa stv.Gen.Kdo. VI. A.K.;
January 10th, 1944: Führer-Reserve OKH / 13.Lehr.f.höh.Adj.;
April 1st, 1944: Führer-Reserve OKH / kdt.z.verübergehd. Dienstleistg.z.Ag P 1 / 4.Abt.;
June 15th, 1944: Ag P 1 / 4.Abt. (Ref.) vers.;
September 15th, 1944: vers. P 7 als Grulei;
February 21st, 1945: Führer-Reserve OKH / D.r.Stellv. Chef PA / IIa;
April 3rd, 1945: Stab Gen.d.Art. 1 OKH / Adj.

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
June 24th, 1940
Eisernes Kreuz 2. Klasse
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
August 7th, 1941
Eisernes Kreuz 1. Klasse
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
September 30th, 1941
(Allgemeines) Sturmabzeichen
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
February 15th, 1942
Verwundetenabzeichen 1939 in Schwarz
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberleutnant (1st Lieutenant)
Unit:
III. Abteilung, Artillerie-Regiment 26, 26. Infanterie-Division, Heer
Awarded on:
May 25th, 1942
Deutsches Kreuz in Gold
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
September 15th, 1942
Medaille

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