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Hünersdorff, von, Walther

Date of birth:
November 28th, 1898 (Cairo, Egypt)
Date of death:
July 17th, 1943 (Kharkiv, Ukraine, Soviet Union)
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, German Reich)

Biography

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberstleutnant (Luitenant-kolonel)
Unit:
Chef des Generalstabes (1a) II. Armeekorps
Awarded on:
May 14th, 1940
1939 Spange zum Eisernen Kreuzes 2er Klasse 1914
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberstleutnant (Luitenant-kolonel)
Unit:
Chef des Generalstabes (1a) II. Armeekorps
Awarded on:
May 27th, 1940
1939 Spange zum Eisernen Kreuzes 1er Klasse 1914
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberst i.G. (Colonel)
Unit:
Chef des Generalstabes der Panzergruppe 3.
Awarded on:
January 26th, 1942
Deutsches Kreuz in Gold
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberst (Kolonel)
Unit:
Kommandeur Panzer-Regiments 11
Awarded on:
December 22nd, 1942
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Generalmajor
Unit:
Kommandeur 6. Panzer-Division
Awarded on:
July 14th, 1943
Details:
259th Award.
Ritterkreuz mit Eichenlaub
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Details:
Silver version
Panzerkampfabzeichen (ohne Zahl)

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