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Jakob, Friedrich

Date of birth:
March 18th, 1910 (Ehringshausen/Rhineprovince, Germany)
Date of death:
September 9th, 1994 (Mainz/Hesse, Germany)
Nationality:
German

Biography

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Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
June 11th, 1940
Eisernes Kreuz 2. Klasse
Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
October 28th, 1940
Eisernes Kreuz 1. Klasse
Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Hauptmann (Captain)
Unit:
II. / Infanterie-Regiment 105
Awarded on:
December 1st, 1941
Details:
Award 22/24.
Deutsches Kreuz in Gold
Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Hauptmann (Captain)
Unit:
Führer II. / Infanterie-Regiment 105/ / 72.Infanterie-Division / XXX.Armee-Korps / 11.Armee / Heeresgruppe Süd
Awarded on:
March 4th, 1942
Details:
908th Award.
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes
Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
November 16th, 1944
Wehrmachtbericht
Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Major
Unit:
Führer Volks-Grenadier-Regiment 1149 / 563.Volks-Grenadier-Division / X.Armee-Korps / 18.Armee / Heeresgruppe Nord
Awarded on:
December 18th, 1944
Details:
681st Award.
Ritterkreuz mit Eichenlaub

Sources

  • Photo 1: Norbert Beyerlein
  • Photo: Beyerlein sammlung
  • - Die Ordensträger der Deutschen Wehrmacht (CD), VMD-Verlag GmbH, Osnabrück, 2002
    - Kwasny A., Kwasny G., Die Eichenlaubträger 1940-1945 (CD), Deutsches Wehrkundearchiv, Lage-Waddenhausen, 2001
    - 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

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