Goth, Ernst

    Date of birth:
    July 28th, 1897 (Ingolstadt/Bavaria, Germany)
    Date of death:
    January 1986
    Nationality:
    German (1933-1945, German Reich)

    Biography

    Promptions:
    January 1st, 1942: Oberst (RDA -27-).

    Career:
    ?: 12. Abteilung, Generalstab des Heeres;
    ?: Führerreserve OKH;
    June 30th, 1943: Führer Grenadier-Regiment 866;
    November 9th, 1943: Führerreserve OKH;
    November 15th, 1943: Kommandeur Grenadier-Regiment 916;
    September 5th, 1944: Führerreserve OKH;
    November 10th, 1944: Kommandeur Grenadier-Regiment 502;
    January 10th, 1945: Führerreserve OKH;
    February 26th, 1945: Kommandeur Grenadier-Regiment 766.

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    Period:
    Second World War (1939-1945)
    Rank:
    Oberstleutnant im Generalstab
    Awarded on:
    June 17th, 1940
    Details:
    Had already received the Iron Cross 2nd Class on 29th September 1917.
    1939 Spange zum Eisernen Kreuzes 2er Klasse 1914
    Period:
    Second World War (1939-1945)
    Awarded on:
    September 11th, 1941
    Magyar Érdemrend Középkeresztje
    Period:
    Second World War (1939-1945)
    Awarded on:
    October 2nd, 1941
    Kriegsverdienstkreuz 2.Klasse mit Schwertern
    Period:
    Second World War (1939-1945)
    Rank:
    Oberstleutnant im Generalstab
    Awarded on:
    October 2nd, 1941
    Kriegsverdienstkreuz 1.Klasse mit Schwertern
    Period:
    Second World War (1939-1945)
    Awarded on:
    August 25th, 1942
    Medaille
    Period:
    Second World War (1939-1945)
    Rank:
    Oberstleutnant im Generalstab (Lieutenant-colonel to the General Staff)
    Unit:
    Oberquartiermeister, Armeeoberkommando 17, Heer
    Awarded on:
    November 30th, 1942
    Deutsches Kreuz in Silber
    Period:
    Second World War (1939-1945)
    Awarded on:
    April 17th, 1943
    Ordinul Corona Romaneii Commander
    Period:
    Second World War (1939-1945)
    Awarded on:
    September 13th, 1943
    Eisernes Kreuz 1. Klasse
    Period:
    Second World War (1939-1945)
    Rank:
    Oberst
    Unit:
    Kommandeur Grenadier-Regiment 916
    Awarded on:
    August 25th, 1944
    Ehrenblattspange des Heeres und Waffen-SS
    Period:
    Second World War (1939-1945)
    Awarded on:
    July 22nd, 1944
    Details:
    Silver version.
    Infanterie-Sturmabzeichen

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