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Kaltenbrunner, Ernst

Date of birth:
October 4th, 1903 (Ried (Österreich))
Date of death:
October 16th, 1946 (Nuremberg/Bavaria, Germany)
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, German Reich)

Biography

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
January 30th, 1939
Goldenes Parteiabzeichen
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
May 6th, 1942
Ehrenzeichen des 9. November 1923 (Blutorden)
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
January 30th, 1943
Kriegsverdienstkreuz 1.Klasse mit Schwertern
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
SS-Obergruppenführer / General der Polizei (Lieutenant-General)
Unit:
Chef RSiHA Berlin
Awarded on:
October 22nd, 1943
Deutsches Kreuz in Silber
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
SS-Obergruppenführer / General der Polizei (Lieutenant-General)
Unit:
Chef des RSHA
Awarded on:
October 12th, 1944
Details:
The announcement was made public on 15th November 1944 and the presentation was on 9th December 1944.
Ritterkreuz des Kriegsverdienstkreuzes mit Schwertern

Sources

  • Photo 1: Willi Schumacher Collection
  • Photo: Willi Schumacher Collection
  • - Die Ordensträger der Deutschen Wehrmacht (CD), VMD-Verlag GmbH, Osnabrück, 2002
    - 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
    - Axis Biographical research

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