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Rebane, Alfons Vilhelm Robert

Date of birth:
June 24th, 1908 (Valga, Estonia)
Date of death:
March 8th, 1976 (Augsburg/Bavaria, Germany)
Nationality:
Estonian

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
April 9th, 1943
Eisernes Kreuz 2. Klasse
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
November 9th, 1943
Eisernes Kreuz 1. Klasse
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
January 28th, 1944
Wehrmachtbericht
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Major
Unit:
Kommandeur (estnische) Freiwilliges-Bataillon 658 (Ost-Bataillon (estn.) 658) / Kampfgruppe "Späth" / XXXVIII.Armee-Korps / 18.Armee / Heeresgruppe No
Awarded on:
February 23rd, 1941
Details:
2689th Award.
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Waffen-Obersturmbannführer
Unit:
Kommandeur Waffen-Grenadier-Regiment der SS 46 (estnisch Nr. 2) / LVI.Panzer-Korps
Awarded on:
May 9th, 1945
Details:
Non numbered, unconfirmed awarding. According the sequence this would be the 875th Award. The recommendation was made on 3rd April 1945, received by OKH/PA/P5 on 12th April 1945 and was supported by General der Kavallerie Koch-Erpach, Kommandierender General LVI.Panzerkorps and the Reichsführer SS.
Ritterkreuz mit Eichenlaub

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