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Radermacher, Karl

Date of birth:
December 12th, 1922 (Aachen/Rhine Province, Germany)
Date of death:
October 9th, 2016
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, German Reich)

Biography

Promotions:
?: Gefreiter;
?: Obergefreiter;
?: Unteroffizier;
?: Feldwebel;
?: Fahnenjunker-Feldwebel;
December 12th, 1944: Leutnant.

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
December 10th, 1942
Eisernes Kreuz 2. Klasse
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
February 14th, 1944
Eisernes Kreuz 1. Klasse
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Gefreiter (Lance Corporal)
Unit:
Granatwerfertruppführer 6. / Grenadier-Regiment 45
Awarded on:
May 4th, 1944
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Unteroffizier (Corporal)
Unit:
Gruppenführer 6. / Grenadier-Regiment 45
Awarded on:
October 21st, 1944
Details:
The decoration was presented ot him by Reichsführer-SS Heinrich Himmler personally in the town hall of Ulm on December 12th, 1944.
Nahkampfspange in Gold
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Feldwebel (Staff Sergeant)
Unit:
Kompanie-Trupp-Führer 6. / Grenadier-Regiment 45 / 21. Infanterie-Division
Awarded on:
November 27th, 1944
Deutsches Kreuz in Gold
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Action:
He received the silver version.
Infanterie-Sturmabzeichen

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