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Fischer, Hans

Born: 25.05.1914 in Bad Tennstedt

  • joined the 2nd Company of Panzerregiment 1 in November 1935,

  • transferred in October 1936 to the newly formed 1st Company of Panzerregiment 7,

  • left the army after two years of service with the rank of Unteroffizier der Reserve,

  • was reactivated in the course of mobilization in August 1939,

  • served with Infanterie-Ersatz-Bataillon 10,

  • transferred in February 1940 to the 1st Company of Panzer-Ersatz-Abteilung 1 in Erfurt,

  • transferred in October 1940 to the newly formed 2nd Company of Panzerregiment 1,

  • experienced the Russian Campaign as Unteroffizier and Feldwebel der Reserve with the 2nd Company of Panzerregiment 1,

  • was wounded and transferred to Panzer-Ersatzabteilung 1 in February 1942,

  • was judged as unfit for further frontline service and served as an NCO instructor at Ohrdruf,

  • left active service in July 1943, last rank: Oberfeldwebel

  • officially belonged to Ersatzreserve II (Weimar, 29.03.1944)

  • Hans Fischer most likely survived WWII



EKII (1941), Panzer Assault Badge in Silver (1941), Black Wound Badge (1941), Eastern Front Medal (1942),

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