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Kleinhans, Herbert

Updated: May 16

Born: 14.05.1919 in Bad Berka

Died: 1965

  • joined 2nd Company of Panzerregiment 1 as a recruit in November 1938,

  • served as a Gefreiter in the 2nd Company (company train) during the Polish and French Campaigns,

  • transferred in August 1940 to the 1st Company of Panzerabteilung A and shortly thereafter, to the 1st Company of Panzerregiment 18,

  • returned to Panzerregiment 1,

  • was severely wounded on 16.07.1944, while serving as an Unteroffizier with the 8th Company,

  • Herbert Kleinhans survived WWII and died in 1965


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