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Leinweber, Hermann

Updated: Apr 17

Born: 14.10.1915 in Sarstedt (Hannover)


  • served during the Polish Campaign as an Unteroffizier and panzer commander (Panzerkampfwagen III) in the 2nd Company of Panzerregiment 1,

  • severely wounded on 05.09.1939 at Piotrkow (compare page 360 in the book),

  • transferred to Panzerabteilung A on 01.08.1940 and shortly thereafter, to 1st Company of Panzerregiment 18,

  • promoted to Feldwebel,

  • is listed as Hauptfeldwebel of staff company I. Abteilung of Panzerregiment 18 in July 1941,

  • transferred in 1942 to the staff of Panzerabteilung 160,

  • MIA in Stalingrad, last position: Hauptfeldwebel of the staff company



EKII (1941), Black Wound Badge

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