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The Reichspresident in office (2nd to 23rd May 1945) and Supreme Commander of the Wehrmacht (1st to 9th May 1945) Admiral of the Fleet Karl Dönitz decreed a general stop of awarding and advancement from 11th May 1945, 24:00 hrs, on?


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Awards with a complete personslist

Medal of Honor - Navy/Marine Corps (MoH)Kriegsabzeichen für Hilfskreuzer mit BrilliantenGeorge CrossCommandeur der Militaire Willems Orde (MWO.2)Air Force Cross (AC)Medal of HonorGrootkruis der Militaire Willems Orde (MWO.1)Spanienkreuz, Gold mit Schwertern und BrilliantenRitterkreuz mit Eichenlaub und SchwerternRitterkreuz, Eichenlaub, Schwertern und BrillantenGroßkreuz des Eisernen KreuzesRitterkreuz des KriegsverdienstkreuzesRidder vierde klasse der Militaire Willems Orde (MWO.4)Medal of Honor - Army (MoH)Nahkampfspange in Gold
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