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Hermann Göring was the only person to receive the Grosskreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes during the Second World War. In total only five persons received the decoration.


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Awards with a complete personslist

Ordinul Mihai Viteazul 1st ClassDeutscher Orden des Großdeutschen ReichesMedal of Honor - Navy/Marine Corps (MoH)Orden PobedaMedal of Honor - Army (MoH)Vapaudenristin Suurristi (VR SR / VR SR mk)Ridder derde klasse der Militaire Willems Orde (MWO.3)U-boot Kriegsabzeichen mit BrilliantenMagyar Tiszti Arany Vitézségi ÉremChaplain's Medal for HeroismNahkampfspange in GoldGoldenes Hitlerjugend Ehrenabzeichen - SonderstufeRitterkreuz mit Eichenlaub und SchwerternRitterkreuz, Eichenlaub, Schwertern und BrillantenRitterkreuz des Kriegsverdienstkreuzes in Gold ohne Schwertern
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