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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

Deutscher Orden des Großdeutschen ReichesCommandeur der Militaire Willems Orde (MWO.2)Medal of Honor - Army (MoH)Frontflugspange für Schlachtflieger in Gold mit BrilliantenKriegsabzeichen für Hilfskreuzer mit BrilliantenGroßkreuz des Eisernen KreuzesRitterkreuz, Goldener Eichenlaub mit Schwertern und BrillantenNahkampfspange in GoldRidder vierde klasse der Militaire Willems Orde (MWO.4)Ordinul Mihai Viteazul 1st ClassNavy CrossGrootkruis der Militaire Willems Orde (MWO.1)Air Force Cross (AC)Goldenes Hitlerjugend Ehrenabzeichen - SonderstufeGemeinsames Flugzeugfuhrer-Beobachter Abzeichen mit Brillianten
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