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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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Ordinul Mihai Viteazul 1st ClassGemeinsames Flugzeugfuhrer-Beobachter Abzeichen mit BrilliantenNavy CrossFrontflugspange für Schlachtflieger in Gold mit BrilliantenRitterkreuz mit Eichenlaub und SchwerternMagyar Tiszti Arany Vitézségi ÉremCommandeur der Militaire Willems Orde (MWO.2)Ridder vierde klasse der Militaire Willems Orde (MWO.4)Ritterkreuz des Kriegsverdienstkreuzes mit SchwerternVictoria Cross (VC)Ritterkreuz, Eichenlaub, Schwertern und BrillantenAir Force Cross (AC)Deutscher Orden des Großdeutschen ReichesOrden PobedaMedal of Honor
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