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The Oberkommando der Wehrmacht stopped the treatment of all proposals for awardings to missing (MIA) soldiers or soldiers captured by the enemy (POWs) from 2nd August 1944 on and thereby any awarding to them formally was blocked?


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Awards with a complete personslist

Spanienkreuz, Gold mit Schwertern und BrilliantenDeutscher Orden des Großdeutschen ReichesFrontflugspange für Schlachtflieger in Gold mit BrilliantenMedal of HonorVictoria Cross (VC)Grootkruis der Militaire Willems Orde (MWO.1)Ehrentafelspange der KriegsmarineChaplain's Medal for HeroismVapaudenristin Suurristi (VR SR / VR SR mk)Medal of Honor - Army (MoH)Nahkampfspange in GoldRidder derde klasse der Militaire Willems Orde (MWO.3)George CrossKriegsabzeichen für Hilfskreuzer mit BrilliantenRitterkreuz, Goldener Eichenlaub mit Schwertern und Brillanten
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