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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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Vapaudenristin Suurristi (VR SR / VR SR mk)Goldenes Hitlerjugend Ehrenabzeichen - SonderstufeCommandeur der Militaire Willems Orde (MWO.2)Ehrentafelspange der KriegsmarineGrootkruis der Militaire Willems Orde (MWO.1)Großkreuz des Eisernen KreuzesDickin MedalDeutscher Orden des Großdeutschen ReichesKriegsabzeichen für Hilfskreuzer mit BrilliantenRitterkreuz des Kriegsverdienstkreuzes in Gold ohne SchwerternOrdinul Mihai Viteazul 1st ClassMedal of Honor - Army (MoH)Frontflugspange für Schlachtflieger in Gold mit BrilliantenVictoria Cross (VC)Medal of Honor - Navy/Marine Corps (MoH)
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