PERSONALIA
 
Name:  Abraham, Erich Gottfried
Date of birth: March 27th, 1895 (Marienburg/Eastern Prussia, Germany)
Date of death:  March 7th, 1971 (Wiesbaden/Hesse, Germany)
Nationality:  German
     
1939 SPANGE ZUM EISERNEN KREUZES 2ER KLASSE 1914
Rank: Oberstleutnant
Unit: Bataillons-Kommandeur II. / Infanterie-Regiment 266
Awarded on: March 10th, 1940
Details: Had already received the Iron Cross 2nd Class on 2nd September 1915.
 
     
1939 SPANGE ZUM EISERNEN KREUZES 1ER KLASSE 1914
Rank: Oberstleutnant
Unit: Regiments-Führer / Infanterie-Regiment 230 / 76.Infanterie-Division
Awarded on: June 21st, 1940
Details: Had already received the Iron Cross 1st Class on 27th June 1917.
 
     
DEUTSCHES KREUZ IN GOLD
Rank: Oberst
Unit: Kommandeur Infanterie-Regiment 230
Awarded on: March 7th, 1942
Details: Award 86/3.
 
     
ORDINUL CORONA ROMANEII COMMANDER
Rank: Oberst
Unit: Kommandeur Infanterie-Regiment 230
Awarded on: June 22nd, 1942
 
     
RITTERKREUZ DES EISERNEN KREUZES
Rank: Oberst
Unit: Kommandeur Infanterie-Regiment 230 / 76.Infanterie-Division / VIII.Armee-Korps / 6.Armee / Heeresgruppe B
Awarded on: November 13th, 1942
Details: 1311th Award.
 
     
INFANTERIE-STURMABZEICHEN
Rank: Generalmajor
Unit: Kommandeur 76.Infanterie-Division
Awarded on: June 3rd, 1943
Details: Silver version
 
     
RITTERKREUZ MIT EICHENLAUB
Rank: Generalleutnant
Unit: Kommandeur 76.Infanterie-Division / XXIX.Armee-Korps / Heeresgruppe Südukraine
Awarded on: June 26th, 1944
Details: 516th Award
 
     
MEDAILLE "WINTERSCHLACHT IM OSTEN 1941/42" (OSTMEDAILLE)
 
     
EISERNES KREUZ 1.KLASSE (1914)
Awarded on: June 27th, 1917
 
     
EISERNES KREUZ 2.KLASSE (1914)
Awarded on: September 2nd, 1915
 
     
EHRENKREUZ FÜR FRONTKÄMPFER
Awarded on: December 1st, 1934
 
     
MILITÄRVERDIENSTKREUZ III. KLASSE
Awarded on: March 20th, 1917
 
     
DEUTSCHES SCHUTZWALL-EHRENZEICHEN
 
 
 
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Picture source:   - Willi Schumacher Collection
Information source(s):   - Die Ordensträger der Deutschen Wehrmacht (CD), VMD-Verlag GmbH, Osnabrück, 2002
- Kwasny A., Kwasny G., Die Eichenlaubträger 1940-1945 (CD), Deutsches Wehrkundearchiv, Lage-Waddenhausen, 2001
- Fellgiebel W.P., Elite of the Third Reich, The recipients of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross 1939-1945: A Reference, Helion & Company Limited, Solihull, 2003, ISBN 1-874622-46-9
- Kursietis, Andris J., The Wehrmacht at War 1939-1945, Aspekt, The Netherlands, 1999
- Patzwall K., Scherzer V., Das Deutsche Kreuz 1941-1945, Geschichte und Inhaber Band II, Verlag Klaus D. Patzwall, Norderstedt, 2001
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