PERSONALIA
 
Name:  Tiemann, Otto
Date of birth: February 12th, 1890 (Vilsen/Hannover, Germany)
Date of death:  April 20th, 1952 (Bruchhausen/Lowersaxony, Germany)
Nationality:  German
BIOGRAPHY: 
Otto Tiemann finally reached the rank of General der Pioniere.

During the First World War he received the Eisernes Kreuz 2.Klasse (October 5th, 1914), the Eisernes Kreuz 1.Klasse (October 30th, 1915), Beierisches Militär Verdienstorden IV.Klasse mit Schwerten (July 7th, 1917) and the Verwundeten im Schwarz (July 11th, 1918).
     
EHRENKREUZ FÜR FRONTKÄMPFER
Awarded on: January 8th, 1935
 
     
1939 SPANGE ZUM EISERNEN KREUZES 2ER KLASSE 1914
Awarded on: May 15th, 1940
Details: Had already received the Iron Cross 2nd Class on October 5th, 1914.
 
     
1939 SPANGE ZUM EISERNEN KREUZES 1ER KLASSE 1914
Awarded on: June 19th, 1940
Details: Had already received the Iron Cross 1st Class on October 30th, 1915.
 
     
DEUTSCHES KREUZ IN GOLD
Rank: Generalleutnant (Major-general)
Unit: Kommandeur, 93. Infanterie-Division, Heer
Awarded on: December 19th, 1941
 
     
MEDAILLE "WINTERSCHLACHT IM OSTEN 1941/42" (OSTMEDAILLE)
Awarded on: July 26th, 1942
 
     
RITTERKREUZ DES EISERNEN KREUZES
Rank: Generalleutnant (Major-general)
Unit: Kommandeur, 93. Infanterie-Division, Heer
Awarded on: April 28th, 1943
 
     
DIENSTAUSZEICHNUNG DER WEHRMACHT 4.KLASSE, 4 JAHRE
 
     
DIENSTAUSZEICHNUNG DER WEHRMACHT 3.KLASSE, 12 JAHRE
 
     
DIENSTAUSZEICHNUNG DER WEHRMACHT 2. KLASSE, 18 JAHRE
 
     
DIENSTAUSZEICHNUNG DER WEHRMACHT 1.KLASSE, 25 JAHRE
 
     
WEHRMACHTBERICHT
Awarded on: August 4th, 1944
Action: In the fighting in recent days at the Narva front, has an army corps under the command of General of the Pioneers Tiemann and the 21st East Prussian Infantry Division under Lieutenant General Foertsch particularly distinguished themselves.
 
 
 
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Picture source:   - Public domain
Information source(s):   - FELLGIEBEL, W.P., Elite of theThird Reich, Helion & Company Limited, Solihull, 2003.
- PATZWALL, K. & SCHERZER, V., Das Deutsche Kreuz 1941-1945, Verlag Klaus D. Patzwall, Norderstedt, 2001.
- Die Ordensträger der Deutschen Wehrmacht (CD), VMD-Verlag GmbH, Osnabrück, 2002
- Die Träger des Ritterkreuzes des Eisernen Kreuzes 1939-1945
- Personalakte/Soldbuch
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