PERSONALIA
 
Name:  Fangohr, Friedrich
Date of birth: August 12th, 1899 (Hannover, Germany)
Date of death:  April 17th, 1956 (Munich/Bavaria, Germany)
Nationality:  German
BIOGRAPHY: 
Promotions:
February 1st, 1942: Oberst im Generalstab;
February 1st, 1943: Generalmajor;
February 1st, 1944: Generalleutnant;
March 16th, 1945 General der Infanterie.

Career:
February 8th, 1916: Armee;
October 12th, 1937 - February 4th, 1940: Ia 13. Division;
February 5th, 1940 - February 14th, 1941: Ia XXXXI. Armeekorps;
July 15th, 1942 - June 15th, 1944: Chef des Generalstabs 4. Panzerarmee;
August 23rd, 1944 - February 20th, 1945: Kommandeur 122. Infanterie-Division;
February 21st, 1945 - April 22nd, 1945: Kommandierender General I. Armeekorps;
May 9th, 1945 - May 24th, 1945: Chef des Deutschen Verbindungsstabs zum Hauptquartier der alliierten Truppen, Reims;
May 24th, 1945 - March 13th, 1948: POW.
     
1939 SPANGE ZUM EISERNEN KREUZES 2ER KLASSE 1914
Awarded on: September 25th, 1939
 
     
1939 SPANGE ZUM EISERNEN KREUZES 1ER KLASSE 1914
Awarded on: October 12th, 1939
 
     
DEUTSCHES KREUZ IN GOLD
Rank: Oberst im Generalstab (Colonel to the General Staff)
Unit: Generalstab, LVII.Armeekorps (mototorisiert), Heer
Awarded on: March 25th, 1942
 
     
RITTERKREUZ DES EISERNEN KREUZES
Rank: Generalleutnant (Major-general)
Unit: Chef des Generalstabes, 4.Panzerarmee, Heer
Awarded on: June 9th, 1944
Details: Submitted on May 3rd 1944.
Preliminary document and decoration on June 15th 1944 to Pz.AOK 4.
 
     
MEDAILLE "WINTERSCHLACHT IM OSTEN 1941/42" (OSTMEDAILLE)
 
     
ÄRMELBAND KURLAND
 
     
EHRENKREUZ FÜR FRONTKÄMPFER
 
 
 
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Information source(s):   - FEDERL, CH., Die Ritterkreuzträger der Deutschen Panzerdivisionen 1939-1945, VDM Heinz Nickel, Zweibrücken, 2000.
- 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
- das-ritterkreuz.de
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