Category:Otto Kretschmer

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Otto Kretschmer 
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German admiral and U-boat commander during World War II
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Date of birth1 May 1912
Hajduki Nyskie
Date of death5 August 1998
Straubing

Place of burial
Country of citizenship
Educated at
Occupation
  • soldier (9 October 1930, 17 March 1941)
Member of
Award received
  • Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross with Oak Leaves and Swords (26 December 1941, 5, Adolf Hitler)
  • Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross with Oak Leaves (4 November 1940, 6, Adolf Hitler)
  • Iron Cross 1st Class (17 December 1939)
  • Iron Cross 2nd Class (17 October 1939)
  • U-boat War Badge (9 November 1939)
  • Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross (4 August 1940)
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