Friedrich-August Graf von Brühl

Friedrich-August Graf von Brühl
Born 1 May 1913
Pförten
Died 5 November 1981(1981-11-05) (aged 68)
Werl
Allegiance Nazi Germany Nazi Germany (to 1945)
 West Germany
Service/branch Heer
Years of service 1934–1945
1956–1969
Rank Major der Reserve (Wehrmacht)
Oberstleutnant (Bundeswehr)
Commands held II. Abteilung im Panzer-Regiment 16
Battles/wars

World War II

Awards Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross

Friedrich-August Graf von Brühl[a] (1 May 1913 – 5 November 1981) was a highly decorated Major der Reserve in the Wehrmacht during World War II and an Oberstleutnant in the Bundeswehr. He was also a recipient of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross. The Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross was awarded to recognise extreme battlefield bravery or successful military leadership.

Awards and decorations

Footnotes

  • a Regarding personal names: Graf is a title, translated as Count, not a first or middle name. The female form is Gräfin.

References

Citations
Bibliography

External links

  • World War 2 Awards.com
  • Ritterkreuztraeger 1939-1945

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