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Albert Klett

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Allegiance  Nazi Germany
Battles/wars  World War II
Battles and wars  World War II
Rank  Hauptsturmfuhrer
Years of service  1941–45
Name  Albert Klett
Service/branch  Waffen-SS
Albert Klett
Awards  Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross Iron Cross 1st Class Iron Cross 2nd Class Close Combat Clasp
Died  March 14, 1945, Tata, Hungary
Unit  8th SS Cavalry Division Florian Geyer

Albert Klett (24 February 1916 — 14 March 1945) was a Hauptsturmfuhrer (Captain) in the Waffen-SS during World War II. He was awarded the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross. This was awarded to recognize extreme battlefield bravery or successful military leadership by Nazi Germany during World War II.

Albert Klett was awarded the Knight's Cross in October 1944, while in command of the 6th Squadron, 15th SS Cavalry Regiment, 8th SS Cavalry Division Florian Geyer

Klett did not survive the war but was killed in action on the 14 March 1945 near Tata, Hungary.

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