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Anton Detlev von Plato

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Years of service  1930–451955–70
Died  2001, Luchow, Germany
Commands held  1. Panzer-Division
Battles and wars  World War II

Battles/wars  World War II
Service/branch  German Army
Name  Anton-Detlev Plato
Unit  5th Panzer Division
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Allegiance  Weimar Republic (to 1933) Nazi Germany (to 1945) West Germany
Rank  Oberst im Generalstab (Wehrmacht)Generalleutnant (Bundeswehr)
Awards  Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross

Anton-Detlev von Plato (6 June 1910 – 12 October 2001) was a German officer in the Wehrmacht during World War II and a general in the Bundeswehr. He was a recipient of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross of Nazi Germany.

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Awards and decorations

  • Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross on 19 August 1944 as Oberstleutnant im Generalstab and Ia (operations officer) in the 5. Panzer-Division
  • References

    Anton-Detlev von Plato Wikipedia