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Armin Lembke

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Allegiance  Nazi Germany
Rank  Oberstleutnant
Name  Armin Lembke
Service/branch  German Army
Years of service  1934–45
Commands held  Grenadier-Regiment 220
Died  February 13, 1991
Battles/wars  World War II Battle of France Operation Barbarossa Siege of Leningrad Demyansk Pocket Battle of Narva (1944) Baltic Offensive Battle of Memel East Prussian Offensive Zemland Offensive
Awards  Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross
Battles and wars  Battle of France, Operation Barbarossa

Armin Lembke (10 March 1913 – 13 February 1991) was a highly decorated Oberstleutnant in the Wehrmacht during World War II. 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

  • Iron Cross (1939)
  • 2nd Class
  • 1st Class
  • Wound Badge (1939)
  • in Black
  • Infantry Assault Badge
  • Eastern Front Medal
  • Close Combat Clasp
  • in Bronze
  • German Cross in Gold (6 September 1942)
  • Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross on 5 March 1945 as Oberstleutnant and commander of Grenadier-Regiment 220
  • References

    Armin Lembke Wikipedia

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