TRETTNER, Heinrich "Heinz"  
 
PERSONALIA
 
Name:  Trettner, Heinrich "Heinz"
Date of birth: September 19th, 1907 (Minden/Westphalia, Germany)
Date of death:  September 18th, 2006 (Mönchengladbach/North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany)
Nationality:  German
BIOGRAPHY: 
Was taken prisoner on May 3rd 1945 at St Christofero, Italy. POW number B33415.
     
CRUZ DE GUERRA CROSS
Rank: Hauptmann (Colonel)
Awarded on: September 30th, 1938
 
     
MEDALLA DE LA CAMPAÑA DE ESPAÑA 1936-1939
Rank: Hauptmann (Captain)
Awarded on: December 1st, 1938
 
     
SPANIENKREUZ, GOLD MIT SCHWERTERN
Rank: Hauptmann (Captain)
Awarded on: June 6th, 1939
 
     
EISERNES KREUZ 2. KLASSE
Rank: Major im Generalstab
Unit: Ia der 7. Flieger-Division
Awarded on: May 12th, 1940
 
     
EISERNES KREUZ 1. KLASSE
Rank: Major im Generalstab
Unit: Ia der 7. Flieger-Division
Awarded on: May 12th, 1940
 
     
RITTERKREUZ DES EISERNEN KREUZES
Rank: Major im Generalstab
Unit: Ia der 7. Flieger-Division
Awarded on: May 24th, 1940
 
     
VERWUNDETENABZEICHEN 1939 IN SCHWARZ
Awarded on: March 3rd, 1944
 
     
WEHRMACHTBERICHT
Rank: Oberst (Colonel)
Unit: Kommandeur 4. Fallschirmjäger-Division
Awarded on: June 28th, 1944
 
     
RITTERKREUZ MIT EICHENLAUB
Rank: Generalmajor (Brigadier)
Unit: Kommandeur 4. Fallschirmjäger-Division
Awarded on: September 17th, 1944
Details: 586th Award.
 
     
ÄRMELBAND KRETA
 
     
DIENSTAUSZEICHNUNG DER WEHRMACHT 4.KLASSE, 4 JAHRE
 
     
GEMEINSAMES FLUGZEUGFUHRER-BEOBACHTER ABZEICHEN MIT BRILLIANTEN
 
 
 
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Picture source:   - Gareth Collins via Axis Biographical Research
- Bundeswehr photo: Beyerlein sammlung
Information source(s):   - Island Farm Special Camp
- Axis Biographical Research
   
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