7 November 1914|
|Died||19 July 2012
|Years of service||1939 – 1945|
Zugführer 5./Panzer-Grenadier-Regiment 40
|Awards||Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross
Iron Cross 1st Class
Iron Cross 2nd Class
Wilhelm Lehner (7 November 1914 – 19 July 2012) was a Feldwebel in the Zugführer 5./Panzer-Grenadier-Regiment 40 during World War II and was awarded the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross, which was awarded to recognize extreme battlefield bravery or successful military leadership by Nazi Germany. He received his Knight's Cross on June 15, 1943.
Lehner survived the war and died in Fischach on 19 July 2012.
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