Ioan Dumitrache

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Ioan Dumitrache
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Ioan Dumitrache
Born (1889-08-25)25 August 1889
Ciorăști near Râmnicu Sărat, Romania
Died 6 March 1977(1977-03-06) (aged 87)
Braşov, Romania
Allegiance  Romania
Service/branch Army
Years of service 1911 – 1947
Rank Lieutenant General
Commands held 2nd Mountain Division
Battles/wars

World War II

Awards Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross

Ioan Dumitrache (25 August 1889, Ciorăști near Râmnicu Sărat – 6 March 1977, Braşov) was a Romanian Major General during World War II. He was also a recipient of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross (German: Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes). The Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross was awarded by the Third Reich to recognise extreme battlefield bravery or successful military leadership.

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References[edit]

  • Fellgiebel, Walther-Peer (2000) [1986]. Die Träger des Ritterkreuzes des Eisernen Kreuzes 1939–1945 — Die Inhaber der höchsten Auszeichnung des Zweiten Weltkrieges aller Wehrmachtteile [The Bearers of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross 1939–1945 — The Owners of the Highest Award of the Second World War of all Wehrmacht Branches] (in German). Friedberg, Germany: Podzun-Pallas. ISBN 978-3-7909-0284-6. 

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