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Ahrend Höper
Born (1920-11-26)26 November 1920
Died 5 March 2013(2013-03-05) (aged 92)
Place of birth Heringsdorf
Allegiance Nazi Germany Nazi Germany
Service/branch Heer
Years of service ?–1945
Rank Leutnant der Reserve
Unit Sturmgeschütz-Brigade 202
Battles/wars

World War II

Awards Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross

Ahrend Höper (26 November 1920 – 5 March 2013) was a Leutnant der Reserve 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

References

Citations
  1. Fellgiebel 2000, p. 190.
Bibliography
  • Fellgiebel, Walther-Peer (2000). Die Träger des Ritterkreuzes des Eisernen Kreuzes 1939-1945 (in German). Friedburg, Germany: Podzun-Pallas. ISBN 3-7909-0284-5.
  • Scherzer, Veit (2007). Ritterkreuzträger 1939–1945 Die Inhaber des Ritterkreuzes des Eisernen Kreuzes 1939 von Heer, Luftwaffe, Kriegsmarine, Waffen-SS, Volkssturm sowie mit Deutschland verbündeter Streitkräfte nach den Unterlagen des Bundesarchives (in German). Jena, Germany: Scherzers Miltaer-Verlag. ISBN 978-3-938845-17-2.

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