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Friday, 6 March 2015

Gustav Forstmann

Career:

Branch: Kriegsmarine
Born: 10 June 1908 in Kiel, Germany
Died: 2 February 1985 in Wedel, Germany

Ranks:
Fregattenkapitän
Korvettenkapitän
Kapitänleutnant
Oberleutnant zur See
Leutnant zur See
Oberfähnrich zur See
Fähnrich zur See

Decorations:
Iron Cross 1939
2nd Class 22 November 1939
1st Class 25 April 1940
Cuffband Courland
Cross of Liberty 2nd Class 3 June 1944
German Cross in Gold 9 December 1944
Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross 28 July 1941

Commands:
1. Räumbootsflottille
Takes command on December 1939
Ends command on March 1942

Personal Information:

Gustav Forstmann was born in Kiel, Germany on 10 June 1908 and was a serving member of the Kriegsmarine during World War II and managed to attain the rank of Fregattenkapitän and went on to command the following 1. Räumbootsflottille.

After World War II Gustav Forstmann went on to serve in German Federal Navy (Bundesmarine).

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