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Tuesday, 3 March 2015

Theodor Burchardi

Theodor Burchardi

Career:

Branch: Kriegsmarine
Born: 14 May 1892 in Homberg.
Died: 12 August 1983 in Glücksburg.

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

Decorations:
Iron Cross 1914
2nd Class 24 January 1915
1st Class 27 September 1919
Cross of Honor
Dienstauszeichnung 4th to 1st Class 2 October 1936
Sudetenland Medal 20 December 1939
Memel Medal 3 June 1940
Clasp to the Iron Cross 1939
2nd Class 10 October 1939
1st Class 18 January 1940
Order of the Cross of Liberty 1st Class with Swords 7 June 1943
German Cross in Gold 31 March 1944
Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross with Oak Leaves
Knight's Cross on 29 September 1944
Oak Leaves on 8 April 1945

Commands:
Köln
Takes command on 1 October 1937
Ends command on 14 January 1940

Personal Information:

Theodor Burchardi was born on 14 May 1892 in Homberg and was a serving member of the Kriegsmarine during World War II and managed to attain the rank of Kapitän zur See and went on to command the following Köln

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