|Born||18 November 1891|
|Died||18 November 1956(aged 65)|
|Place of birth||Delmenhorst|
|Place of death||Bad Honnef|
German Empire (to 1918)|
Weimar Republic (to 1920)
|Years of service||
|Commands held||Schützen-Regiment 111|
|Awards||Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross|
|Other work||Police officer|
Theodor Bohlmann-Combrinck (18 November 1891 – 18 November 1956) was a highly decorated Generalmajor 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. Theodor Bohlmann-Combrinck was captured by Allied troops in May 1945 and was released in 1947.
Awards and decorations[edit | edit source]
- Iron Cross (1914)
- 2nd Class (25 December 1914)
- 1st Class (31 May 1917)
- Wound Badge (1914)
- in Black
- Honour Cross of the World War 1914/1918
- Sudetenland Medal
- Iron Cross (1939)
- 2nd Class (27 September 1939)
- 1st Class (14 October 1939)
- Wound Badge (1939)
- in Silver (20 July 1941)
- Panzer Badge in Bronze (7 February 1942)
- Eastern Front Medal (27 August 1942)
- Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross on 8 August 1941 as Oberst and commander of Schützen-Regiment 111 
References[edit | edit source]
- Fellgiebel 2000, p. 118.
- Fellgiebel, Walther-Peer (2000). Die Träger des Ritterkreuzes des Eisernen Kreuzes 1939-1945. 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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