Finnish recipients of the DKiG

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Mikko H.
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Finnish recipients of the DKiG

Postby Mikko H. » 13 Jul 2017 17:28

Additions and corrections to this list: http://www.axishistory.com/other-aspects/uniforms-militaria/360-germany-unsorted/militaria/8732-german-cross-in-gold-holders-of-germany-s-allies

In temporal order:

- jalkaväenkenraali Erik Heinrichs, Chief of the Finnish General Staff: correct date of award 17 August 1943
- kenraaliluutnantti Jarl Lundqvist, Commander of the Finnish Air Force: data correct
- New entry: kenraaliluutnantti Paavo Talvela, Finnish liaison-general at the OKH: 1 December 1943
- kenraaliluutnantti Väinö Valve, Commander of the Finnish Naval Forces: correct date 7 February 1944
- kenraaliluutnantti Karl Lennart Oesch, Commander of the Isthmus Forces: data correct
- kenraaliluutnantti Taavetti Laatikainen, Commander of the IV Army Corps: data correct

Source: Antti Matikkala: Kunnian ruletti. Korkeimmat ulkomaalaisille 1941-1944 annetut suomalaiset kunniamerkit. (The Roulette of Honor. The Highest Finnish Orders to Foreigners 1941-1944.)

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