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Georg Christiansen

Georg Christiansen
Born (1914-10-21)21 October 1914
Died 14 June 1997(1997-06-14) (aged 82)
Kruså (German: Krusau), Denmark
Allegiance Nazi Germany Nazi Germany
Service/branch  Kriegsmarine
Years of service 1934–1945
Rank Korvettenkapitän
Commands held 1. Schnellbootflottille
Battles/wars World War II
Awards Knight's Cross with Oak Leaves

Georg Christiansen (21 October 1914 – 14 June 1997) was a Korvettenkapitän with the Kriegsmarine during World War II. He is also a recipient of the coveted Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross with Oak Leaves.



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  • Huß, Jürgen & Viohl, Armin (2003). Die Ritterkreuzträger des Eisernen Kreuzes der preußischen Provinz Schleswig-Holstein und der Freien und Hansestadt Lübeck 1939-1945 (in German). VDM Heinz Nickel. ISBN 3-925480-79-X.
Military offices
Preceded by
Commander of 8. Schnellbootflottille
November 1941 – July 1942
Succeeded by
Korvettenkapitän Felix Zymalkowski
Preceded by
Kapitänleutnant Heinz Birnbacher
Commander of 1. Schnellbootflottille
2 September 1942 – September 1943
Succeeded by
Korvettenkapitän Hermann Büchting
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