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Generaloberst (German Army)

Shoulder insignia

General Officer Collar Tab (German Army)

'Larisch-Stickerei' Collar insignia; worn from 1900 - 1945

German Confederation (1815 - 1867)Edit

Name Photo Born Time in Rank Army Info Died
When Where Date of Rank Date Vacated Reason Basic Date When Age Where
PRINZ von PREUSSEN,
Wilhelm Friedrich Ludwig
[[File: 22 Mar 1797 Kingdom of Prussia,
Holy Roman Empire

01 Mar 1854
(56)

Unknown
Unknown Flag of the Kingdom of Prussia (Prussian Army) 09 Mar 1888 90 Province of Brandenburg,
Kingdom of Prussia,
German Empire
PRINZ von PREUSSEN,
Frederick Karl Alexander
[[File: 29 Jun 1801 Kingdom of Prussia,
Holy Roman Empire

02 Mar 1854
(52)

Unknown
Unknown Flag of the Kingdom of Prussia (Prussian Army) 21 Jan 1883 81 Province of Brandenburg,
Kingdom of Prussia,
German Empire

German Empire (1871 - 1919)Edit

Name Photo Born Time in Rank Army Info Died
When Where Date of Rank Date Vacated Reason Basic Date When Age Where
PRINZ von PREUSSEN,
Friedrich Heinrich Albrecht
[[File: 04 Oct 1809 East Prussia,
Kingdom of Prussia,
German Empire

16 Jun 1871
(61)

Unknown
Unknown Flag of the Kingdom of Prussia (Prussian Army) 14 Oct 1872 63 Province of Brandenburg,
Kingdom of Prussia,
German Empire
PRINZ von ORANIEN-NASSAU,
Wilhelm Friedrich Karl
[[File: 28 Feb 1797 Kingdom of Prussia,
Holy Roman Empire

01 Jan 1873
(75)

Unknown
Unknown Unknown 08 Sep 1881 84 Kingdom of the Netherlands
GROSSHERZOG von MECKLENBURG-SCHWERIN,
Friedrich Franz II
[[File: 28 Feb 1823 Grand Duchy of Mecklenburg-Schwerin,
German Confederation

02 Sep 1873
(50)

15 Apr 1883
(60)
Died in rank Unknown 15 Apr 1883 60 Grand Duchy of Mecklenburg-Schwerin,
German Empire
PRINZ von WURTTEMBERG,
Friedrich August Eberhard
[[File: 24 Jan 1813 Kingdom of Württemberg,
Confederation of the Rhine

02 Sep 1873
(60)

24 Aug 1882
(69)
Retirement Flag of the Kingdom of Prussia 1831 (Prussian Army) 12 Jan 1885 71 Province of Brandenburg,
Kingdom of Prussia,
German Empire
GROSSHERZOG von BADEN,
Frederick I Wilhelm Ludwig
[[File: 09 Sep 1826 Grand Duchy of Baden,
German Confederation

25 Jun 1888
(61)

28 Sep 1907
(81)
Died in rank Flag of the Kingdom of Prussia (Prussian Army) 28 Sep 1907 81 Grand Duchy of Baden,
German Empire
von PAPE,
Alexander August Wilhelm
[[File: 02 Feb 1837 Province of Brandenburg,
Kingdom of Prussia,
German Confederation

19 Sep 1888
(51)

07 May 1895
(58)
Died in rank Flag of the Kingdom of Prussia (Prussian Army) 07 May 1895 58 Berlin (autonomous city),
German Confederation
GROSSHERZOG von SAXE-WEIMAR-EISENACH,
Karl Alexander August Johann
[[File: 24 Jun 1818 Grand Duchy of Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach,
German Confederation

21 Dec 1889
(71)

05 Jan 1901
(82)
Died in rank Flag of the Kingdom of Saxony (Saxon Army) 05 Jan 1901 82 Grand Duchy of Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach,
German Empire
PRINZ von BISMARCK, HERZOG von LAUENBURG,
Otto Eduard Leopold
[[File: 01 Apr 1815 Province of Saxony,
Kingdom of Prussia,
German Confederation

20 Mar 1890
(74)
- - Flag of the Kingdom of Prussia (Prussian Army) 30 Jul 1898 83 Province of Schleswig-Holstein,
Kingdom of Prussia,
German Empire
GROSSHERZOG von HESSEN,
Friedrich Wilhelm Ludwig Karl IV
[[File: 12 Sep 1837 Grand Duchy of Hesse,
German Confederation

12 Sep 1891
(54)

13 Mar 1892
(54)
Died in rank Unknown 13 Mar 1892 54 Grand Duchy of Hesse,
German Empire
FREIHERR von LOE,
Friedrich Karl Walther Degenhard
[[File: 09 Sep 1828 Rhine Province,
Kingdom of Prussia,
German Confederation

08 Sep 1893
(65)

01 Jan 1905
(77)
Promotion Flag of the Kingdom of Prussia 1845 (Schleswig-Holstein Army)
1849 (Prussian Army)
-
GRAF von WALDERSEE,
Alfred Ludwig Heinrich Karl
[[File: 08 Apr 1832 Province of Brandenburg,
Kingdom of Prussia,
German Confederation

12 Sep 1895
(63)

06 May 1900
(68)
Promotion Flag of the Kingdom of Prussia 1850 (Prussian Army) -
PRINZ von BAYERN,
Leopold Maximilian Joseph Maria Arnulf
[[File: 09 Feb 1846 Kingdom of Bavaria,
German Confederation

09 Feb 1896
(50)

01 Aug 1916
(66)
promotion Flag of the Kingdom of Bavaria 1861 (Bavarian Army) -
von HAHNKE,
Wilhelm Gustav Karl Bernhard
[[File: 01 Oct 1833 Province of Brandenburg,
Kingdom of Prussia,
German Confederation

18 Jan 1901
(67)

01 Jan 1905
(72)
Promotion Flag of the Kingdom of Prussia 1851 (Prussian Army) -
GRAF von HAESELER,
Gottlieb Ferdinand Albert Alexis
[[File: 19 Jan 1836 Province of Brandenburg,
Kingdom of Prussia,
German Confederation

18 Jan 1901
(65)

01 Jan 1905
(68)
Promotion Flag of the Kingdom of Prussia 1853 (Prussian Army) -
FURST von HOHENZOLLERN,
Leopold Stephan Karl Anton Gustav Eduard Tassilo
[[File: 22 Sep 1835 Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen,
German Confederation

18 Oct 1901
(66)

Unknown
Unknown Unknown 08 Jun 1905 69 Berlin,
German Empire
GROSSHERZOG von LUXEMBOURG,
Adolf Wilhelm August Karl Friedrich
[[File: 24 Jul 1817 Duchy of Nassau,
German Confederation

22 Mar 1902
(84)

Unknown
Unknown Unknown 17 Nov 1905 88 Kingdom of Bavaria,
German Empire
von WITTICH,
Adolf Hans Heinrich
[[File: 28 Aug 1836 Province of Posen,
Kingdom of Prussia,
German Confederation

11 Sep 1903
(67)

23 Feb 1906
(69)
Unknown Flag of the Kingdom of Prussia (Prussian Army) 23 Feb 1906 69 Kingdom of Bavaria,
German Empire
GRAF von SCHLIEFFEN,
Alfred
[[File: 28 Feb 1833 Province of Brandenburg,
Kingdom of Prussia,
German Confederation

11 Sep 1903
(70)

01 Jan 1911
(77)
Promotion Flag of the Kingdom of Prussia 185? (Prussian Army) -
KONIG von DANEMARK,
Christian IX
[[File: 08 Apr 1818 Duchy of Schleswig,
German Confederation

15 Nov 1903
(85)

29 Jan 1906
(87)
Died in rank Unknown 29 Jan 1906 87 Kingdom of Denmark
HERZOG von SAXE-MEININGEN,
Bernhard III Frederick Wilhelm Albrecht Georg
[[File: 01 Apr 1851 Duchy of Saxe-Meiningen,
German Confederation

15 Sep 1905
(54)

10 Nov 1918
(67)
Discharged Flag of the Kingdom of Prussia (Prussian Army) 16 Jan 1928 76 State of Thuringia,
Weimar Republic
GROSSHERZOG von BADEN,
Frederick II
[[File: 09 Jul 1857 Grand Duchy of Baden,
German Confederation

15 Sep 1905
(48)

22 Nov 1918
(61)
Discharged Flag of the Kingdom of Prussia (Prussian Army) 8/9 Aug 1928 71 Republic of Baden,
Weimar Republic
von LINDEQUIST,
Oskar Fromhold Friedrich Olof
[[File: 10 Dec 1838 Rhine Province,
Kingdom of Prussia,
German Confederation

13 Sep 1906
(67)

1908
(69/70)
Retirement Flag of the Kingdom of Prussia 1857 (Prussian Army) 16 Apr 1915 76 Province of Brandenburg,
Kingdom of Prussia,
German Empire
EDLER von der PLANITZ,
Ernst Alfons
[[File: 03 Mar 1857 England,
United Kingdom

13 Sep 1906
(49)

Unknown
Unknown Unknown 24 Jan 1935 77 March of Brandenburg,
Nazi Germany
von BOCK und POLACH,
Max Friedrich Ernst
[[File: 05 Sep 1842 Rhine Province,
Kingdom of Prussia,
German Confederation

18 Sep 1908
(66)

01 Jan 1911
(68)
Promotion Flag of the Kingdom of Prussia 1860 (Prussian Army) -
von PLESSEN,
Hans Georg Hermann
[[File: 26 Nov 1841 Province of Brandenburg,
Kingdom of Prussia,
German Confederation

18 Sep 1908
(66)

1918
(76/77)
Unknown Flag of the Kingdom of Prussia 1861 (Prussian Army) 28 Jan 1929 87 Province of Brandenburg,
Free State of Prussia,
Weimar Republic
FREIHERR von der GOLTZ,
Wilhelm Leopold Colmar
[[File: 12 Aug 1843 East Prussia,
Kingdom of Prussia,
German Confederation

13 Sep 1908
(64/65)

01 Jan 1911
(67)
Promotion Flag of the Kingdom of Prussia 1861 (Prussian Army) -
PRINZ von PREUSSEN,
Albert Wilhelm Heinrich
[[File: 14 Aug 1862 Province of Brandenburg,
Kingdom of Prussia,
German Confederation

04 Sep 1909
(47)

10 Nov 1918
(56)
Unknown Flag of the Kingdom of Prussia 1878 (Prussian Navy);
1909 (Prussian Army)
20 Apr 1929 66 Province of Schleswig-Holstein,
Free State of Prussia,
Weimar Republic
HERZOG von SAXE-MEININGEN,
Bernhard III Frederick Wilhelm Albrecht Georg
[[File: 01 Apr 1851 Duchy of Saxe-Meiningen,
German Confederation

11 Sep 1909
(58)

11 Nov 1918
(67)
Discharged Unknown 16 Jan 1928 76 Free State of Thuringia,
Weimar Republic
KONIG von SACHSEN,
Friedrich August III
[[File: 25 May 1865 Kingdom of Saxony,
German Confederation

21 Sep 1909
(44)

09 Sep 1912
(47)
Promotion Unknown -
PRINZ von PREUSSEN,
Joachim Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Leopold
[[File: 14 Nov 1865 Province of Brandenburg,
Kingdom of Prussia,
German Confederation

10 Sep 1910
(44)

10 Nov 1918
(52)
Unknown Flag of the Kingdom of Prussia (Prussian Army) 13 Sep 1931 65 Republic of Poland
FREIHERR von HAUSEN,
Max Clemens Lothar
[[File: 17 Dec 1846 Kingdom of Saxony,
German Confederation

17 Dec 1910
(64)

1920
(73/74)
Retirement Flag of the Kingdom of Saxony 1864 (Saxon Army) 19 Mar 1922 22 Province of Saxony,
Free State of Prussia,
Weimar Republic
PRINZ von SCHLESWIG-HOLSTEIN,
Frederick Christian Charles Augustus
[[File: 22 Jan 1831 Duchy of Schleswig,
Kingdom of Denmark

22 Jan 1911
(80)

Unknown
Unknown Flag of the Kingdom of Prussia 1852 (Schleswig-Holstein Army);
1866 (British Army);
1911 (Prussian Army)
28 Oct 1917 86 England,
United Kingdom
von KESSEL,
Gustav
[[File: 06 Apr 1846 Province of Brandenburg,
Kingdom of Prussia,
German Confederation

27 Jan 1911
(64)

28 May 1918
(72)
Died in rank Flag of the Kingdom of Prussia 1864 (Prussian Army) 28 May 1918 72 Berlin (autonomous city),
German Empire
GRAF von HORN,
Carl
[[File: 16 Feb 1847 Kingdom of Bavaria,
German Confederation

27 Dec 1911
(64)

16 Feb 1912
(65)
Retirement Flag of the Kingdom of Bavaria 1866 (Bavarian Army) 05 Jun 1923 76 Free State of Bavaria,
Weimar Republic
von BULOW,
Karl Wilhelm Paul
[[File: 24 Mar 1846 Province of Brandenburg,
Kingdom of Prussia,
German Confederation

13 Sep 1912
(66)

27 Jan 1915
(68)
Promotion Flag of the Kingdom of Prussia 1864 (Prussian Army) -
HERZOG von WURTTEMBERG,
Philipp
[[File: 30 Jul 1838 Kingdom of France
1913
(74/75)

Unknown
Retirement Flag of the Kingdom of Württemberg (Army of Württemberg) 11 Oct 1917 79 Kingdom of Württemberg,
German Empire
von EICHHORN,
Hermann Emil Gottfried
[[File: 13 Feb 1848 Province of Silesia,
Kingdom of Prussia,
German Confederation

01 Jan 1913
(64)

18 Dec 1918
(70)
Promotion Flag of the Kingdom of Prussia 1866 (Prussian Army) -
von WITTELSBACH KRONPRINZ von BAYERN,
Maria Luitpold Ferdinand
[[File: 18 May 1869 Kingdom of Bavaria
04 Feb 1913
(43)

25 Jul 1916
(47)
Promotion Flag of the Kingdom of Bavaria 1875 (Bavarian Army) -
von SCHOLL,
Friedrich
[[File: 25 Oct 1846 Grand Duchy of Hesse,
German Confederation

16 Jun 1913
(66)

Unknown
Retirement Flag of the Kingdom of Prussia 1863 (Hesse Army);
1866 (Prussian Army)
02 Oct 1928 81 Province of Brandenburg,
Free State of Prussia,
Weimar Republic
von PRITTWITZ und GAFFRON,
Maximilian Wilhelm Gustav
Maximilian von Prittwitz 27 Nov 1848 Province of Silesia,
Kingdom of Prussia,
German Confederation

16 Jun 1913
(64)

1914
(65/66)
Retirement Flag of the Kingdom of Prussia 1866 (Prussian Army) 29 Mar 1917 68 Berlin (autonomous city),
German Empire
HERZOG von WURTTEMBERG,
Albrecht Maria Alexander Philipp Joseph
Albrecht, Duke of Württemberg 23 Dec 1865 Austrian Empire
24 Sep 1913
(47)

01 Aug 1916
(50)
Promotion Flag of the Kingdom of Württemberg 1885 (Army of Württemberg) -
FREIHERR KRESS von KRESSENSTEIN,
Paul Otto Felix
Otto Kress von Kressenstein 13 Sep 1850 Kingdom of Bavaria,
German Confederation

01 Jan 1914
(63)

Unknown
Retirement Flag of the Kingdom of Bavaria 1869 (Bavarian Army) 19 Feb 1929 78 Free State of Bavaria,
Weimar Republic
von MOLTKE "the Younger",
Helmuth Johann Ludwig
Helmuth von Moltke the Younger 23 May 1848 Grand Duchy of Mecklenburg-Schwerin,
German Confederation

27 Jan 1914
(65)

18 Jun 1916
(68)
Died in rank Flag of the Kingdom of Prussia 1868 (Prussian Army) 18 Jun 1916 68 Berlin (autonomous city),
German Empire
von KLUCK,
Alexander Heinrich Rudolph
Alexander von Kluck 20 May 1846 Province of Westphalia,
Kingdom of Prussia,
German Confederation

27 Jan 1914
(67)

1916
(69/70)
Retirement Flag of the Kingdom of Prussia 1866 (Prussian Army) 19 Oct 1934 88 Gau March of Brandenburg,
Nazi Germany
von BENECKENDORFF und von HINDENBURG,
Paul Ludwig Hans Anton
Paul von Hindenburg (Generaloberst) 02 Oct 1847 Province of Posen,
Kingdom of Prussia,
German Confederation

29 Aug 1914
(67)

02 Nov 1914
(67)
Promotion Flag of the Kingdom of Prussia 1863 (Prussian Army) -
von WOYRSCH,
Martin Wilhelm Remus
Remus von Woyrsch 04 Feb 1847 Province of Silesia,
Kingdom of Prussia,
German Confederation

03 Dec 1914
(67)

31 Dec 1917
(68)
Promotion Flag of the Kingdom of Prussia 1866 (Prussian Army) -
von MACKENSEN,
Anton Ludwig August
August von Mackensen 06 Dec 1849 Province of Saxony,
Kingdom of Prussia,
German Confederation

17 Dec 1914
(64)

22 Jun 1915
(65)
Promotion Flag of the Kingdom of Prussia 1869 (Prussian Army) -
FREIHERR von FALKENHAUSEN,
Ludwig Alexander Friedrich August Philipp
Ludwig von Falkenhausen 13 Sep 1844 Brandenburg,
Kingdom of Prussia,
German Confederation

24 Dec 1914
(70)

1918
(73/74)
Retirement Flag of the Kingdom of Prussia 1862 (Prussian Army) 04 May 1936 91 Gau Upper Silesia,
Nazi Germany
FREIHERR von BISSING,
Moritz Ferdinand
Moritz Freiherr von Bissing (2) 30 Jan 1844 Province of Silesia,
Kingdom of Prussia,
German Confederation

24 Dec 1914
(70)

18 Apr 1917
(73)
Died in rank Flag of the Kingdom of Prussia 1865 (Prussian Army) 18 Apr 1917 73 German-occupied Belgium
d'ELSA,
Karl Ludwig
Karl Ludwig d'Elsa 01 Nov 1849 Kingdom of Saxony,
German Confederation

23 Jan 1918
(68)

21 Jan 1920
(70)
Retirement Flag of the Kingdom of Saxony 1869 (Saxon Army) 20 Jul 1922 72 Free State of Thuringia,
Weimar Republic
von KIRCHBACH,
Rudolph Bodo Hans
Hans von Kirchbach 22 Jun 1849 Kingdom of Saxony,
German Confederation

23 Jan 1918
(68)

02 Oct 1918
(69)
Re-retirment Flag of the Kingdom of Saxony 1863 (Saxon Army) 23 Jul 1928 79 Free State of Saxony,
Weimar Republic
von EINEM genannt von ROTHMALER,
Karl
Karl von Einem (2) 01 Jan 1853 Kingdom of Hanover,
German Confederation

27 Jan 1915
(62)

1919
(65/66)
Retirement Flag of the Kingdom of Prussia 1870 (Prussian Army) 07 Apr 1934 81 Gau Essen,
Nazi Germany
von SCHUBERT,
Louis Theodor Richard
Richard von Schubert 19 Apr 1850 Province of Posen,
Kingdom of Prussia,
German Confederation

27 Jan 1915
(64)

1917
(65/67)
Retirement Flag of the Kingdom of Prussia 1867 (Prussian Army) 13 May 1933 83 People's State of Hesse,
Nazi Germany
GRAF von KIRCHBACH,
Gunther Emanuel
Gunther von Kirchbach 09 Aug 1850 Province of Saxony,
Kingdom of Prussia,
German Confederation

27 Jan 1918
(67)

05 Feb 1919
(68)
Retirement Flag of the Kingdom of Prussia 1868 (Prussian Army) 06 Nov 1925 75 Free State of Thuringia,
Weimar Republic
von BESELER,
Hans Hartwig
Hans Hartwig von Beseler 27 Apr 1850 Province of Pomerania,
Kingdom of Prussia,
German Confederation

27 Jan 1918
(67)

1918
(68)
Retirement Flag of the Kingdom of Prussia 1868 (Prussian Army) 20 Dec 1921 71 Province of Brandenburg,
Free State of Prussia,
Weimar Republic
von MARCHTALER,
Otto
Otto von Marchtaler 09 Jun 1854 Kingdom of Württemberg,
German Confederation

25 Feb 1918
(63)

07 Nov 1918
(64)
Retirement Flag of the Kingdom of Württemberg 1869 (Army of Württemberg) 11 Jan 1920 65 Free People's State of Württemberg,
Weimar Republic
von BOEHN,
Max Ferdinand Karl
Max von Boehn 16 Aug 1850 Province of Posen,
Kingdom of Prussia,
German Confederation

22 Mar 1918
(67)

27 Jan 1919
(68)
Discharged Flag of the Kingdom of Prussia 1867 (Prussian Army) 18 Feb 1921 70 Republic of Poland
von LINSINGEN,
Alexander Adolf August Karl
Alexander von Linsingen 10 Feb 1850 Kingdom of Hanover,
German Confederation

07 Apr 1918
(68)

1918
(68)
Retirement Flag of the Kingdom of Prussia 1869 (Prussian Army) 05 Jun 1935 85 March of Brandenburg,
Nazi Germany
GRAF von BOTHMER,
Felix
Felix Graf von Bothmer 10 Dec 1852 Kingdom of Bavaria,
German Confederation

09 Apr 1918
(65)

10 Dec 1918
(66)
Retirement Flag of the Kingdom of Bavaria 1871 (Bavarian Army) 18 Mar 1937 84 Gau München-Oberbayern,
Nazi Germany
FREIHERR von LYNCKER,
Moriz
Moriz von Lyncker 30 Jan 1853 Province of Brandenburg,
Kingdom of Prussia,
German Confederation

10 Apr 1918
(65)

11 Jul 1919
(66)
Retirement Flag of the Kingdom of Prussia 1870 (Prussian Army) 20 Jan 1932 78 Province of Brandenburg,
Free State of Prussia,
Weimar Republic

Germany "Weimar Republic" (1919-1933)Edit

Name Photo Born Time in Rank Army Info Died
When Where Date of Rank Date Vacated Reason Basic Date When Age Where
von SEECKT,
Johannes Friedrich
[[File: 22 Apr 1866 Kingdom of Prussia,
North German Confederation

26 Mar 1920
(53)

09 Oct 1926
(60)
Resignation 1885 27 Dec 1936 70 Gau Kurmark,
Nazi Germany
HEYE,
August Wilhelm
[[File: 31 Jan 1869 Kingdom of Bavaria
09 Oct 1926
(57)

31 Oct 1930
(61)
Retirement 1888 11 Mar 1947 78 Lower Saxony,
British Occupation Zone,
Allied-occupied Germany
FREIHERR von HAMMERSTEIN-EQUORD,
Kurt Gebhard Adolf Philipp
[[File: 26 Sep 1878 Grand Duchy of Mecklenburg-Schwerin,
German Empire

31 Oct 1930
(52)

31 Jan 1934
(55)
Resignation 1898 25 Apr 1943 64 Gau March of Brandenburg,
Nazi Germany

Germany "Third Reich" (1933-1945)Edit

Name Photo Born Time in Rank Army Info Died
When Where Date of Rank Date Vacated Reason Basic Date When Age Where
von BLOMBERG,
Werner
[[File: 02 Sep 1878 Province of Pomerania,
Kingdom of Prussia,
German Empire

31 Aug 1933
(54)

20 Apr 1936
(57)
Promotion 13 Mar 1897
(Prussian Army)
-
FREIHERR von FRITSCH,
Werner Thomas Ludwig
[[File: 04 Aug 1880 Rhine Province,
Kingdom of Prussia,
German Empire

20 Apr 1936
(55)

22 Sep 1939
(59)
Death in rank 21 Sep 1898
(Prussian Army)
22 Sep 1939 59 Warsaw,
Republic of Poland
von BRAUCHITSCH,
Heinrich Alfred Hermann Walther
[[File: 04 Oct 1881 Berlin,
German Empire

04 Feb 1938
(56)

19 Jul 1940
(58)
Promotion 22 Mar 1900
(Prussian Army)
-
von RUNDSTEDT,
Karl Rudolf Gerd
[[File: 12 Dec 1875 Province of Saxony,
Kingdom of Prussia,
German Empire

01 Mar 1938
(62)

19 Jul 1940
(64)
Promotion 1892
(Prussian Army)
-
von BOCK,
Moritz Albrecht Franz Friedrich Fedor
[[File: 03 Dec 1880 Province of Brandenburg,
Kingdom of Prussia,
German Empire

15 Mar 1938
(57)

19 Jul 1940
(59)
Promotion 15 Mar 1898
(Prussian Army)
-
BECK,
Ludwig August Theodor
[[File: 29 Jun 1880 Province of Hesse-Nassau,
Kingdom of Prussia,
German Empire

01 Nov 1938
(58)

18 Aug 1939
(59)
Resignation 12 Mar 1898
(Prussian Army)
20 Jul 1944 64 Gau March of Brandenburg,
Nazi Germany
KEITEL,
Wilhelm Bodewin Johann Gustav
[[File: 22 Sep 1882 Duchy of Brunswick,
German Empire

01 Nov 1938
(56)

19 Jul 1940
(57)
Promotion 09 Mar 1901
(Prussian Army)
-
ADAM,
Wilhelm
[[File: 15 Sep 1877 Kingdom of Bavaria,
German Empire

01 Jan 1939
(61)

31 May 1943
(62)
Re-retirement 19 Jul 1897
(Bavarian Army)
08 Apr 1949 71 Free State of Bavaria,
Allied-occupied Germany
LIST,
Siegmund Wilhelm Walther
[[File: 14 May 1880 Kingdom of Württemberg,
German Empire

20 Apr 1939
(58)

19 Jul 1940
(60)
Promotion 15 Jul 1898
(Bavarian Army)
-
BLASKOWITZ,
Johannes Albrecht
[[File: 10 Jul 1883 Province of East Prussia,
Kingdom of Prussia,
German Empire

01 Oct 1939
(56)

05 May 1945
(61)
Canadian Captivity
(committed suicide in 1948)
02 Mar 1901
(Prussian Army)
05 Feb 1948 64 Bavaria,
American Zone of Occupation,
Allied-occupied Germany
von KLUGE,
Günther Adolf Ferdinand
[[File: 30 Oct 1882 Province of Posen,
Kingdom of Prussia,
German Empire

01 Oct 1939
(56)

19 Jul 1940
(57)
Promotion 22 Mar 1901
(Prussian Army)
-
von REICHENAU,
Walter
[[File: 08 Oct 1884 Grand Duchy of Baden,
German Empire

01 Oct 1939
(54)

19 Jul 1940
(55)
Promotion 1903
(Prussian Army)
-
RITTER von LEEB,
Wilhelm Josef Franz
[[File: 05 Sep 1876 Kingdom of Bavaria,
German Empire

01 Nov 1939
(63)

19 Jul 1940
(63)
Promotion 16 Jul 1895
(Bavarian Army)
-
WITZLEBEN,
Job Wilhelm Georg Erdmann Erwin
[[File: 04 Dec 1881 Province of Silesia,
Kingdom of Prussia,
Germany Empire

01 Nov 1939
(57)

19 Jul 1940
(58)
Promotion 1901
(Prussian Army)
-
BUSCH,
Ernst Bernhard Wilhelm
[[File: 06 Jul 1885 Rhine Province,
Kingdom of Prussia,
Germany Empire

19 Jul 1940
(55)

01 Feb 1943
(57)
Promotion 10 Mar 1904
(Prussian Army)
-
DOLLMAN,
Friedrich
[[File: 02 Feb 1882 Kingdom of Bavaria,
Germany Empire

19 Jul 1940
(58)

28 Jun 1944
(62)
Died in rank 15 Jul 1899
(Bavarian Army)
28 June 1944 62 French Republic
von FALKENHORST,
Nikolaus
[[File: 17 Jan 1885 Province of Silesia,
Kingdom of Prussia,
Germany Empire

19 Jul 1940
(55)

08 May 1945
(60)
British Captivity
(released in 1953)
22 Mar 1903
(Prussian Army)
18 Jun 1968 83 Lower Saxony,
West Germany
FROMM,
Friedrich
[[File: 08 Oct 1888 Berlin,
German Empire

19 Jul 1940
(51)

19 Sep 1944
(55)
Discharged from Army 30 Dec 1906
(Prussian Army)
12 Mar 1945 56 Gau March of Brandenburg,
Nazi Germany
GUDERIAN,
Heinz Wilhelm
[[File: 17 Jun 1888 West Prussia,
Kingdom of Prussia,
German Empire

19 Jul 1940
(52)

10 May 1945
(56)
United States Captivity
(released in 1948)
28 Feb 1907
(Prussian Army)
14 May 1954 65 Free State of Bavaria,
West Germany
HAASE,
Curt
[[File: 15 Dec 1881 Rhine Province,
Kingdom of Prussia,
German Empire

19 Jul 1940
(58)

09 Feb 1943
(61)
Died in rank 25 Jun 1901
(Prussian Army)
09 Feb 1943 61 Gau March of Brandenburg,
Nazi Germany
HALDER,
Franz
[[File: 30 Jun 1884 Kingdom of Bavaria,
German Empire

19 Jul 1940
(56)

31 Jan 1945
(60)
Retirement /
United States Captivity
(released in 1947)
14 Jul 1902
(Bavarian Army)
02 Apr 1972 87 Free State of Bavaria,
West Germany
HOTH,
Hermann
[[File: 12 Apr 1885 Province of Brandenburg,
Kingdom of Prussia,
German Empire

19 Jul 1940
(55)

08 May 1945
(60)
United States Captivity
(released in 1953)
27 Feb 1904
(Prussian Army)
25 Jan 1971 85 Lower Saxony,
West Germany
HOEPNER,
Erich
[[File: 14 Sep 1886 Province of Brandenburg,
Kingdom of Prussia,
German Empire

19 Jul 1940
(53)

08 Jan 1942
(55)
Retirement 10 Mar 1905
(Prussian Army)
08 Aug 1944 57 Gau March of Brandenburg,
Nazi Germany
von KLEIST,
Paul Ludwig Ewald
[[File: 08 Aug 1881 Province of Hesse-Nassau,
Kingdom of Prussia,
German Empire

19 Jul 1940
(58)

01 Feb 1943
(61)
Promotion 13 Mar 1900
(Prussian Army)
-
von KUECHLER,
Georg Karl Friedrich Wilhelm
[[File: 30 May 1881 Province of Hesse-Nassau,
Kingdom of Prussia,
German Empire

19 Jul 1940
(59)

30 Jun 1942
(61)
Promotion 12 Mar 1900
(Prussian Army)
-
RITTER von SCHOBERT,
Eugen Siegfried Erich
[[File: 13 Mar 1883 Kingdom of Bavaria,
German Empire

19 Jul 1940
(57)

12 Sep 1941
(58)
Died in rank 05 Jul 1902
(Bavarian Army)
12 Sep 1941 58 Ukrainian SSR
STRAUSS,
Adolf
[[File: 06 Sep 1879 Province of Saxony,
Kingdom of Prussia,
German Empire

19 Jul 1940
(60)

08 May 1945
(65)
British Captivity
(released in 1949)
15 Mar 1898
(Prussian Army)
20 Mar 1973 93 Schleswig-Holstein,
West Germany
REICHSFREIHERR von und zu WEICHS an der GLON,
Maximilian Maria Joseph Karl Gabriel Lamoral
[[File: 12 Nov 1881 Duchy of Anhalt,
German Empire

19 Jul 1940
(58)

01 Feb 1943
(61)
Promotion 1900
(Bavarian Army)
-
REINHARDT,
Georg-Hans
[[File: 01 Mar 1887 Province of Saxony,
Kingdom of Prussia,
German Empire

01 Jan 1942
(54)

00 Jan 1945
(57)
Retirement /
United States Captivity
(released in 1952)
25 Mar 1907
(Prussian Army)
23 Nov 1963 76 Free State of Bavaria,
West Germany
SCHMIDT,
Rudolf
[[File: 12 May 1886 Berlin,
German Empire

01 Jan 1942
(55)

08 May 1945
(58)
Soviet Captivity
(released in 1955)
1906
(Prussian Army)
07 Apr 1957 70 North Rhine-Westphalia,
West Germany
ROMMEL,
Erwin Johannes Eugen
[[File: 15 Nov 1891 Kingdom of Württemberg,
German Empire

24 Jan 1942
(50)

21 Jun 1942
(50)
Promotion 00 Jan 1912
(Army of Württemberg)
-
MODEL,
Otto Moritz Walter
[[File: 24 Jan 1891 Province of Saxony,
Kingdom of Prussia,
German Empire

28 Feb 1942
(51)

01 Mar 1944
(53)
Promotion 1909
(Prussian Army)
-
von MANSTEIN,
Erich
[[File: 24 Nov 1887 Berlin,
German Empire

07 Mar 1942
(54)

01 Jul 1942
(54)
Promotion 1902
(Prussian Army)
-
RUOFF,
Richard
[[File: 18 Aug 1883 Kingdom of Württemberg,
German Empire

01 Apr 1942
(58)

24 Jun 1943
(59)
Retirement 15 Apr 1903 30 Mar 1967 83 Baden-Württemberg,
West Germany
DIETL,
Eduard
[[File: 21 Jul 1890 Kingdom of Bavaria,
German Empire

01 Jun 1942
(51)

23 Jun 1944
(53)
Died in rank 01 Oct 1909
(Bavarian Army)
23 Jun 1944 53 Styria,
Republic of Austria
LINDEMANN,
Georg Heinrich
[[File: 08 Mar 1884 Province of Saxony,
Kingdom of Prussia,
German Empire

05 Jul 1942
(60)

08 May 1945
(63)
United States Captivity
(released in 1948)
26 Feb 1903 25 Sep 1963 79 Baden-Württemberg,
West Germany
PAULUS,
Friedrich Wilhelm Ernst
[[File: 23 Sep 1890 Province of Hesse-Nassau,
Kingdom of Prussia,
German Empire

20 Nov 1942
(52)

31 Jan 1943
(52)
Promotion 1890
(Prussian Army)
-
von ARNIM,
Hans-Juergen Bernhard Theodor
[[File: 04 Apr 1889 Province of Silesia,
Kingdom of Prussia,
German Empire

04 Dec 1942
(53)

12 May 1943
(54)
British Captivity
(released in 1947)
01 Apr 1908
(Prussian Army)
01 Sep 1962 73 Hesse,
West Germany
HEINRICI,
Gotthard
[[File: 25 Dec 1886 East Prussia,
Kingdom of Prussia,
German Empire

01 Jan 1943
(56)

08 May 1945
(58)
British Captivity
(released in 1948)
08 Mar 1905
(Prussian Army)
13 Dec 1971 84 Baden-Württemberg,
Germany
von SALMUTH,
Hans Eberhard Kurt
[[File: 11 Nov 1888 Territory of Alsace-Lorraine,
German Empire

01 Jan 1943
(54)

08 May 1945
(56)
Allied Captivity
(released in 1953)
19 Sep 1907
(Prussian Army)
01 Jan 1962 73 Baden-Württemberg,
Germany
HEITZ,
Walter
[[File: 08 Dec 1878 Berlin,
German Empire

30 Jan 1943
(64)

31 Jan 1943
(65)
Soviet Captivity
(died in 1943)
07 Mar 1898
(Prussian Army)
09 Feb 1944 65 Moscow Oblast,
Soviet Russia,
Soviet Union
STRECKER,
Karl
[[File: 20 Sep 1884 West Prussia,
Kingdom of Prussia,
German Empire

31 Jan 1943
(58)

00 Feb 1943
(58)
Soviet Captivity
(released in 1955)
14 Mar 1905
(Prussian Army)
10 Apr 1973 88 Vorarlberg,
Republic of Austria
von MACKENSEN,
Friedrich August Eberhard
[[File: 24 Sep 1889 Province of Posen,
Kingdom of Prussia,
German Empire

06 Jul 1943
(53)

06 Jul 1944
(54)
Retirement 01 Oct 1908
(Prussian Army)
19 May 1969 79 Schleswig-Holstein,
West Germany
von VIETINGHOFF-SCHEEL,
Heinrich Gottfried Otto Richard
[[File: 06 Dec 1887 Grand Duchy of Hesse,
German Empire

01 Sep 1943
(55)

08 May 1945
(57)
British Captivity
(released in 1947)
06 Mar 1906
(Prussian Army)
23 Feb 1952 64 Free State of Bavaria,
West Germany
HOLLIDT,
Karl-Adolf
[[File: 28 Apr 1891 Kingdom of Bavaria,
German Empire

01 Sep 1943
(52)

17 Apr 1945
(53)
United States Captivity
(released in 1949)
19 Jul 1909
(Prussian Army)
22 May 1985 94 North Rhine-Westphalia,
West Germany
JODL,
Alfred Josef Ferdinand
[[File: 10 May 1890 Kingdom of Bavaria,
German Empire

30 Jan 1944
(53)

07 May 1945
(54)
British Captivity
(executed in 1946)
10 Jul 1910
(Bavarian Army)
16 Oct 1946 56 Bavaria,
American Zone of Occupation,
Allied-occupied Germany
JAENECKE,
Erwin
[[File: 22 Apr 1890 Province of Hanover,
Kingdom of Prussia,
German Empire

30 Jan 1944
(53)

31 Jan 1945
(54)
Retirement /
Soviet Captivity
(released in 1955)
27 Mar 1911
(Prussian Army)
03 Jul 1960 70 North Rhine-Westphalia,
West Germany
WEISS,
Walter-Otto
[[File: 05 Sep 1890 East Prussia,
Kingdom of Prussia,
German Empire

30 Jan 1944
(53)

08 May 1945
(54)
United States Captivity
(released in 1948)
19 Mar 1908
(Prussian Army)
21 Dec 1967 77 Free State of Bavaria,
West Germany
ZEITZLER,
Kurt
[[File: 09 Jun 1895 Province of Brandenburg,
Kingdom of Prussia,
German Empire

30 Jan 1944
(48)

00 Jan 1945
(49)
Discharged from Army 23 Mar 1914
(Prussian Army)
25 Sep 1963 68 Free State of Bavaria,
West Germany
HARPE,
Josef
[[File: 21 Sep 1887 Province of Westphalia,
Kingdom of Prussia,
German Empire

20 Apr 1944
(56)

08 May 1945
(57)
United States Captivity
(released in 1948)
28 Sep 1909
(Prussian Army)
14 Mar 1968 80 Free State of Bavaria,
West Germany
RENDULIC,
Dr. Lothar
[[File: 23 Oct 1887 Hungary proper,
Austria-Hungary

01 Apr 1944
(56)

08 May 1945
(57)
United States Captive
(released in 1951)
28 Jul 1914
(Austrian Army);
01 Apr 1938
(German Army)
17 Jan 1971 83 Upper Austria,
Republic of Austria
HUBE,
Hans-Valentin
[[File: 29 Oct 1890 Province of Saxony,
Kingdom of Prussia,
German Empire

01 Apr 1944
(53)

21 Apr 1944
(53)
Died in rank 27 Feb 1909
(Prussian Army)
21 Apr 1944 53 Nazi Germany
SCHOERNER,
Ferdinand
[[File: 12 Jun 1892 Kingdom of Bavaria,
German Empire

20 May 1944
(51)

05 Apr 1945
(52)
Promotion 01 Apr 1912
(Bavarian Army)
-
FRIESSNER,
Johannes
[[File: 22 Mar 1892 Province of Saxony,
Kingdom of Prussia,
German Empire

23 Jul 1944
(52)

08 May 1945
(53)
United States Captive
(released in 1947)
20 Mar 1911
(Prussian Army)
26 Jun 1971 79 Free State of Bavaria,
West Germany
RAUS,
ERHARD
[[File: 08 Jan 1889 Austria-Hungary
15 Aug 1944
(55)

08 May 1945
(56)
United States Captive
(released in 1947)
18 Aug 1909
(Austrian Army);
1938
(German Army)
03 Apr 1956 67 Vienna,
Austria
HILPERT,
Carl
[[File: 12 Sep 1888 Kingdom of Bavaria,
German Empire

07 May 1945
(56)

08 May 1945
(56)
Soviet Prisoner
(died in 1947)
15 Jul 1907
(Bavarian Army)
01 Feb 1947 58 Moscow Oblast,
Soviet Russia,
Soviet Union

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