|Born||17 January 1912
|Died||22 April 2004
|Years of service||1938–1945|
|Unit||2nd SS Panzer Division Das Reich
17th SS Panzergrenadier Division Götz von Berlichingen
|Battles/wars||World War II|
|Awards||Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross
Iron Cross 1st Class
Iron Cross 2nd Class
Eastern Front Medal
Wound Badge in Black
Infantry Assault Badge
Jacob Fick (17 January 1912 — 22 April 2004) was an Obersturmbannführer (Lieutenant Colonel), in the Waffen SS during World War II who was awarded the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross. This was awarded to recognize extreme battlefield bravery or successful military leadership by Nazi Germany during World War II.
Fick was the commander of the I.Battalion, SS Langemark Regiment, Das Reich Division when he was awarded the Knight's Cross in April 1943. He later went on to command the 37th SS Panzer Grenadier Regiment in the 17th SS Panzergrenadier Division Götz von Berlichingen. He was also in command of the Division for 4 days in March 1945.
Fick survived war and later changed his name to Jacob Briehl Fick.
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SS-Obersturmbannführer Vinzenz Kaiser
|Commander of 17th SS Panzergrenadier Division Götz von Berlichingen
24 March 1945 – 27 March 1945
SS-Oberführer Georg Bochmann
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