Werner Mummert

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Werner Mummert
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Born (1897-03-31)31 March 1897
Lüttewitz, Saxony
Died 28 January 1950(1950-01-28) (aged 52)
Ssuja, Russia
Allegiance German Empire German Empire (to 1918)
Germany Weimar Republic (to 1933)
Nazi Germany Nazi Germany
Service/branch Heer
Rank Generalmajor der Reserve
Battles/wars World War I
World War II
Awards Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross with Oak Leaves and Swords

Werner Mummert (31 March 1897 – 28 January 1950) was a German officer during both World War I and World War II. Mummert was born in Lüttewitz/Saxony. He first joined the German Army in August 1914 and became a Lieutenant of the Reserve (Leutnant der Reserves), Sachs Karabiner Regiment in 1916. Mummert remained in the army between the wars. Mummert died in the Soviet POW Camp Šuja on 28 January 1950.

Promotions[edit]

  • Lieutenant Colonel of the Reserve (Oberstleutnant der Reserve) - 18 September 1942
  • Colonel of the Reserve (Oberst der Reserve) - 1 February 1944
  • Major General of the Reserve (Generalmajor der Reserve) - 1 February 1945

Commands[edit]

  • Kdr. Aufkl. Abt. einer Infantry Division - 1 September 1939
  • Kdr Pan.Aufkl.Abt.14 - ?
  • Panzer Grenadier Regiment 103 - 28 January 1944
  • Panzer Division Müncheberg - January 1945

Awards[edit]

References[edit]

Citations
  1. ^ a b c Thomas 1998, p. 111.
  2. ^ Patzwall and Scherzer 2001, p. 323.
  3. ^ a b c Scherzer 2007, p. 560.
Bibliography
  • Berger, Florian (1999). Mit Eichenlaub und Schwertern. Die höchstdekorierten Soldaten des Zweiten Weltkrieges [With Oak Leaves and Swords. The Highest Decorated Soldiers of the Second World War] (in German). Vienna, Austria: Selbstverlag Florian Berger. ISBN 978-3-9501307-0-6. 
  • Fellgiebel, Walther-Peer (2000). Die Träger des Ritterkreuzes des Eisernen Kreuzes 1939–1945 – Die Inhaber der höchsten Auszeichnung des Zweiten Weltkrieges aller Wehrmachtsteile [The Bearers of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross 1939–1945 — The Owners of the Highest Award of the Second World War of all Wehrmacht Branches] (in German). Friedberg, Germany: Podzun-Pallas. ISBN 978-3-7909-0284-6. 
  • Johannsen, Hein (2012). Werner Mummert: Das Leben eines sächsischen Offiziers (in German). libergraphix. ISBN 978-3954290017.
  • Patzwall, Klaus D.; Scherzer, Veit (2001). Das Deutsche Kreuz 1941 – 1945 Geschichte und Inhaber Band II [The German Cross 1941 – 1945 History and Recipients Volume 2] (in German). Norderstedt, Germany: Verlag Klaus D. Patzwall. ISBN 978-3-931533-45-8. 
  • Scherzer, Veit (2007). Die 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 [The Knight's Cross Bearers 1939–1945 The Holders of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross 1939 by Army, Air Force, Navy, Waffen-SS, Volkssturm and Allied Forces with Germany According to the Documents of the Federal Archives] (in German). Jena, Germany: Scherzers Miltaer-Verlag. ISBN 978-3-938845-17-2. 
  • Thomas, Franz (1998). Die Eichenlaubträger 1939–1945 Band 2: L–Z [The Oak Leaves Bearers 1939–1945 Volume 2: L–Z] (in German). Osnabrück, Germany: Biblio-Verlag. ISBN 978-3-7648-2300-9. 
  • Die Wehrmachtberichte 1939-1945 Band 3, 1. Januar 1944 bis 9. Mai 1945. München: Deutscher Taschenbuch Verlag GmbH & Co. KG, 1985. ISBN 3-423-05944-3.

External links[edit]

  • "Werner Mummert". Lexikon der Wehrmacht (in German). Retrieved 15 August 2012. 
  • "Werner Mummert". Ritterkreuzträger 1939–45 (in German). Retrieved 15 August 2012.