|Born||9 May 1918
|Died||14 February 2008 (aged 89)
|Allegiance|| Nazi Germany (to 1945)
|Years of service||1938–1945, 1955–1974|
|Rank||Oberleutnant of the Reserves
|Battles/wars||World War II|
|Awards||Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross with Oak Leaves|
Wilhelm Niggenmeyer (9 May 1918 – 14 February 2008) was a German officer who served in the Wehrmacht during World War II and in the postwar Bundeswehr. He was also a recipient of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross with Oak Leaves. The Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross and its higher grade Oak Leaves was awarded to recognise extreme battlefield bravery or successful military leadership.
He participated in making of Männer gegen Panzer, 1943 German film, about different types of infantry anti-tank warfare.
Awards and decorations 
- Iron Cross (1939)
- 2nd Class (16 August 1941)
- 1st Class (8 September 1941)
- 4 Tank Destruction Badge in 1934
- 2 in Silever (25 August 1942)
- 2 in Silever (3 January 1943)
- Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross with Oak Leaves
- Scherzer 2007, p. 570.
- Fellgiebel, Walther-Peer (2000). Die Träger des Ritterkreuzes des Eisernen Kreuzes 1939-1945. Friedburg, Germany: Podzun-Pallas. ISBN 3-7909-0284-5.
- Scherzer, Veit (2007). 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 (in German). Jena, Germany: Scherzers Miltaer-Verlag. ISBN 978-3-938845-17-2.
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