XI Army Corps (Germany)

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For the equivalent formation in World War I, see XI Corps (German Empire).
XI. Armeekorps
XI Armee-Korps unit marking Unternehmen Zitadelle.png
Active October 1936 - May 1945
Country Nazi Germany Nazi Germany
Branch Heer
Type Army Corps
Engagements

World War II

Commanders
Notable
commanders
Karl Strecker
Erhard Raus

German XI. Corps (XI. Armeekorps) was a corps in the German Army during World War II.

Commanders[edit]

  • Artillery General (General der Artillerie) Emil Leeb, 1 September 1939 – 1 March 1940
  • Infantry General (General der Infanterie) Joachim von Kortzfleisch, 1 March 1940 – 6 October 1941
  • Infantry General (General der Infanterie) Eugen Ott, 6 October 1941 – 10 December 1941
  • Infantry General (General der Infanterie) Joachim von Kortzfleisch, 10 December 1941 – 1 June 1942
  • Colonel-General (Generaloberst) Karl Strecker, 1 June 1942 – 2 February 1943

After reformation

  • Colonel-General (Generaloberst) Erhard Raus, 10 February 1943 – 1 November 1943
  • Artillery General (General der Artillerie) Wilhelm Stemmermann, 5 December 1943 – 18 February 1944
  • Infantry General (General der Infanterie) Rudolf von Bünau, 20 March 1944 – 16 March 1945
  • Artillery General (General der Artillerie) Horst von Mellenthin, 16 March 1945 – 20 March 1945
  • Infantry General (General der Infanterie) Rudolf von Bünau, 20 March 1945 – 6 April 1945
  • Infantry General (General der Infanterie) Friedrich Wiese, 6 April 1945 – 8 May 1945

Area of operations[edit]

See also[edit]

External links[edit]

"XI. Armeekorps". Lexikon der Wehrmacht. Retrieved 21 January 2011.