Ernst Dehner

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Ernst Dehner
Ernst Dehner 1948.jpg
Ernst Dehner at the Hostages Trial, 1948
Born 5 March 1889
Died 13 September 1970(1970-09-13) (aged 81)
Allegiance  Nazi Germany
Service/branch Army
Rank General
Commands held 106. Infanterie-Division
LXXXII. Armeekorps
Awards Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross

Ernst Dehner (5 March 1889 – 13 September 1970) was a general in the Wehrmacht of Nazi Germany during World War II. He was a recipient of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross. In 1948 he was found guilty of war crimes at the Hostages Trial and was sentenced to 7 years imprisonment, but was released in 1951.

Awards and decorations[edit]

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Citations[edit]

  1. ^ Fellgiebel 2000, p. 134.

Bibliography[edit]

  • Fellgiebel, Walther-Peer (2000) [1986]. Die Träger des Ritterkreuzes des Eisernen Kreuzes 1939–1945 — Die Inhaber der höchsten Auszeichnung des Zweiten Weltkrieges aller Wehrmachtteile [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. 
Military offices
Preceded by
Oberst Kurt von der Chevallerie
Commander of Infanterie-Regiment 87
12 November 1936 – 14 November 1940
Succeeded by
Oberst Walter Fries
Preceded by
None
Commander of 106. Infanterie-Division
28 November 1940 – 3 May 1942
Succeeded by
Generalleutnant Alfons Hitter
Preceded by
General der Infanterie Alfred Böhm-Tettelbach
Commander of LXXXII. Armeekorps
31 October 1942 – 1 April 1943
Succeeded by
General der Pioniere Erwin Jaenecke
Preceded by
General der Pioniere Erwin Jaenecke
Commander of LXXXII. Armeekorps
1 June 1943 – 10 July 1943
Succeeded by
General der Artillerie Johann Sinnhuber
Preceded by
None
Commander of LXIX. Armeekorps
20 January 1944 – 31 March 1944
Succeeded by
General der Gebirgstruppen Julius Ringel