Franz Griesbach

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Franz Griesbach
Born (1892-12-21)21 December 1892
Died 24 September 1984(1984-09-24) (aged 91)
Allegiance  German Empire
 Weimar Republic
 Nazi Germany
Service/branch Army
Rank Generalmajor
Battles/wars World War II
Awards Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross with Oak Leaves and Swords

Franz Griesbach (21 December 1892 – 24 September 1984) was a German general in the Wehrmacht of Nazi Germany during World War II. He was a recipient of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross with Oak Leaves and Swords.

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  1. ^ a b Thomas 1997, p. 222.
  2. ^ a b c Scherzer 2007, p. 348.
  3. ^ Fellgiebel 2000, p. 203.
  4. ^ Fellgiebel 2000, p. 69.
  5. ^ Fellgiebel 2000, p. 42.

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. 
  • Thomas, Franz (1997). Die Eichenlaubträger 1939–1945 Band 1: A–K [The Oak Leaves Bearers 1939–1945 Volume 1: A–K] (in German). Osnabrück, Germany: Biblio-Verlag. ISBN 978-3-7648-2299-6. 

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Military offices
Preceded by
Generalleutnant Walther Krause
Commander of 170. Infanterie-Division
15 February 1944 – 16 February 1944
Succeeded by
Generalleutnant Siegfried Haß