Friedrich-Carl Rabe von Pappenheim

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Friedrich-Carl Rabe von Pappenheim
Born 5 October 1894
Died 9 June 1977(1977-06-09) (aged 82)
Allegiance  Nazi Germany
Service/branch Army
Rank Generalleutnant
Commands held 97th Jäger Division
Battles/wars World War II
Awards Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross

Friedrich-Carl Rabe von Pappenheim (5 October 1894 – 9 June 1977) 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. Pappenheim surrendered to the Soviet troops in May 1945. Convicted as a war criminal in the Soviet Union, he was held until 1955.

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  1. ^ Scherzer 2007, p. 609.

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  • 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 Militaer-Verlag. ISBN 978-3-938845-17-2. 
Military offices
Preceded by
General der Infanterie Ludwig Müller
Commander of 97th Jäger Division
13 December 1943 – 17 April 1945
Succeeded by
Generalmajor Robert Bader