Hans Bergen

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Hans Bergen
Born 5 March 1890
Died 17 February 1957(1957-02-17) (aged 66)
Allegiance  German Empire)
 Weimar Republic
 Nazi Germany
Service/branch Army
Years of service 1910–19
1935–45
Rank Generalleutnant
Commands held 323. Infanterie-Division
299. Infanterie-Division
Battles/wars World War II
Awards Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross
Other work Police officer

Hans Bergen (5 March 1890 – 17 February 1957) was a general in the Wehrmacht of Nazi Germany during World War II who commanded several divisions. He was a recipient of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross.

Awards and decorations[edit]

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Citations[edit]

  1. ^ Fellgiebel 2000, p. 110.

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
Generalleutnant Max Mühlmann
Commander of 323. Infanterie-Division
10 January 1942 – 5 November 1942
Succeeded by
Generalleutnant Viktor Koch
Preceded by
Generalleutnant Viktor Koch
Commander of 299. Infanterie-Division
5 November 1942 – 3 May 1943
Succeeded by
Generalleutnant Ralph Graf von Oriola