Hubertus Lamey

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Hubertus Lamey
Born (1896-10-30)30 October 1896
Mannheim, Germany
Died 7 April 1981(1981-04-07) (aged 84)
Augsburg, Germany
Allegiance  German Empire (to 1918)
 Weimar Republic (to 1933)
 Nazi Germany
Service/branch Heer
Years of service 1915–45
Rank Generalmajor
Commands held 21. Infanterie-Division
28. Jäger-Division
118. Jäger-Division
Battles/wars

World War I


World War II

Awards Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross

Hubertus Lamey (30 October 1896 – 7 April 1981) was a highly decorated Generalmajor in the Wehrmacht during World War II. He was also a recipient of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross. The Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross was awarded to recognise extreme battlefield bravery or successful military leadership. Hubertus Lamey was captured by British troops in May 1945 and was held in captivity until October 1947.

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Citations[edit]

  1. ^ Patzwall & Scherzer 2001, p. 266.
  2. ^ Fellgiebel 2000, p. 231.

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. 
  • Patzwall, Klaus D.; Scherzer, Veit (2001). Das Deutsche Kreuz 1941 – 1945 Geschichte und Inhaber Band II [The German Cross 1941 – 1945 History and Recipients Volume 2] (in German). Norderstedt, Germany: Verlag Klaus D. Patzwall. ISBN 978-3-931533-45-8. 
  • 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 Miltaer-Verlag. ISBN 978-3-938845-17-2. 

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Military offices
Preceded by
Generalleutnant Gerhard Matzky
Commander of 21. Infanterie-Division
1 October 1943 – December 1943
Succeeded by
Generalleutnant Gerhard Matzky
Preceded by
General der Infanterie Friedrich Schulz
Commander of 28. Jäger-Division
25 November 1943 – January 1944
Succeeded by
General der infanterie Hans Speth
Preceded by
Generalleutnant Josef Kübler
Commander of 118. Jäger-Division
10 July 1944 – 8 May 1945
Succeeded by
None