Joachim Degener

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Joachim Degener
Born 28 November 1893
Died 07 September 1953 (1953-09-08) (aged 59)
Allegiance  German Empire
 Weimar Republic
 Nazi Germany
Service/branch Army
Rank Generalmajor
Battles/wars World War II
World War I
Awards Iron Cross

Joachim Degener was a German general in the Wehrmacht during World War II. A lifelong professional soldier, he served his country as a junior officer in World War I, a staff officer in the inter-war period and a brigade-level commander during World War II.

Works[edit]

  • Greiner, Heinz, Joachim Degener: Aufgabenstellung und Übungsleitung mit praktischen Beispielen, Berlin: Mittler, 1938.
  • Greiner, Heinz, Joachim Degener: Gefechtsführung und Kampftechnik, Berlin: Mittler, 1937.
Military offices
Preceded by
Generalmajor Ernst von Bauer
Commander of 189. Infanterie-Division
27 October 1944 – 15 November 1944
Succeeded by
Generalmajor Eduard Zorn