|Born||16 August 1895|
|Died||8 March 1945(aged 49)|
|Commands held||163. Infanterie-Division|
|Battles/wars||East Pomeranian Offensive †|
|Awards||Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross|
Karl Rübel (16 August 1895 – 8 March 1945) was a German general during World War II. He was a recipient of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross of Nazi Germany. Rübel was killed on 8 March 1945 near Schivelbein, Pomerania, during the course of the Soviet East Pomeranian Offensive.
Awards and decorations
- Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross on 13 January 1945 as Generalleutnant and commander of 163. Infanterie-Division
- Fellgiebel 2000, p. 298.
- Fellgiebel, Walther-Peer (2000) . 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.
General der Infanterie Anton Dostler
|Commander of 163. Infanterie-Division
29 December 1942 – 8 March 1945