Kurt Chill

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Kurt Chill
Born 1 May 1895
Died 5 July 1976(1976-07-05) (aged 81)
Allegiance  German Empire
 Weimar Republic
 Nazi Germany
Service/branch Heer
Rank Generalleutnant
Commands held 122. Infanterie-Division
85. Infanterie-Division
LV. Armeekorps
Battles/wars World War II
Awards Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross

Kurt Chill (1 May 1895 – 5 July 1976) was a German general in the Wehrmacht during World War II who commanded the LV. Armeekorps. He was a recipient of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross of Nazi Germany.

Awards and decorations[edit]

References[edit]

Citations[edit]

  1. ^ Fellgiebel 2000, p. 130.

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. 
  • Die Wehrmachtberichte 1939–1945 Band 2, 1. Januar 1942 bis 31. Dezember 1943 [The Wehrmacht Reports 1939–1945 Volume 2, 1 January 1942 to 31 December 1943] (in German). München, Germany: Deutscher Taschenbuch Verlag GmbH & Co. KG. 1985. ISBN 978-3-423-05944-2. 
Military offices
Preceded by
Generalleutnant Siegfried Macholz
Commander of 122. Infanterie-Division
1 August 1942 – 10 October 1942
Succeeded by
Generalleutnant Gustav Hundt
Preceded by
Generalleutnant Alfred Thielmann
Commander of 122. Infanterie-Division
27 June 1943 – 1 February 1944
Succeeded by
Generalmajor Johann-Albrecht von Blücher
Preceded by
None
Commander of 85. Infanterie-Division
1 February 1944 – 22 November 1944
Succeeded by
Generalmajor Helmut Bechler
Preceded by
General der Infanterie Friedrich Herrlein
Commander of LV. Armeekorps
5 February 1945 – 8 May 1945
Succeeded by
None