Kurt Pflieger

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Kurt Pflieger
Born 18 May 1890
Died 19 September 1958(1958-09-19) (aged 68)
Allegiance  German Empire
 Weimar Republic
 Nazi Germany
Service/branch Army
Years of service 1909–20
1934–45
Rank Generalleutnant
Commands held 337th Infantry Division
31st Infantry Division
416th Infantry Division
Battles/wars World War II
Awards Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross

Kurt Pflieger (19 September 1890 – 19 September 1958) 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]

References[edit]

Citations[edit]

  1. ^ Fellgiebel 2000, p. 275.

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 Karl Spang
Commander of 337. Infanterie-Division
19 May 1941 – 15 March 1942
Succeeded by
General der Artillerie Erich Marcks
Preceded by
Oberst Friedrich Hoßbach
Commander of 31. Infanterie-Division
24 February 1942 – 1 April 1943
Succeeded by
Oberst Hermann Flörke