Lothar Debes

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Lothar Debes
Born (1890-06-21)21 June 1890
Died 14 July 1960(1960-07-14) (aged 70)
Allegiance  Nazi Germany
Service/branch Flag of the Schutzstaffel.svg Waffen-SS
Rank SS-Gruppenführer
Commands held SS Division Nord
SS Division Frundsberg

Lothar Debes (21 June 1890 – 14 July 1960) was a German commander in the Waffen-SS during World War II. He commanded the SS Division Nord and the SS Division Frundsberg


  • Yerger, Mark C. - Waffen-SS Commanders: The Army, Corps and Divisional Leaders of a Legend : Augsberger to Kreutz - Atglen, PA: Schiffer Publishing (October 1997). ISBN 0-7643-0356-2, ISBN 978-0-7643-0356-2.
Military offices
Preceded by
SS-Standartenführer Michael Lippert
Commander of 10.SS-Panzer-Division Frundsberg
2 February 1943 - 12 November 1943
Succeeded by
SS-Gruppenführer Karl Fischer von Treuenfeld
Preceded by
SS-Obergruppenführer Matthias Kleinheisterkamp
Commander of 6. SS-Gebirgs-Division Nord
15 December 1943 - 20 May 1944
Succeeded by
SS-Obergruppenführer Friedrich-Wilhelm Krüger