Maximilian Felzmann

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Maximilian Felzmann
Born 22 April 1894
Died 8 June 1962(1962-06-08) (aged 68)
Allegiance  Nazi Germany
Service/branch Wehrmacht
Rank General of the Artillery
Commands held 251st Infantery Division
XXXXVI Panzer Corps
XXVII Army Corps
Battles/wars World War II
Awards Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross with Oak Leaves

Maximilian Felzmann (22 April 1894 – 8 June 1962) was a German general (General of the Artillery) in the Wehrmacht during World War II, and a recipient of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross with Oak Leaves.

Awards and decorations[edit]

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Citations[edit]

  1. ^ Thomas 1997, p. 163.
  2. ^ Patzwall & Scherzer 2001, p. 111.
  3. ^ Fellgiebel 2000, p. 150.
  4. ^ Fellgiebel 2000, p. 77.

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. 
  • Patzwall, Klaus D.; Scherzer, Veit (2001). Das Deutsche Kreuz 1941–1945 Geschichte und Inhaber Band II [The German Cross 1941–1945 History and Recipients Volume 2] (in German). Norderstedt, Germany: Verlag Klaus D. Patzwall. ISBN 978-3-931533-45-8. 
  • Thomas, Franz (1997). Die Eichenlaubträger 1939–1945 Band 1: A–K [The Oak Leaves Bearers 1939–1945 Volume 1: A–K] (in German). Osnabrück, Germany: Biblio-Verlag. ISBN 978-3-7648-2299-6. 
Military offices
Preceded by
Generalleutnant Karl Burdach
Commander of 251. Infanterie-Division
10 March 1943 – 10 October 1944
Succeeded by
Generalleutnant Werner Heucke
Preceded by
General der Panzertruppe Smilo Freiherr von Lüttwitz
Commander of XXXXVI. Panzerkorps
29 August 1944 – 20 September 1944
Succeeded by
General der Panzertruppe Walter Fries
Preceded by
General der Infanterie Helmuth Prieß
Commander of XXVII. Armeekorps
26 October 1944 – 14 April 1945
Succeeded by
General der Infanterie Walter Hörnlein