Walter Assmann

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Walter Assmann
Walter Assmann.jpg
Born (1896-07-22)22 July 1896
Died 1 May 1964(1964-05-01) (aged 67)
Allegiance
Service/branch Army
Years of service 1914–20
1934–45
Rank Generalleutnant
Commands held 101st Jäger Division
Battles/wars World War II
Awards Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross

Walter Assmann (22 July 1896 – 1 May 1964) was a German general in the Wehrmacht of Nazi Germany during World War II who commanded the 101. Jäger Division. He was a recipient of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross.

Awards and decorations[edit]

References[edit]

Citations[edit]

  1. ^ Patzwall & Scherzer 2001, p. 18.
  2. ^ Fellgiebel 2000, p. 101.

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. 
Military offices
Preceded by
General der Gebirgstruppe Emil Vogel
Commander of 101. Jäger-Division
12 July 1944 – 8 May 1945
Succeeded by
none