Werner Hühner

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Werner Hühner
Born 13 August 1886
Died 19 February 1966(1966-02-19) (aged 79)
Allegiance  Nazi Germany
Service/branch Army (Wehrmacht)
Rank Generalleutnant
Commands held 8th Panzer Division
61st Infantry Division
416th Infantry Division
Battles/wars World War II
Awards Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross

Werner Hühner (13 August 1886 – 10 February 1966) 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. 196.

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
Generalmajor Erich Brandenberger
Commander of 8th Panzer Division
8 December 1941 – 28 January 1942
Succeeded by
Generalmajor Erich Brandenberger
Preceded by
Generalmajor Franz Scheidies
Commander of 61st Infantry Division
7 April 1942 – 1 February 1943
Succeeded by
Generalleutnant Günther Krappe
Preceded by
Generalleutnant Hans Brabänder
Commander of 416th Infantry Division
1 June 1943 – 1 July 1943
Succeeded by
Generalleutnant Kurt Pflieger