Wolfgang von Chamier-Glisczinski

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Wolfgang von Chamier-Glisczinski
Born (1894-04-16)16 April 1894
Died 22 August 1943(1943-08-22) (aged 49)
Allegiance  Nazi Germany
Service/branch Luftwaffe
Rank Generalleutnant (Posthumously)
Commands held Kampfgeschwader 3
Battles/wars World War II
Awards Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross

Wolfgang von Chamier-Glisczinski (16 April 1894 – 22 August 1943) was a German general during World War II. He was a recipient of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross of Nazi Germany. Chamier-Glisczinski died on 22 August 1943 when his airplane crashed near Sisak, Croatia. He was posthumously promoted to Generalleutnant.

Awards and decorations[edit]

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Citations[edit]

  1. ^ Fellgiebel 2000, p. 129.

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
None
Commander of Kampfgeschwader 3 "Blitz"
1 May 1939 – September 1941
Succeeded by
Oberst Heinrich Conrady
Preceded by
None
Fliegerführer Kroatien
1 April 1943 – 26 August 1943
Succeeded by
Generalleutnant Wolfgang Erdmann