Request for Identification of Generals and Admirals

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Re: Request for Identification of Generals and Admirals

Post by AlifRafikKhan » 23 Feb 2023 15:00

"General Schmidt". What is his first name? From ebay.
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Re: Request for Identification of Generals and Admirals

Post by graveland » 23 Feb 2023 18:55

Bern Wimmera wrote:
21 Feb 2023 02:40
graveland wrote:
20 Feb 2023 19:05
graveland wrote:
26 Jan 2023 22:41
graveland wrote:
09 Feb 2022 13:02
Who is the General at left?
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Any ideas?
Any clues or suggestions?
Hi Graveland, I'm thinking it's Gen.Lt. Ernst Hammer 75 Inf.Div. He looks similar to (ref. page 950, Post #14238 by Miocid)
Ps. Thanks for Erich Diestel ID.

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Re: Request for Identification of Generals and Admirals

Post by graveland » 24 Feb 2023 19:00

graveland wrote:
08 Feb 2023 19:11
graveland wrote:
21 Nov 2022 16:11
Who is this Generalmajor?
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Any clues or suggestions?

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Re: Request for Identification of Generals and Admirals

Post by Stauffenberg II » 26 Feb 2023 13:19

VJK wrote:
02 Nov 2015 20:10
Here is a brief bio of Erich Gröpler:

Born: 23 March 1906
Died: May 1999

01.04.1924: entered service with the Heer (Artillerie)
01.11.1935 - 31.03.1937: Generalstab training at the Luftkriegsakademie Berlin-Gatow
01.04.1937: transferred to the Lw.-Führungsstab (Abt. L.A. I)
01.10.1937: Referent in 1.Abt., Genst.d.Lw
20.04.1938: transferred into the Generalstab d.Lw
00.11.1939 Major, in Ia Gruppe I (Führung)/Gen.St.d.Lw
20.01.1940: Kdr. I., Flak-Rgt. 8
07.10.1940: Ia in Stab, Luftverteidigungskommando 1
24.03.1941 appt Ia in Stab, I. Flakkorps
01.06.1941: Obstlt., Ch.d.Genst., I. Flakkorps
28.09.1942: transferred to Ob.d.L./RLM pool and admitted to a LW hospital
00.11.1942 - 01.1943: Chef d.Stabes, Lw.Kdo. Kaukasus
20.04.1943: Kdr. Flak-Rgt. 64
01.06.1943: promoted to Oberst
15.11.1943: transferred to Ob.d.L./RLM pool and ordered temporary duty to Stab, Luftgaukdo. VI for orientation training as Chef d.Genst.
15.03.1944 Chef d.Genst., Luftgaukdo VI
24.08.1944: Chef d. Stabes, IV. Flakkorps
15.11.1944: Chef d.Genst., Lufgaukdo. VI
01.12.1944 - 08.05.1945: Kdr. 21. Flakdivision

awarded DKiG: 01.12.1942

Kind regards,

VJK
According to a note of the Berlin birth register to his birth entry the later Bundeswehr General Erich Ludwig Albert Gröpler died 02.05.1999 (May 2nd, 1999) in Gelnhausen.

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Re: Request for Identification of Generals and Admirals

Post by graveland » 26 Feb 2023 15:15

graveland wrote:
19 Feb 2023 18:11
Who is this?
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Re: Request for Identification of Generals and Admirals

Post by GWorldmann » 26 Feb 2023 21:52

LW general, thanks
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Re: Request for Identification of Generals and Admirals

Post by graveland » 26 Feb 2023 23:28

AlifRafikKhan wrote:
23 Feb 2023 15:00
"General Schmidt". What is his first name? From ebay.
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Re: Request for Identification of Generals and Admirals

Post by Andrey » 27 Feb 2023 12:44

Hi,

Who is this Heer general, please?
Thanks for help,

Andrey.
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Re: Request for Identification of Generals and Admirals

Post by ttvon » 27 Feb 2023 12:51

The last one is Obstfelder,Hans von


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Re: Request for Identification of Generals and Admirals

Post by AlifRafikKhan » 27 Feb 2023 13:54

graveland wrote:
26 Feb 2023 23:28
AlifRafikKhan wrote:
23 Feb 2023 15:00
"General Schmidt". What is his first name? From ebay.
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Thank you Gregg

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Re: Request for Identification of Generals and Admirals

Post by Andrey » 27 Feb 2023 13:58

ttvon wrote:
27 Feb 2023 12:51
The last one is Obstfelder,Hans von


ttvon
Thanks!

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Re: Request for Identification of Generals and Admirals

Post by askropp » 28 Feb 2023 19:27

GWorldmann wrote:
26 Feb 2023 21:52
LW general, thanks
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For me, that's a Major.
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Re: Request for Identification of Generals and Admirals

Post by graveland » 01 Mar 2023 20:52

askropp wrote:
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For me, that's a Major.
Correct.

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Re: Request for Identification of Generals and Admirals

Post by graveland » 01 Mar 2023 20:58

Who is this Luftwaffe's General?
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Re: Request for Identification of Generals and Admirals

Post by AlifRafikKhan » 03 Mar 2023 00:40

Yugoslavia 1943/44
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