Sedan General Staff Courses

Discussions on all aspects of Imperial Germany not covered in the other sections.
User avatar
Stauffenberg II
Member
Posts: 2885
Joined: 03 Jan 2003 17:43
Location: Austria

Sedan General Staff Courses

Post by Stauffenberg II » 12 Jun 2019 09:12

Dear all,

I would like to know the participants of the General Staff Courses in Sedan. These were held to replace the Kriegsakademie education in war-time, but I have never seen participant lists.

As far as I know Erwin von Witzleben was one of the participants, also Guderian, Schmidt and Reinhardt .. but I would like to get sure.

I would like to know others. As far as I know Schobert (Gen. Oberst), Busch (Gen. Felmd.) never took part in such sources. What about Werner Kienitz (Gen. d. Inf.)?

Thanks in advance
Jürgen

Svennie
Member
Posts: 405
Joined: 16 Nov 2002 16:22
Location: Netherlands

Re: Sedan General Staff Courses

Post by Svennie » 13 Jun 2019 06:22

Friedrich Fromm took part in the 9th Generalstabslehrgang from 8 July 1918 to 4 August 1918
Source: Bernhard Kroener, Friedrich Fromm, Paderborn 2005, page 102.

Also Guderian, Falkenhorst, Heinrici, Model, Paulus, Reinhardt, Schmidt
Source: Johannes Hürter, Hitlers Heerführer, page 73

UweS
Member
Posts: 103
Joined: 06 Aug 2006 09:23
Location: Germany

Re: Sedan General Staff Courses

Post by UweS » 25 Jun 2019 18:35

Hello,

you can find in the Hauptstaatsarchiv Dresden this source:
http://www.archiv.sachsen.de/archiv/bes ... a26d3a0ad3

Bestand 11355 Armeeoberkommando der 3. Armee
Archivalnummer 0278
Datierung 20. Juni 1917 - 7. Aug. 1918
Generalstabskurse in Sedan

Here you can find many lists of the members of the several Generalstabskurse. You only have to contact
the archive to copy the source.

Best wishes

Uwe

Return to “Imperial Germany”