Ernst Merk

Ernst Merk (27 September 1903 – 12 June 1975) was a general in the Army of Nazi Germany during World War II. He was a recipient of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross.

Ernst Merk
Born27 September 1903
Died12 June 1975(1975-06-12) (aged 71)
Allegiance Weimar Republic
 Nazi Germany
Service/branchArmy
Years of service1923–45
RankGeneralmajor
UnitIII Army Corps
18th Army
Battles/warsWorld War II
AwardsKnight's Cross of the Iron Cross

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ReferencesEdit

CitationsEdit

  1. ^ Fellgiebel 2000, p. 252.

BibliographyEdit

  • 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
Oberst i.G. Wilhelm Hetzel
Chief of the General Staff of the 18. Armee
5 March 1945 – 10 (!) May 1945
Succeeded by
None