Friedrich-Wilhelm Neumann

Friedrich-Wilhelm Neumann (22 January 1889 – 26 January 1975) was a German general during World War II who held several divisional and corps level commands. He was a recipient of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross.

Friedrich-Wilhelm Neumann
Born(1889-01-22)22 January 1889
Died26 January 1975(1975-01-26) (aged 86)
Allegiance Nazi Germany
Service/branchArmy (Wehrmacht)
RankGeneralleutnant
Commands held340. Infanterie-Division
LXXXIX. Armeekorps
712. Infanterie-Division
XXX. Armeekorps
XXXIII.Armeekorps
Battles/warsWorld War II
AwardsKnight's Cross of the Iron Cross

Awards and decorationsEdit

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CitationsEdit

  1. ^ Fellgiebel 2000, p. 264.

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
Generalmajor George von Döhren
Commander of 712. Infanterie-Division
16 April 1942 - 25 February 1945
Succeeded by
Generalmajor Joachim von Siegroth
Preceded by
General der Infanterie Werner Freiherr von und zu Gilsa
Commander of LXXXIX. Armeekorps
12 January 1944 - 29 January 1944
Succeeded by
General der Infanterie Werner Freiherr von und zu Gilsa
Preceded by
Generalmajor Friedrich von Unger
Commander of XXXIII. Armeekorps
5 April 1945 - 7 May 1945
Succeeded by
None (Unit Surrendered)