Franz Weller (5 December 1901 – 14 August 1994) was a German officer (Oberst) in the Wehrmacht during World War II. He was a recipient of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross with Oak Leaves, awarded by Nazi Germany to recognise extreme battlefield bravery or successful military leadership. Weller was surrendered in May 1945 to Allied troops and was interned until 1946. He joined the Bundeswehr in 1956 and retired in 1962.

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  • Franz Weller (5 December 1901 – 14 August 1994) was a German officer (Oberst) in the Wehrmacht during World War II. He was a recipient of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross with Oak Leaves, awarded by Nazi Germany to recognise extreme battlefield bravery or successful military leadership. Weller was surrendered in May 1945 to Allied troops and was interned until 1946. He joined the Bundeswehr in 1956 and retired in 1962. (en)
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  • (to 1933)
  • (to 1945)
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  • 1901-12-5
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  • 1994-8-14
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  • 1922-01-01 (xsd:date)
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  • 1901-12-05 (xsd:date)
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  • 1994-08-14 (xsd:date)
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  • Biography
  • Military of Germany
  • World War II
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  • German officer and Knight's Cross recipients (en)
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  • Franz Weller (5 December 1901 – 14 August 1994) was a German officer (Oberst) in the Wehrmacht during World War II. He was a recipient of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross with Oak Leaves, awarded by Nazi Germany to recognise extreme battlefield bravery or successful military leadership. Weller was surrendered in May 1945 to Allied troops and was interned until 1946. He joined the Bundeswehr in 1956 and retired in 1962. (en)
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  • Franz Weller (en)
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  • Franz Weller (en)
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  • Weller (en)
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