Harry Hoppe (11 February 1894 – 23 August 1969) was a highly decorated Generalleutnant in the Wehrmacht during World War II who commanded several divisions. He was also a recipient of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross with Oak Leaves. The Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross and its higher grade Oak Leaves was awarded to recognise extreme battlefield bravery or successful military leadership. Harry Hoppe was captured by British troops in May 1945 and was released in 1948. Born as Arthur Hoppe, he formally changed his first name to “Harry”.

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  • Harry Hoppe (* 11. Februar 1894 in Braunschweig; † 23. August 1969 in Wetzlar) war ein deutscher Offizier, zuletzt Generalleutnant im Zweiten Weltkrieg. (de)
  • Harry Hoppe (11 février 1894 à Brunswick - 23 août 1969 à Wetzlar) est un Generalleutnant allemand qui a servi au sein de la Heer dans la Wehrmacht pendant la Seconde Guerre mondiale. Il a été récipiendaire de la croix de chevalier de la croix de fer avec feuilles de chêne. La croix de chevalier de la croix de fer et son grade supérieur, les feuilles de chêne, sont attribués pour récompenser un acte d'une extrême bravoure sur le champ de bataille ou un commandement militaire avec succès. (fr)
  • Harry Hoppe (11 de fevereiro de 1894 - 23 de agosto de 1969) foi um general alemão que serviu no Deutsches Heer durante a Segunda Guerra Mundial. Foi condecorado com a Cruz de Cavaleiro da Cruz de Ferro com Folhas de Carvalho. (pt)
  • Harry Hoppe (11 February 1894 – 23 August 1969) was a highly decorated Generalleutnant in the Wehrmacht during World War II who commanded several divisions. He was also a recipient of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross with Oak Leaves. The Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross and its higher grade Oak Leaves was awarded to recognise extreme battlefield bravery or successful military leadership. Harry Hoppe was captured by British troops in May 1945 and was released in 1948. Born as Arthur Hoppe, he formally changed his first name to “Harry”. Enlisting as a private in the Braunschweigisches Infanterie-Regiment Nr.92 in August 1914.Wounded twice during the First World War. Joining the Detachment “von Grothe” of Freikorps “von Hülsen.” (Formed near Berlin in December 1918, this volunteer unit was commanded by Generalleutnant Walter von Hülsen). After taking part in putting down the Spartacist uprising in Berlin in January 1919 and quelling further disturbances there in March, von Hülsen’s unit was later incorporated into the Reichswehr as Reichswehr Brigade 3 (en)
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  • (to 1918)
  • (to 1933)
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  • 1894-2-11
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  • 1969-8-23
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  • 126. Infanterie-Division
  • 278. Infanterie-Division
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  • 1914-01-01 (xsd:date)
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  • Generalleutnant Friedrich Hofmann
  • Generalmajor Paul Bornscheuer
  • Oberst Gotthard Fischer
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  • General der Infanterie Paul Laux
  • General der Infanterie Hubert Gercke
  • Generalleutnant Friedrich Hofmann
  • Generalmajor Paul Bornscheuer
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  • 1894-02-11 (xsd:date)
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  • 1969-08-23 (xsd:date)
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  • Biography
  • Military of Germany
  • World War I
  • World War II
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  • Commander of 126. Infanterie-Division
  • Commander of 278. Infanterie-Division
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  • --03-05
  • --07-08
  • --10-10
  • --12-01
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  • German general and Knight's Cross recipient (en)
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  • Harry Hoppe (* 11. Februar 1894 in Braunschweig; † 23. August 1969 in Wetzlar) war ein deutscher Offizier, zuletzt Generalleutnant im Zweiten Weltkrieg. (de)
  • Harry Hoppe (11 février 1894 à Brunswick - 23 août 1969 à Wetzlar) est un Generalleutnant allemand qui a servi au sein de la Heer dans la Wehrmacht pendant la Seconde Guerre mondiale. Il a été récipiendaire de la croix de chevalier de la croix de fer avec feuilles de chêne. La croix de chevalier de la croix de fer et son grade supérieur, les feuilles de chêne, sont attribués pour récompenser un acte d'une extrême bravoure sur le champ de bataille ou un commandement militaire avec succès. (fr)
  • Harry Hoppe (11 de fevereiro de 1894 - 23 de agosto de 1969) foi um general alemão que serviu no Deutsches Heer durante a Segunda Guerra Mundial. Foi condecorado com a Cruz de Cavaleiro da Cruz de Ferro com Folhas de Carvalho. (pt)
  • Harry Hoppe (11 February 1894 – 23 August 1969) was a highly decorated Generalleutnant in the Wehrmacht during World War II who commanded several divisions. He was also a recipient of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross with Oak Leaves. The Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross and its higher grade Oak Leaves was awarded to recognise extreme battlefield bravery or successful military leadership. Harry Hoppe was captured by British troops in May 1945 and was released in 1948. Born as Arthur Hoppe, he formally changed his first name to “Harry”. (en)
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  • Harry Hoppe (de)
  • Harry Hoppe (fr)
  • Harry Hoppe (pt)
  • Harry Hoppe (en)
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  • Harry Hoppe (en)
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  • Stan Laurel (en)
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  • Hoppe (en)
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