Philipp Kleffel (9 December 1887 – 10 October 1964) was a highly decorated General der Kavallerie in the Wehrmacht during World War II who commanded several corps. He was also a recipient of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross. The Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross was awarded to recognise extreme battlefield bravery or successful military leadership. Philipp Kleffel was captured by British troops in 1945 and was released in 1947.

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  • Philipp Kleffel (* 9. Dezember 1887 in Birkenfelde; † 10. Oktober 1964 in Coburg) war ein deutscher Offizier, zuletzt General der Kavallerie im Zweiten Weltkrieg. (de)
  • Philipp Kleffel (20 septembre 1884 à Posen — 10 octobre 1964 à Coburg) est un General der Kavallerie allemand de la Heer (armée de Terre) dans la Wehrmacht pendant la Seconde Guerre mondiale. Il a été récipiendaire de la Croix de chevalier de la Croix de fer. Cette décoration est attribué pour récompenser un acte d'une extrême bravoure sur le champ de bataille ou un commandement militaire avec succès. (fr)
  • Philipp Kleffel (9 December 1887 – 10 October 1964) was a highly decorated General der Kavallerie in the Wehrmacht during World War II who commanded several corps. He was also a recipient of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross. The Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross was awarded to recognise extreme battlefield bravery or successful military leadership. Philipp Kleffel was captured by British troops in 1945 and was released in 1947. (en)
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  • (to 1918)
  • (to 1933)
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  • 1887-12-9
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  • 1964-10-10 (xsd:date)
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  • XVI. Armeekorps
  • 25. Armee
  • L. Armeekorps
  • XXX. Armeekorps
  • 1. Infanterie-Division
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  • 1905-01-01 (xsd:date)
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  • 743588997 (xsd:integer)
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  • None
  • Generalleutnant Martin Grase
  • General der Infanterie Herbert von Böckmann
  • General der Infanterie Wilhelm Wegener
  • Generalleutnant Arnold Burmeister
  • Generalmajor Dr. Friedrich Altrichter
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  • General der Infanterie Günther Blumentritt
  • Generalleutnant Friedrich-Wilhelm Neumann
  • General der Infanterie Herbert von Böckmann
  • General der Kavallerie Georg Lindemann
  • Generalleutnant Joachim von Kortzfleisch
  • Generalmajor Dr. Friedrich Altrichter
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  • 1887-12-09 (xsd:date)
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  • Posen, Province of Posen, Kingdom of Prussia, German Empire (now Poznań, Greater Poland Voivodeship, Poland )
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  • 1964-10-10 (xsd:date)
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  • Biography
  • Military of Germany
  • World War I
  • World War II
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  • Commander of 1. Infanterie-Division
  • Commander of 25. Armee
  • Commander of L. Armeekorps
  • Commander of XXX. Armeekorps
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  • --01-19
  • --03-28
  • --04-14
  • --07-20
  • --09-04
  • --12-16
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  • German General and Knight's Cross recipients (en)
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  • Philipp Kleffel (* 9. Dezember 1887 in Birkenfelde; † 10. Oktober 1964 in Coburg) war ein deutscher Offizier, zuletzt General der Kavallerie im Zweiten Weltkrieg. (de)
  • Philipp Kleffel (20 septembre 1884 à Posen — 10 octobre 1964 à Coburg) est un General der Kavallerie allemand de la Heer (armée de Terre) dans la Wehrmacht pendant la Seconde Guerre mondiale. Il a été récipiendaire de la Croix de chevalier de la Croix de fer. Cette décoration est attribué pour récompenser un acte d'une extrême bravoure sur le champ de bataille ou un commandement militaire avec succès. (fr)
  • Philipp Kleffel (9 December 1887 – 10 October 1964) was a highly decorated General der Kavallerie in the Wehrmacht during World War II who commanded several corps. He was also a recipient of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross. The Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross was awarded to recognise extreme battlefield bravery or successful military leadership. Philipp Kleffel was captured by British troops in 1945 and was released in 1947. (en)
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  • Philipp Kleffel (de)
  • Philipp Kleffel (it)
  • Philipp Kleffel (fr)
  • Philipp Kleffel (en)
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  • Philipp (en)
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  • Philipp Kleffel (en)
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  • Kleffel (en)
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