Rolf Johannesson (22 July 1900 – 6 December 1989) was a highly decorated Konteradmiral in the Kriegsmarine during World War II and Konteradmiral in the Bundeswehr. 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. Rolf Johannesson was captured by British troops at the end of the war and was held until 1946. He joined the post war Bundesmarine in 1957 and retired in 1961 as a Konteradmiral.

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  • Rolf Johannesson (* 22. Juli 1900 in Berlin-Lichterfelde; † 6. Dezember 1989 in Hamburg) war ein deutscher Marineoffizier, zuletzt als Befehlshaber der Flotte im Dienstgrad Konteradmiral. Nach seiner Zurruhesetzung war er Bundesbeauftragter beim Seeamt Hamburg. (de)
  • Rolf Johannesson (22 July 1900 – 6 December 1989) was a highly decorated Konteradmiral in the Kriegsmarine during World War II and Konteradmiral in the Bundeswehr. 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. Rolf Johannesson was captured by British troops at the end of the war and was held until 1946. He joined the post war Bundesmarine in 1957 and retired in 1961 as a Konteradmiral. (en)
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  • (to 1918)
  • (to 1933)
  • (to 1945)
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  • 1900-7-22
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  • 1989-12-6
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  • Z15 Erich Steinbrinck
  • ZG 3 Hermes
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  • 1918-01-01 (xsd:date)
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  • Korvettenkapitän Heinrich Freiherr Freytag von Loringhoven
  • Fregattenkapitän Curt Rechel
  • Konteradmiral Karl Smidt
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  • None
  • Flottillenadmiral Max-Eckart Wolff
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  • 1900-07-22 (xsd:date)
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  • 1989-12-06 (xsd:date)
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  • Biography
  • Military of Germany
  • World War I
  • World War II
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  • Commander-in-Chief German Fleet
  • Commander of Z15 Erich Steinbrinck
  • Commander of ZG 3 Hermes
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  • 1957 (xsd:integer)
  • --02-08
  • --05-31
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  • German admiral and Knight's Cross recipient (en)
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  • Rolf Johannesson (* 22. Juli 1900 in Berlin-Lichterfelde; † 6. Dezember 1989 in Hamburg) war ein deutscher Marineoffizier, zuletzt als Befehlshaber der Flotte im Dienstgrad Konteradmiral. Nach seiner Zurruhesetzung war er Bundesbeauftragter beim Seeamt Hamburg. (de)
  • Rolf Johannesson (22 July 1900 – 6 December 1989) was a highly decorated Konteradmiral in the Kriegsmarine during World War II and Konteradmiral in the Bundeswehr. 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. Rolf Johannesson was captured by British troops at the end of the war and was held until 1946. He joined the post war Bundesmarine in 1957 and retired in 1961 as a Konteradmiral. (en)
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  • Rolf Johannesson (de)
  • Rolf Johannesson (en)
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