Rolf Scherenberg (27 May 1897 – 10 June 1961) as a German general (Generalmajor) in the Wehrmacht during World War II. He was a recipient of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross, awarded by Nazi Germany to recognise successful military leadership. Scherenberg surrendered to the Red Army in the course of the SovietUpper Silesian Offensive in May 1945. Convicted as a war criminal in the Soviet Union, he was held until October 1955, when he was released and repatriated to Germany.

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  • Rolf Scherenberg (27 May 1897 – 10 June 1961) as a German general (Generalmajor) in the Wehrmacht during World War II. He was a recipient of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross, awarded by Nazi Germany to recognise successful military leadership. Scherenberg surrendered to the Red Army in the course of the SovietUpper Silesian Offensive in May 1945. Convicted as a war criminal in the Soviet Union, he was held until October 1955, when he was released and repatriated to Germany. (en)
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  • (to 1918)
  • (to 1920)
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  • 1897-5-27
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  • 1961-6-10
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  • 344. Infanterie-Division
  • 320. Volksgrenadier-Division
  • 371. Infanterie-Division
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  • 1915-01-01 (xsd:date)
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  • 31835819 (xsd:integer)
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  • 743942828 (xsd:integer)
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  • None
  • Generalleutnant Erwin Jollasse
  • Generalmajor Emmanuel von Kiliani
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  • Generalmajor Georg Koßmala
  • General der Infanterie Hermann Niehoff
  • Generalmajor Ludwig Kirschner
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  • 1897-05-27 (xsd:date)
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  • 1961-06-10 (xsd:date)
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  • Biography
  • Military of Germany
  • World War I
  • World War II
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  • Commander of 371. Infanterie-Division
  • Commander of 320. Volksgrenadier-Division
  • Commander of 344. Infanterie-Division
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  • --02-14
  • --03-02
  • --02-28
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  • German general and Knight's Cross recipient (en)
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  • Rolf Scherenberg (27 May 1897 – 10 June 1961) as a German general (Generalmajor) in the Wehrmacht during World War II. He was a recipient of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross, awarded by Nazi Germany to recognise successful military leadership. Scherenberg surrendered to the Red Army in the course of the SovietUpper Silesian Offensive in May 1945. Convicted as a war criminal in the Soviet Union, he was held until October 1955, when he was released and repatriated to Germany. (en)
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  • Rolf Scherenberg (en)
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  • male (en)
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  • Rolf (en)
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  • Rolf Scherenberg (en)
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  • Scherenberg (en)
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