Rudolf Veiel (10 December 1883, in Stuttgart – 19 March 1956, in Stuttgart) was a German General of the Panzertruppe during World War II. Veiel's first army service was noted as a Fahnenjunker in the Ulanen-Regiment 19 in April 1904. On 18 August 1905, he became a leutnant. At the beginning of World War I, Veiel was a commander of the Squadron in the Württemberg Reserve-Dragoon-Regiment. He served in this regiment until the end of the war.

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  • Rudolf Veiel (* 10. Dezember 1883 in Stuttgart; † 19. März 1956 ebenda) war ein deutscher Offizier, zuletzt General der Panzertruppe im Zweiten Weltkrieg. (de)
  • Rudolf Veiel (10 de diciembre de 1883, Stuttgart - 19 de marzo de 1956, Stuttgart) fue un general alemán de Tropas Panzer (Panzertruppe) durante la Segunda Guerra Mundial. (es)
  • Rudolf Veiel (10 décembre 1883 à Stuttgart - 19 mars 1956 à Stuttgart) était un général allemand qui a servi au sein de l'armée de terre (Wehrmacht Heer) pendant la Seconde Guerre mondiale. Il a reçu la Croix de chevalier de la Croix de fer. (fr)
  • Rudolf Veiel (10 December 1883, in Stuttgart – 19 March 1956, in Stuttgart) was a German General of the Panzertruppe during World War II. Veiel's first army service was noted as a Fahnenjunker in the Ulanen-Regiment 19 in April 1904. On 18 August 1905, he became a leutnant. At the beginning of World War I, Veiel was a commander of the Squadron in the Württemberg Reserve-Dragoon-Regiment. He served in this regiment until the end of the war. After World War I, Veiel was a member of the Freikorps in Württemberg (1919). From 1 October 1920, he was in the 18th (Saxon) Cavalry Regiment of the Reichswehr. From 1 June 1923, Veiel commanded a Squadron in 10th (Prussian) Cavalry Regiment where he was promoted to major on 1 March 1927. In the same year, Veiel became an adjutant in 3rd Cavalry Division. He stayed in this division as an adjutant until 1 April 1931 when he became an oberstleutnant. From 1 November 1932 to 1 October 1935, Veiel commanded the 18th Cavalry Regiment. He then commanded the 2nd Rifle Brigade until 1 February 1938 when he was given command of the 2nd Panzer Division. During all of this, Veiel became an oberst on 1 December 1933, a generalmajor on 1 January 1937, and a generalleutnanton 10 October 1938. In the early stages of World War II, as commander of the 2nd Panzer Division, Veiel played a distinguished role in the invasions of Poland in 1939, of France in 1940, of Yugoslavia and Greece in 1941, and of the Soviet Union in 1941. On 3 June 1940, for his achievements as a divisional commander, Veiel was awarded the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross. From 1 April 1942 to 28 September 1942, after the German defeat at Moscow, Veiel became a General der Panzertruppe. He later commanded the XLVIII Panzer Corps. After 28 September, Veiel was made Chief of revitalization in the Headquarters of the Army Group Center. He continued in this position until 6 June 1943. From September 1943 to 20 July 1944 General Veiel was Commanding General of Battle Sector V (Wehrkreis V) in Stuttgart. He was relieved of command because of complicity in the July 20 Conspiracy to assassinate Adolf Hitler. On 16 April 1945 he was put in the Officer Reserve (Führerreserve) of the Army High Command (Oberkommando des Heeres or OKH). After World War II, Rudolf Veiel spent two years in American captivity. On 12 May 1947, he was released. He died nine years later in his hometown of Stuttgart, aged 72. (en)
  • Rudolf Veiel (Stuttgart, 10 december 1883 - aldaar, 19 maart 1956) was een Duitse Generaal van de Panzertruppe ("pantsertroepen") gedurende de Tweede Wereldoorlog. Veiel's eerste leger vermelding werd genoteerd als Fahnenjunker "kandidaat officier" in het Ulanen-Regiment op 19 april 1904. Op 18 augustus 1905 werd hij een luitenant. (nl)
  • Rudolf Veiel (ur. 10 grudnia 1883, Stuttgart - zm. 19 marca 1956, Stuttgart) – niemiecki oficer Wehrmachtu w stopniu generała wojsk pancernych. Uczestnik I i II wojny światowej. Za swoją działalność został odznaczony Krzyżem Rycerskim Krzyża Żelaznego. (pl)
  • Rudolf Veiel (10 de dezembro de 1883 - 19 de março de 1956) foi um oficial do Exército Alemão, tendo lutado nas duas guerras mundiais, chegando até a patente de General das Tropas Panzer. (pt)
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  • Generalleutnant Ferdinand Heim
  • General der Panzertruppe Hans-Karl Freiherr von Esebeck
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  • General der Panzertruppe Werner Kempf
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  • Rudolf Veiel (* 10. Dezember 1883 in Stuttgart; † 19. März 1956 ebenda) war ein deutscher Offizier, zuletzt General der Panzertruppe im Zweiten Weltkrieg. (de)
  • Rudolf Veiel (10 de diciembre de 1883, Stuttgart - 19 de marzo de 1956, Stuttgart) fue un general alemán de Tropas Panzer (Panzertruppe) durante la Segunda Guerra Mundial. (es)
  • Rudolf Veiel (10 décembre 1883 à Stuttgart - 19 mars 1956 à Stuttgart) était un général allemand qui a servi au sein de l'armée de terre (Wehrmacht Heer) pendant la Seconde Guerre mondiale. Il a reçu la Croix de chevalier de la Croix de fer. (fr)
  • Rudolf Veiel (Stuttgart, 10 december 1883 - aldaar, 19 maart 1956) was een Duitse Generaal van de Panzertruppe ("pantsertroepen") gedurende de Tweede Wereldoorlog. Veiel's eerste leger vermelding werd genoteerd als Fahnenjunker "kandidaat officier" in het Ulanen-Regiment op 19 april 1904. Op 18 augustus 1905 werd hij een luitenant. (nl)
  • Rudolf Veiel (ur. 10 grudnia 1883, Stuttgart - zm. 19 marca 1956, Stuttgart) – niemiecki oficer Wehrmachtu w stopniu generała wojsk pancernych. Uczestnik I i II wojny światowej. Za swoją działalność został odznaczony Krzyżem Rycerskim Krzyża Żelaznego. (pl)
  • Rudolf Veiel (10 de dezembro de 1883 - 19 de março de 1956) foi um oficial do Exército Alemão, tendo lutado nas duas guerras mundiais, chegando até a patente de General das Tropas Panzer. (pt)
  • Rudolf Veiel (10 December 1883, in Stuttgart – 19 March 1956, in Stuttgart) was a German General of the Panzertruppe during World War II. Veiel's first army service was noted as a Fahnenjunker in the Ulanen-Regiment 19 in April 1904. On 18 August 1905, he became a leutnant. At the beginning of World War I, Veiel was a commander of the Squadron in the Württemberg Reserve-Dragoon-Regiment. He served in this regiment until the end of the war. (en)
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