Walther Moritz Heinrich Wolfgang von Axthelm (23 December 1893 – 6 January 1972) was a highly decorated General der Flakartillerie in the Luftwaffe during World War II who commanded the 1. Flakkorps. 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. Walther von Axthelm was captured in 1945 by American troops and was held until 1947.

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  • Walther von Axthelm (* 23. Dezember 1893 in Hersbruck; † 6. Januar 1972 in Traunstein) war ein deutscher General der Flakartillerie der Luftwaffe im Zweiten Weltkrieg. (de)
  • Walther Moritz Heinrich Wolfgang von Axthelm, né le 23 décembre 1893 à Hersbruck et mort le 6 janvier 1972 à Traunstein, était un General der Flakartillerie allemand au sein de la Luftwaffe dans la Wehrmacht pendant la Seconde Guerre mondiale. Il a reçu la Croix de chevalier de la Croix de fer (en allemand: Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes). Cette décoration est attribuée pour un acte de bravoure extrême sur le champ de bataille ou un commandement avec un succès militaire. (fr)
  • Walther von Axthelm (23 de dezembro de 1893 - 6 de janeiro de 1972) foi um oficial alemão que serviu na durante a Segunda Guerra Mundial. Foi condecorado com a Cruz de Cavaleiro da Cruz de Ferro. (pt)
  • Walther Moritz Heinrich Wolfgang von Axthelm (23 December 1893 – 6 January 1972) was a highly decorated General der Flakartillerie in the Luftwaffe during World War II who commanded the 1. Flakkorps. 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. Walther von Axthelm was captured in 1945 by American troops and was held until 1947. Axthelm served with the Ministry of Aviation (Reichsluftfahrtministerium) from 12 January 1942 to the end of March 1945, holding the position of General der Flakwaffe (Inspector of Anti-Aircraft Artillery). (en)
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  • German Empire(to 1918)
  • Weimar Republic(to 1933)
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  • 1893-12-23 (xsd:date)
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  • 1972-1-6
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  • Fallschirm-Panzer Division 1 Hermann Göring
  • I. Flakkorps
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  • 1913-01-01 (xsd:date)
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  • General der Flakartillerie Richard Reimann
  • General der Flakartillerie Wolfgang Pickert
  • Oberst Paul Conrath
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  • Generaloberst Hubert Weise
  • Oberstleutnant der Landespolizei Friedrich Wilhelm Jakoby
  • General der Flakartillerie Richard Reimann
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  • 1893-12-23 (xsd:date)
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  • 1972-01-06 (xsd:date)
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  • Biography
  • Military of Germany
  • World War I
  • World War II
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  • Commander of Fallschirm-Panzer Division 1 Hermann Göring
  • Commander of I. Flakkorps
  • General der Flakwaffe
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  • --01-12
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  • German General and Knight's Cross recipients (en)
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  • Walther von Axthelm (* 23. Dezember 1893 in Hersbruck; † 6. Januar 1972 in Traunstein) war ein deutscher General der Flakartillerie der Luftwaffe im Zweiten Weltkrieg. (de)
  • Walther Moritz Heinrich Wolfgang von Axthelm, né le 23 décembre 1893 à Hersbruck et mort le 6 janvier 1972 à Traunstein, était un General der Flakartillerie allemand au sein de la Luftwaffe dans la Wehrmacht pendant la Seconde Guerre mondiale. Il a reçu la Croix de chevalier de la Croix de fer (en allemand: Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes). Cette décoration est attribuée pour un acte de bravoure extrême sur le champ de bataille ou un commandement avec un succès militaire. (fr)
  • Walther von Axthelm (23 de dezembro de 1893 - 6 de janeiro de 1972) foi um oficial alemão que serviu na durante a Segunda Guerra Mundial. Foi condecorado com a Cruz de Cavaleiro da Cruz de Ferro. (pt)
  • Walther Moritz Heinrich Wolfgang von Axthelm (23 December 1893 – 6 January 1972) was a highly decorated General der Flakartillerie in the Luftwaffe during World War II who commanded the 1. Flakkorps. 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. Walther von Axthelm was captured in 1945 by American troops and was held until 1947. (en)
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  • Walther von Axthelm (de)
  • Walther von Axthelm (fr)
  • Walther von Axthelm (pt)
  • Walther von Axthelm (en)
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