Wilhelm Behrens (23 August 1888 – 15 August 1968) was a highly decorated Generalleutnant in the Wehrmacht during World War II who commanded several divisions. 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. Wilhelm Behrens was discharged from active service in 1944, in 1946 he was taken by the Red Army and held until 1949.

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  • Wilhelm Behrens (* 23. August 1888 in Berlin; † 15. August 1968 in Lotte bei Osnabrück) war ein deutscher Offizier, zuletzt Generalleutnant im Zweiten Weltkrieg. (de)
  • Pour les articles homonymes, voir Behrens. Wilhelm Behrens (23 août 1888 à Berlin — 15 août 1968 à Lotte) est un Generalleutnant allemand au sein de la Heer 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 attribuée en reconnaissance d'un acte d'une extrême bravoure ou d'un succès de commandement important du point de vue militaire. (fr)
  • Wilhelm Behrens (23 de agosto de 1888 - 15 de agosto de 1968) foi um oficial alemão que serviu durante a Segunda Guerra Mundial. Foi condecorado com a Cruz de Cavaleiro da Cruz de Ferro. (pt)
  • Wilhelm Behrens (23 August 1888 – 15 August 1968) was a highly decorated Generalleutnant in the Wehrmacht during World War II who commanded several divisions. 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. Wilhelm Behrens was discharged from active service in 1944, in 1946 he was taken by the Red Army and held until 1949. (en)
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  • (to 1918)
  • (to 1933)
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  • 1888-8-23
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  • 1968-8-15
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  • 328. Infanterie-Division
  • Division Nr. 193
  • Infanterie-Regiment 106
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  • 1908-01-01 (xsd:date)
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  • 733395737 (xsd:integer)
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  • Generalleutnant Joachim von Tresckow
  • Generalmajor Eckkard von Geyso
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  • Generalleutnat Albert Fett
  • Generalmajor Paul Löhning
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  • 1888-08-23 (xsd:date)
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  • 1968-08-15 (xsd:date)
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  • Biography
  • Military of Germany
  • World War I
  • World War II
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  • Commander of 328. Infanterie-Division
  • Commander of Division Nr. 193
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  • --06-01
  • --12-30
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  • German General and Knight's Cross recipient (en)
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  • Wilhelm Behrens (* 23. August 1888 in Berlin; † 15. August 1968 in Lotte bei Osnabrück) war ein deutscher Offizier, zuletzt Generalleutnant im Zweiten Weltkrieg. (de)
  • Pour les articles homonymes, voir Behrens. Wilhelm Behrens (23 août 1888 à Berlin — 15 août 1968 à Lotte) est un Generalleutnant allemand au sein de la Heer 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 attribuée en reconnaissance d'un acte d'une extrême bravoure ou d'un succès de commandement important du point de vue militaire. (fr)
  • Wilhelm Behrens (23 de agosto de 1888 - 15 de agosto de 1968) foi um oficial alemão que serviu durante a Segunda Guerra Mundial. Foi condecorado com a Cruz de Cavaleiro da Cruz de Ferro. (pt)
  • Wilhelm Behrens (23 August 1888 – 15 August 1968) was a highly decorated Generalleutnant in the Wehrmacht during World War II who commanded several divisions. 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. Wilhelm Behrens was discharged from active service in 1944, in 1946 he was taken by the Red Army and held until 1949. (en)
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  • Wilhelm Behrens (Offizier) (de)
  • Wilhelm Behrens (fr)
  • Wilhelm Behrens (pt)
  • Wilhelm Behrens (en)
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  • male (en)
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  • Wilhelm (en)
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  • Wilhelm Behrens (en)
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  • Behrens (en)
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