Dipl.-Ing. Wolfgang Erdmann (13 November 1898 – 5 September 1946) was a highly decorated Generalleutnant in the Fallschirmjäger during World War II. 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. Wolfgang Erdmann was captured by British troops in May 1945 and committed suicide on 5 September 1946.

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  • Wolfgang Erdmann (* 13. November 1898 in Königsberg; † 5. September 1946 im Munsterlager) war ein deutscher Offizier, zuletzt Generalleutnant der Luftwaffe im Zweiten Weltkrieg. (de)
  • Dipl.-Ing. Wolfgang Erdmann (13 November 1898 – 5 September 1946) was a highly decorated Generalleutnant in the Fallschirmjäger during World War II. 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. Wolfgang Erdmann was captured by British troops in May 1945 and committed suicide on 5 September 1946. (en)
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  • (to 1918)
  • (to 1933)
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  • 1898-11-13 (xsd:date)
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  • 1946-9-5
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  • 18. Luftwaffen-Feld-Divisionen
  • 7. Fallschirmjäger-Division
  • Fallschirmjäger-Division Erdmann
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  • 1916-01-01 (xsd:date)
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  • None
  • Generalmajor Walter Hagen
  • Redesignated 7. Fallschirmjäger-Division
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  • None
  • Generalleutnant Wolfgang von Chamier-Glisczinski
  • Previously Fallschirmjäger-Division Erdmann
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  • 1898-11-13 (xsd:date)
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  • 1946-09-05 (xsd:date)
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  • Biography
  • Military of Germany
  • World War II
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  • Fliegerführer Kroatien
  • Commander of 7. Fallschirmjäger-Division
  • Commander of Fallschirmjäger-Division Erdmann
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  • --08-20
  • --08-26
  • --10-09
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  • A German military general. (en)
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  • Wolfgang Erdmann (* 13. November 1898 in Königsberg; † 5. September 1946 im Munsterlager) war ein deutscher Offizier, zuletzt Generalleutnant der Luftwaffe im Zweiten Weltkrieg. (de)
  • Dipl.-Ing. Wolfgang Erdmann (13 November 1898 – 5 September 1946) was a highly decorated Generalleutnant in the Fallschirmjäger during World War II. 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. Wolfgang Erdmann was captured by British troops in May 1945 and committed suicide on 5 September 1946. (en)
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  • Wolfgang Erdmann (General) (de)
  • Wolfgang Erdmann (en)
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  • Wolfgang Erdmann (en)
  • Dipl.-Ing. Wolfgang Erdmann (en)
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