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German Officer Biographies

 by Jason Pipes (photos H. Houterman, Biblioverlag, et al)

Ferdinand Schorner
Born12.6.1892 at Munich
Died
First Joined1.10.1911
Became Ltd.Res. 29.11.14
Prewar ServiceMtn.Inf.Regt. 98 1.10.37
PromotionsObstlt 1.3.37
Oberst 27.8.39
Gen.Maj. 1.8.40
Gen.Lt. 27.1.42
Gen.d.Mtn. 1.6.42
Gen.Oberst 1.4.44
Gen.Feldm 5.4.45
CommandMtn.Inf.Regt.98 1.9.39.-24.5.40
6.Mtn.Div 31.5.40
XIX.Mtn.Corps 15.1.42`
XXXX.Pan.Corps 1.10.43.-1.2.44
Chef d.NS.Fuhr.St.d.H. 1.2.-1.3.44
17.Army 2.3.44
A.Gr.South 31.3.44
A.Gr.North 20.7.44
A.Gr.Centre 18.1.45
Ob.d.H 30.4.45
AwardsPour le Merite
Ritterkreuz
Oakleaves
Swords
Diamonds