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German Officer Biographies

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

Wilhelm von Apell
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Born16.1.1892 at Buckeburg
Died
First Joined31.3.1910
Became LtJag.Bn. 7 ern 18.8.1911
Prewar ServiceKdr.Kav.-S.R.11 from 1.8.1938
PromotionsOberst 1.10.1938(16)-RDA-Verb. 1.4.1937(18a)
Gen.Maj. 1.4.1941(19)
Gen.Lt. 1.4.1943(2b)
CommandKav. S.R.11 1.9.1939.
9 Schtz.Brig. 16.2.1940-27.8.1941
22 Pan.Div. 25.9.1941
Fu.Res.OKH (WK XVII) 8.10.1942
Insp.Wehrers.Bez.Vienna 15.3.1943
AwardsRitterKreuz