Herff, von, Maximilian
- Date of birth:
- April 17th, 1893 (Hannover/Lower Saxony, Germany)
- Date of death:
- September 6th, 1945 (Windmere/Cumberland, England)
- German (1933-1945, German Reich)
Maximilian von Herff died on 6th September 1945 in British captivity as SS-Obergruppenführer / General der Waffen-SS. His last position during the Second World War was Chef des Personalamtes der Waffen-SS.
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- Second World War (1939-1945)
- Oberst (Colonel)
- Führer Kampfgruppe "von Herff" (Schützen-Regiment 115) / Deutsches Afrika Korps
- Awarded on:
- June 13th, 1941
- Photo 1: Public Domain
- Photo: Public Domain
- - KUROWSKI, F., Knight's Cross Holders of the Afrikakorps, Schiffer Publishing Ltd., Atglen, United States, 1996.
- Fellgiebel W.P., Elite of the Third Reich, The recipients of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross 1939-1945: A Reference, Helion & Company Limited, Solihull, 2003, ISBN 1-874622-46-9
- Grave stone Cannock Chase, Staffordshire
- Axis Biographical Research