Ludwiger, von, Hartwig

Date of birth:
June 29th, 1895 (Beuthen/Silesia, Germany)
Date of death:
April 25th, 1947 (Belgrade, Yougslavia)
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, German Reich)

Biography

Hartwig von Ludwiger reached the rank of General der Infanterie and served as Kommandierender General XXI. Gebirgskorps by the ending of World War Two. He was hanged in Yougoslavia on April 25thth, 1947 (other sources mention May 5th, 1947).

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Period:
First World War (1914-1918)
Awarded on:
July 2nd, 1915
Eisernes Kreuz 2.Klasse (1914)
Period:
First World War (1914-1918)
Awarded on:
May 14th, 1917
Eisernes Kreuz 1.Klasse (1914)
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
September 17th, 1939
1939 Spange zum Eisernen Kreuzes 2er Klasse 1914
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
October 18th, 1939
1939 Spange zum Eisernen Kreuzes 1er Klasse 1914
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberstleutnant (Lieutenant-colonel)
Unit:
Kommandeur, Infanterie-Regiment 83, 28. Infanterie-Division, Heer
Awarded on:
July 15th, 1941
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberst (Colonel)
Unit:
Kommandeur, Jäger-Regiment 83, 28. Jägerdivision, Heer
Awarded on:
December 23rd, 1942
Details:
163rd Award.
Ritterkreuz mit Eichenlaub

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