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Armee Ostpreußen
Army East Prussia
Active 7 April 1945 – 9 May 1945
Country Flag of German Reich (1935–1945).svg Nazi Germany
Type Army
Engagements

World War II

Commanders
Notable
commanders
Dietrich von Saucken

Army East Prussia (Armeeoberkommando Ostpreußen, abbreviated AOK Ostpreußen) was created from the AOK 2nd Army on 7 April 1945. AOK Ostpreußen controlled all the troops in East Prussia and West Prussia. The army absorbed the remnants of the 4th Army. After the loss of Gdańsk (then: Danzig) and Gdynia (then: Gotenhafen) in the East Prussian Offensive the army had been isolated in the Bay of Gdansk.

Commanding officersEdit

Commander-in-ChiefEdit

Chief of the General StaffEdit

  • Generalmajor Robert Macher

1st Operations officerEdit

  • Oberstleutnant i.G. Wolfgang Brennecke

ReferencesEdit


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