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Rudolf Freiherr von Roman
Rudolf Freiherr von Roman (2nd from right)
Born (1893-11-19)November 19, 1893
Died 18 February 1970(1970-02-18) (aged 76)
Allegiance  German Empire
 Weimar Republic
 Nazi Germany
Service/branch Army
Years of service 1912–45
Rank General of the Artillery
Commands held 35. Infanterie Division
XX. Armeekorps
LXIV. Armeekorps
Battles/wars World War II
Awards Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross with Oak Leaves

Rudolf Freiherr von Roman (19 November 1893 – 18 February 1970) was a German general (General of the Artillery) who commanded several corps during World War II. He was recipient of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross with Oak Leaves.

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Citations[]

  1. 1.0 1.1 Thomas 1998, p. 225.
  2. Patzwall & Scherzer 2001, p. 384.
  3. Fellgiebel 2000, p. 296.
  4. Fellgiebel 2000, p. 63.

Bibliography[]

  • Fellgiebel, Walther-Peer (2000) [1986] (in German). Die Träger des Ritterkreuzes des Eisernen Kreuzes 1939–1945 — Die Inhaber der höchsten Auszeichnung des Zweiten Weltkrieges aller Wehrmachtteile. Friedberg, Germany: Podzun-Pallas. ISBN 978-3-7909-0284-6. 
  • Patzwall, Klaus D.; Scherzer, Veit (2001) (in German). Das Deutsche Kreuz 1941 – 1945 Geschichte und Inhaber Band II. Norderstedt, Germany: Verlag Klaus D. Patzwall. ISBN 978-3-931533-45-8. 
  • Thomas, Franz (1998) (in German). Die Eichenlaubträger 1939–1945 Band 2: L–Z. Osnabrück, Germany: Biblio-Verlag. ISBN 978-3-7648-2300-9. 
Military offices
Preceded by
General der Infanterie Walther Fischer von Weikersthal
Commander of 35. Infanterie Division
1 December 1941 – 10 September 1942
Succeeded by
Generalleutnant Ludwig Merker
Preceded by
General der Infanterie Friedrich Materna
Commander of XX. Armeekorps
10 September 1942 – 14 February 1943
Succeeded by
General der Infanterie Erwin Vierow
Preceded by
General der Infanterie Erwin Vierow
Commander of LV. Armeekorps
14 February 1943 - 10 March 1943
Succeeded by
General der Infanterie Erich Jaschke
Preceded by
General der Infanterie Erwin Vierow
Commander of XX. Armeekorps
10 March 1943 – December 1943
Succeeded by
General der Infanterie Edgar Röhricht
Preceded by
General der Infanterie Edgar Röhricht
Commander of XX. Armeekorps
January 1944 – 1 April 1945
Succeeded by
General der Kavallerie Carl-Erik Koehler
Preceded by
Generalleutnant Helmut Friebe
Commander of LXIV. Armeekorps
April 1945 – 8 May 1945
Succeeded by
None


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