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Werner Mummert
Born (1897-03-31)31 March 1897
Died 28 January 1950(1950-01-28) (aged 52)
Place of birth Lüttewitz, Saxony
Place of death Ssuja, Russia
Allegiance German Empire German Empire (to 1918)
Germany Weimar Republic (to 1933)
Nazi Germany Nazi Germany
Service/branch Heer
Rank Generalmajor der Reserve
Battles/wars World War I
World War II
Awards Knight's Cross with Oak Leaves and Swords

Werner Mummert (31 March 1897 – 28 January 1950) was a German officer during both World War I and World War II. Mummert was born in Lüttewitz/Saxony. He first joined the German Army in August 1914 and became a Lieutenant of the Reserve (Leutnant der Reserves), Sachs Karabiner Regiment in 1916. Mummert remained in the army between the wars. Mummert died in the Soviet POW Camp Šuja on 28 January 1950.

Promotions[edit | edit source]

  • Lieutenant Colonel of the Reserve (Oberstleutnant der Reserve) - 18 September 1942
  • Colonel of the Reserve (Oberst der Reserve) - 1 February 1944
  • Major General of the Reserve (Generalmajor der Reserve) - 1 February 1945

Commands[edit | edit source]

  • Kdr. Aufkl. Abt. einer Infantry Division - 1 September 1939
  • Kdr Pan.Aufkl.Abt.14 - ?
  • Panzer Grenadier Regiment 103 - 28 January 1944
  • Panzer Division Müncheberg - January 1945

Awards[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

Citations
  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Thomas 1998, p. 111.
  2. Patzwall and Scherzer 2001, p. 323.
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 Scherzer 2007, p. 560.
Bibliography
  • Berger, Florian (2000). Mit Eichenlaub und Schwertern. Die höchstdekorierten Soldaten des Zweiten Weltkrieges (in German). Selbstverlag Florian Berger. ISBN 3-9501307-0-5.
  • Fellgiebel, Walther-Peer (2000). Die Träger des Ritterkreuzes des Eisernen Kreuzes 1939-1945 (in German). Friedburg, Germany: Podzun-Pallas. ISBN 3-7909-0284-5.
  • Johannsen, Hein (2012). Werner Mummert: Das Leben eines sächsischen Offiziers (in German). libergraphix. ISBN 978-3954290017.
  • Patzwall, Klaus D. and Scherzer, Veit (2001). Das Deutsche Kreuz 1941 - 1945 Geschichte und Inhaber Band II. Norderstedt, Germany: Verlag Klaus D. Patzwall. ISBN 3-931533-45-X.
  • Scherzer, Veit (2007). Ritterkreuzträger 1939–1945 Die Inhaber des Ritterkreuzes des Eisernen Kreuzes 1939 von Heer, Luftwaffe, Kriegsmarine, Waffen-SS, Volkssturm sowie mit Deutschland verbündeter Streitkräfte nach den Unterlagen des Bundesarchives (in German). Jena, Germany: Scherzers Miltaer-Verlag. ISBN 978-3-938845-17-2.
  • Thomas, Franz (1998). Die Eichenlaubträger 1939–1945 Band 2: L–Z (in German). Osnabrück, Germany: Biblio-Verlag. ISBN 3-7648-2300-3.
  • Die Wehrmachtberichte 1939-1945 Band 3, 1. Januar 1944 bis 9. Mai 1945. München: Deutscher Taschenbuch Verlag GmbH & Co. KG, 1985. ISBN 3-423-05944-3.

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