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Conta, Richard von

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Generalleutnant Richard Heinrich Karl von Conta.

Born: 24th Nov 1856

Died: 20th Jan 1941

Highest rank reached: General der Infanterie

Kdr 1 Infanterie Division

Kdr IV Reservekorps / Karpathenkorps

Kdr Corps Conta

Commanded 1 Infanterie Division during the Battle Of Tannenburg.

Commanded Corps Conta against US Marines in the Battle for Belleau Wood.

Pour le Merite - 15th Oct 1916 / Oakleaves - 26th Mar 1918

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