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General der Infanterie Walter Weiß

Born: 5.9.1890
Died: 21.12.1967

Highest rank reached: Generaloberst

Kommandeur 97. leichte Division
Kommandeur 26. Infanterie-Division
Führer XXVII. Armeekorps
Oberbefehlshaber 2. Armee
Oberbefehlshaber Heeresgruppe Nord

Eisernes Kreuz 2. & 1. Klasse 1914
Militärverdienstkreuy III. Klasse (Austria)

Ottoman War Medal (Gallipoli Star)
Military Merit Order 4th Class (Bulgaria)
Spange zum Eisernen Kreuz 2. & 1. Klasse
RK: 12.9.1941
DKiG: 19.2.1943
Eichenlaub zum RK: 5.11.1944

Image: handwritten siganture on KVK2 citation as commander 2nd Army, 30.1.1943 



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