Hubert Weise

Hubert Weise

Hubert Weise
Born 22 December 1884
Erfurt
Died 14 February 1950(1950-02-14) (aged 65)
Bad Kohlgrub
Allegiance German Empire German Empire (to 1918)
Germany Weimar Republic (to 1933)
Nazi Germany Nazi Germany
Service/branch Deutsches Heer (1904–1918)
Reichswehr (1919–1933)
Heer (1933–1934)
Luftwaffe (1935–1945)
Years of service 1904–1945
Rank Generaloberst
Commands held I. Flakkorps
Luftwaffen-Befehlshaber Mitte
Battles/wars

World War I
World War II

Awards Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross

Hubert Weise (22 December 1884 – 14 February 1950) was a highly decorated Generaloberst in the Luftwaffe during World War II. He was also a recipient of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross. The Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross was awarded to recognise extreme battlefield bravery or successful military leadership. Hubert Weise was captured Allied troops in May 1945 and was released in 1947.

Awards and decorations

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References

External links

  • Hubert Weise @ Axis Biographical Research
  • World War 2 Awards.com
  • Lexikon der Wehrmacht
Military offices
Preceded by
None
Commander of I. Flakkorps
3 October 1939 - 23 March 1941
Succeeded by
General der Flakartillerie Walther von Axthelm
Preceded by
None
Commander of Luftwaffen-Befehlshaber Mitte
24 March 1941 - 23 December 1944
Succeeded by
Generaloberst Hans-Jürgen Stumpff