5 December 1909|
2 June 1973
Merzhausen near Freiburg
Weimar Republic (to 1933)
|Years of service||1928–45|
|Commands held||17. Infanterie-Division|
|Battles/wars||World War II|
|Awards||Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross with Oak Leaves and Swords|
Max Heinrich Sachsenheimer (5 December 1909 – 2 June 1973) was a German Generalmajor, serving during World War II. He was also a recipient of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross with Oak Leaves and Swords. The Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross and its higher grade Oak Leaves and Swords was awarded to recognise extreme battlefield bravery or successful military leadership.
- Iron Cross (1939)
- Infantry Assault Badge in Silver
- Wound Badge in Black
- German Cross in Gold on 3 February 1943 as Major in the II./Jäger-Regiment 75
- Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross with Oak Leaves and Swords
- Thomas 1998, p. 236.
- Berger 1999, p. 307.
- Patzwall & Scherzer 2001, p. 393.
- Scherzer 2007, p. 648.
- Fellgiebel 2000, p. 369.
- Fellgiebel 2000, p. 82.
- Fellgiebel 2000, p. 47.
Generalleutnant Richard Zimmer
Commander of 17th Infanterie-Division
4 September 1944 – 8 May 1945