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Armee-Oberkommando 6
6 Army

Oberbefehlshaber

From To Rank Name Acting
10-Oct-1939 01-Dec-1941 Generalfeldmarschall Walter von Reichenau
01-Dec-1941 31-Jan-1943 Generalfeldmarschall Friedrich Paulus
06-Mar-1943 25-Nov-1943 Generaloberst Karl-Adolf Hollidt
25-Nov-1943 ? 19-Dec-1943 General Maximilian de Angelis
19-Dec-1943 25-Mar-1944 Generaloberst Karl-Adolf Hollidt
25-Mar-1944 08-Apr-1944 General Sigfrid Henrici
08-Apr-1944 18-Jul-1944 General Maximilian de Angelis
18-Jul-1944 22-Dec-1944 General Maximilian Fretter-Pico
23-Dec-1944 08-May-1945 General Hermann Balck

Chef des Generalstabes

From To Rank Name Acting
26-Oct-1939 03-Sep-1940 Generalmajor Friedrich Paulus
03-Sep-1940 15-May-1942 Generalmajor Ferdinand Heim
16-May-1942 ? 31-Jan-1943 Generalleutnant Arthur Schmidt
06-Mar-1943 10-Mar-1943 Generalmajor Walther Wenck
10-Mar-1943 14-Apr-1944 Generalmajor Max Bork
20-Apr-1944 09-Aug-1944 Generalmajor Helmuth Voelter
15-Aug-1944 08-May-1945 Generalmajor Heinz Gaedcke

Oberquartermeister

From To Rank Name Acting
10-Oct-1939 02-Mar-1940 Oberstleutnant Alfred Kretschmer
02-Mar-1940 31-Dec-1941 Oberstleutnant Bernhard Pamberg
01-Jan-1942 05-Jun-1942 Oberst Bernhard Pamberg
15-Sep-1942 15-Jan-1943 ? Oberst Robert Bader Was evacuated from the Stalingrad Pocket at some point
06-Mar-1943 31-Jul-1943 Oberst Robert Bader
01-Aug-1943 31-Aug-1944 Oberstleutnant Fritz Köhler
01-Sep-1944 05-Dec-1944 Oberst Fritz Köhler
05-Dec-1944 08-May-1945 Oberstleutnant Otto Mitlacher

Ia

From To Rank Name Acting
10-Oct-1939 15-Feb-1941 Oberst Gustav Freiherr von Mauchenheim gennant von Bechtoldsheim
15-Feb-1941 01-Jun-1942 Oberst Helmuth Voelter
01-Jun-1942 15-Nov-1942 ? Oberst Hans Elchlepp
15-Nov-1942 ? 15-Jan-1943 ? Major Ernst Henne
15-Mar-1943 ? 16-Sep-1943 Oberst Raimund Horst
17-Sep-1943 15-Nov-1944 Oberst Hans-Georg Eismann
15-Nov-1944 20-Jan-1945 Oberstleutnant Otto Marcks
20-Jan-1945 08-May-1945 Oberstleutnant Heinz Toop

Ic

From To Rank Name Acting
10-Oct-1939 14-Jan-1940 ? Oberstleutnant Rudolf Paltze
15-Jan-1940 ? 15-Jan-1943 ? Hauptmann Peter Holthaus
06-Mar-1943 10-Mar-1943 Hauptmann Otto Becker
10-Mar-1943 20-Aug-1943 Hauptmann Ernst von Bila
20-Aug-1943 21-Sep-1944 Oberstleutnant Hans-Werner Würstenberg
10-Nov-1944 10-Apr-1945 Major Freiherr von Wangenheim
10-Apr-1945 08-May-1945 Major ? von Czernicki

IIa

From To Rank Name Acting
10-Oct-1939 17-Apr-1942 Generalmajor Rüdiger von Schuler
18-Apr-1942 ? 31-Jan-1943 ? Oberst Wilhelm Adam (II)
06-Mar-1943 ? 15-Mar-1943 ? Major Paul von Klein
15-Mar-1943 ? 15-Nov-1943 ? Oberstleutnant Franz Reichert
15-Nov-1943 ? 30-Nov-1943 ? Oberstleutnant Gustav-Albrecht Schmidt-Ott
01-Dec-1943 ? 15-Apr-1944 ? Oberst Hermann Rath
15-Apr-1944 ? 15-Jan-1945 ? Oberst Gustav-Albrecht Schmidt-Ott
15-Feb-1945 ? 08-May-1945 Oberstleutnant ? Lueder

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