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Ernst Ludwig von Aster
Born (1778-10-05)October 5, 1778
Died February 10, 1855(1855-02-10) (aged 76)
Place of birth Dresden
Place of death Berlin
Allegiance Kingdom of Prussia Prussia
Service/branch Prussian Army

Ernst Ludwig von Aster (October 5, 1778 - February 10, 1855) - Prussian, Saxon and Russian general. He took part in fortifying several fortresses, including in Cologne, Poznań and Königsberg. In his honor, in the Poznań Fortress and Koblenz Fortress have been given for forts names from surname Aster.


  • Bernhard von Poten (1902). "Allgemeine Deutsche Biographie (ADB)" (in de). Leipzig: Duncker & Humblot. pp. 627–628. 

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