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Friedrich-Erdmann von Hake
Born (1898-08-14)August 14, 1898
Died 22 March 1982(1982-03-22) (aged 83)
Place of birth Detmold
Allegiance German Empire German Empire (to 1918)
Germany Weimar Republic (to 1922)
Nazi Germany Nazi Germany
Service/branch Heer
Years of service 1914–1922
1935–1945
Rank Oberst
Commands held Panzer-Regiment 4
13. Panzer-Division
Battles/wars

World War I
World War II

Awards Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross

Friedrich-Erdmann von Hake (14 August 1898 – 22 March 1982) was a highly decorated Oberst in the Wehrmacht during World War II who commanded the 13. Panzer-Division. 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.

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Citations
  1. Fellgiebel 2000, p. 175.
Bibliography
  • Fellgiebel, Walther-Peer (2000). Die Träger des Ritterkreuzes des Eisernen Kreuzes 1939-1945. Friedburg, Germany: Podzun-Pallas. ISBN 3-7909-0284-5.
  • Scherzer, Veit (2007). Ritterkreuzträger 1939–1945 Die Inhaber des Ritterkreuzes des Eisernen Kreuzes 1939 von Heer, Luftwaffe, Kriegsmarine, Waffen-SS, Volkssturm sowie mit Deutschland verbündeter Streitkräfte nach den Unterlagen des Bundesarchives (in German). Jena, Germany: Scherzers Miltaer-Verlag. ISBN 978-3-938845-17-2.

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Preceded by
Generalleutnant Hans Mikosch
Commander of 13. Panzer-Division
18 May 1944 – 25 May 1944
Succeeded by
Generalleutnant Hans Tröger
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