|Gerhard Fritz Franz Feyerabend|
|Born||April 29, 1898|
|Died||6 November 1965(aged 67)|
|Place of birth||Dopsattel|
|Place of death||Rottach-Egern|
German Empire (to 1918)|
Weimar Republic (to 1933)
|Years of service||1916–1945|
|Awards||Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross|
Gerhard Fritz Franz Feyerabend (29 April 1898 – 6 November 1965) was a highly decorated Generalleutnant in the Wehrmacht during World War II who commanded several divisions. 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. Gerhard Feyerabend was captured by Soviet troops in 1945, and was held until 1947.
Gerhard Feyerabend married Erna Reschke (born 16 June 1901) in Bratricken on 18 July 1924. Together the couple had a daughter Marie-Louise born on 9 May 1935. His wife and his ten year old daughter were both killed by the advancing Red Army on 30 January 1945 during the occupation of East Prussia.
Awards and decorations
- Military Merit Order, 4th class with Swords (Bavaria)
- Military Merit Cross, 3rd class with War Decoration (Austria-Hungary)
- Iron Cross (1914)
- 2nd Class (8 November 1916)
- 1st Class (27 March 1924)
- Wound Badge (1914)
- in Black
- Honour Cross of the World War 1914/1918 (18 January 1935)
- Sudetenland Medal
- Iron Cross (1939)
- 2nd Class (24 September 1939)
- 1st Class (9 November 1939)
- Eastern Front Medal (14 July 1942)
- German Cross in Gold (30 January 1943)
- Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross on 5 April 1945 as Generalleutnant and commander of 11. Infanterie-Division 
- Ärmelband Courland
- Sports Badge in Bronze (September 1920)
- Service award, 2nd class Power (2 October 1936)
- Fellgiebel 2000, p. 150.
- 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.
Generalleutnant Mauritz Freiherr von Strachwitz
|Commander of 87. Infanterie-Division
August 1944 – September 1944
Generalmajor Helmuth Walter
Generalleutnant Hellmuth Reymann
|Commander of 11. Infanterie-Division
18 November 1944 – 10 May 1945
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