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Dipl.-Ing. Robert Fuchs
Born (1895-05-11)May 11, 1895
Died 15 January 1977(1977-01-15) (aged 83)
Place of birth Berlin
Place of death Unknown
Allegiance German Empire German Empire (to 1918)
Germany Weimar Republic (to 1933)
Nazi Germany Nazi Germany
Service/branch Deutsches Heer (1914–1918)
Reichswehr (1919–1933)
Luftwaffe (1933–1945)
Years of service 1914–1945
Rank Generalmajor
Commands held KG 26
1. Flieger-Division

World War I
World War II

Awards Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross

Dipl.-Ing. Robert Fuchs[Notes 1] (11 May 1895 – 15 January 1977) was a highly decorated Generalmajor in the Luftwaffe during World War II who commanded the 1. Flakkorps. 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.

Awards and decorations


  1. In German an engineer's degree is called Diplom-Ingenieur (abbreviated Dipl.-Ing.)


  1. Fellgiebel 2000, p. 158.
  • 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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Military offices
Preceded by
Generalmajor Hans Siburg
Commander of KG 26
29 September 1939 – 15 October 1940
Succeeded by
Oberst Alexander Holle
Preceded by
General der Flieger Paul Deichmann
Commander of 1. Flieger-Division
7 November 1943 – 8 May 1945
Succeeded by

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