(21.6.1871 - 28.9.1942)
place of birth:
of General Staff in von Kirchbach's 10th Reserve Corps at
mobilization. Served the last few months of the War as First Army Chief
of Staff under three separate generals. He was absorbed into the
Reichswehr after the Great War ended, with promotions up to General of
Infantry. He then commanded Gruppenkommando 1 from 1929 through 1932.