Ernst Balthasar von Zieten  
(05.01.1863 - 17.12.1916)
place of birth:  Potsdam
Königreich Preußen:  AOK-Stabschef,  Generalmajor  (Kav)


Prussian general Ernst von Zieten served for a few months as von Bülow's chief of staff at Second Army Headquarters, before taking command of 17th Reserve Division. Generalmajor von Zieten died in December 1916 and was interred in Danzig.









 
 
Generalmajor ................. 22.04.1914
 
 
 

  
     
Curriculum Vitae  
   
00.00.1881 Husaren-Regiment ,,von Zieten (Brandenburgisches) Nr. 3 - Rathenow
13.09.1882 Sekonde-Lieutenant
16.02.1892 Premier-Lieutenant
22.03.1895 Rittmeister
00.00.1895 Großer Generalstab - Berlin  (detached from HusR-3)
00.00.1897 Husaren-Regiment ,,von Zieten (Brandenburgisches) Nr. 3 - Rathenow  (Squad Cdr)
19.09.1901 Major
21.04.1908 Dragoner-Regiment ,,von Arnim (2. Brandenburgisches) Nr. 12 - Gnesen  (Cdr)
18.05.1908 Oberstleutnant
21.04.1911 Oberst
24.09.1911 XI. Armeekorps - Kassel  (Scheffer-Boyadel's Chief of Staff)
03.02.1914 30. Kavallerie-Brigade - Straßburg i.E.  (Cdr)
22.04.1914 Generalmajor
   
Great War  
   
02.08.1914 7. Armee  (Sr Quarter-Master on Josias von Heeringen's General Staff)
24.12.1914 2. Armee  (Karl von Bülow's Chief of Staff)
30.06.1915 17. Reserve-Division  (replaced Ernst von Hoeppner)
13.04.1916 unknown
   
   
 

06.05.1914

 

 

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