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     Hans von Watzdorf        

Hans Rudolf von Watzdorf
(27.2.1857 - 9.6.1931)
place of birth: 
 Dresden, Sachsen  (Saxony)

oyal Saxon general who was in command of the 53rd Reserve Division at the outbreak of the Great War. He was married to Louise Ebert with whom he had two daughters.

Assignments and Commands  (pre-War)
13.07.1909 Königlich Sächsisches 1. Feldartillerie-Regiment Nr. 12 - Dresden  (Cdr)
16.05.1910 Generalmajor 
25.07.1910 2. Königlich Sächsisches Feldartillerie-Brigade Nr. 24 - Leipzig  (Cdr)
17.06.1914 unknown 
Assignments and Commands  (during Great War)
02.08.1914 unknown 
04.09.1914 53. Reserve-Division (Königlich Sächsisches)
05.07.1915 zur Disposition gestellt
Pour le Merite:  n/a
highest rank:  Generalleutnant

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