Hugo Hans Karl von Winterfeld
(08.10.1836 - 04.09.1898)
place of birth:  Landsberg-Warthe, Provinz Brandenburg
Königreich Preußen:  KG,  Generaladjutant SM,  General der Infanterie

                          

Royal Prussian officer Hugo von Winterfeld served as Adjutant General under three Kaisers: Wilhelm I, Friedrich III, and Wilhelm II. He fought at Sedan during the Franco-Prussian War of 1870-71. In his final assignment, von Winterfeld followed General von Meerscheidt-Hüllessem as commander of the Guards Corps in Berlin. During the last year of his command, he additionally headed the Supreme Command of Mark Brandenburg (Oberkommando in den Marken).




     

General der Infanterie .. 27.01.1895

Eisernes Kreuz II ........... Deutsch-Französischer Krieg  1870–1871