Karl Student was the head of the new Fallschirmjager division.
Felmy disagreed with Schmid's assessment and on May 13 countered by issuing Luftflotte 2's Studieplan 39 which, resulting from a five-day staff exercise witnessed by the Luftwaffe's new COS, Generalmajor
Hans Jeschonnek, and the COSs from the other two air fleets, reiterated that a successful long-range strategic air campaign against British industries was doubtful, even using projected 1942 equipment/force structure.
Korps, Box 30; "Bericht von General Koppl und Generalmajor
Werdan zu den Kampfen des IR 35 bei Zborow am 1.
He was promoted to SS Brigadefahrer und Generalmajor
der Polizei in 1943 and was personally sent by Himmler in the spring of that year to liquidate the Warsaw Ghetto.
Oberst Habler to Generalmajor
Schwanitz: Analyse der politisch operativen Lage unter jugendlichen Personenkreisen, February 21, 1982, BStU, MfS, BV Berlin, Abt.
For the most part, the selections are from the after action reviews and post-war debriefs of Generalmajor
Freiherr von Gersdorff (chief of staff, German Seventh Army) although chapters from German Generals Hausser, Fahrmacher, Eberbach and von Luettwitz are included.
Hans von Seeckt (1866-1936), monarchist and decorated World War I Generalmajor
, was commissioned with consolidating the Reichswehr in the Weimar Republic.
dachte an das Denkmal gallischen Ubermutes im Walde von Compiegne, das man gestern mit der Reichskriegsflagge zugehangt hatte, er dachte an Versailles, wo im Laufe der Geschichte em deutscher Sieg und eine deutsche Niederlage besiegelt worden waren und in das nun binnen weniger Stunden abermals deutsche Soldaten erziehen wurden.
Reichsmarshall Herman Goring, the sybaritic chief of the Luftwaffe, flew into a rage and sacked Generalmajor
Hellmuth Felm and his chief of staff Colonel Josef Kammhuber of Luftflotte II, to whose staff Major Reinberger had been attached--as if these two senior officers could have anything to do with the major's private foibles.
August 1916, varia; Generalmajor
Max Ronge, Kriegs-und Industrie-Spionage: Zwolf Jahre Kundschaftsdienst, Zurich-Leipzig-Wien: Almathea Verlag, 1930, 55.
It is not clear whether the officers in charge of the fighter component of the two Luftflotten, Generalmajor
Kurt-Bertram von Doring and Oberst Werner Junck, both fighter pilots in World War I, were even asked to make a formal contribution to the overall planning.
An example of this often stated view is the account by Generalmajor
Baumgarten-Crusius, written in 1919, who refers rather euphemistically to the defeat as a battle that had been broken off prematurely and as a mere "alleged victory" of the enemy: