Rudolf Hofmann Military person

Rudolf Hofmann (4 September 1895 – 13 April 1970) was a General of the Infantry in the Wehrmacht during World War II and a recipient of Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross. The Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross was awarded to recognise extreme battlefield bravery or successful military leadership.

Personal facts

Birth dateSeptember 04, 1895
Birth place
Germany , Würzburg
Date of deathApril 13, 1970
Place of death
Germany , Kainsbach

Military person

allegiance
Nazi Germany
German Empire (to 1918)
Weimar Republic (to 1933)
award
Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross
military operations
Invasion of Poland
Eastern Front (World War II)
World War II
Battle of France
World War I
military branch
German Army (1935–45)
military unit
Army Group North
service start1914
service end1945