Walter Lichel

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Walter Lichel (1 May 1885 – 10 December 1969) was a German general during World War II and recipient of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross of Nazi Germany. Lichel surrendered to the Allied troops in 1945 and was held until 1947.

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Walter Lichel
Born1 May 1885
Stolp, German Empire, modern Poland
Died10 December 1969(1969-12-10) (aged 84)
Bärnau, Germany
Allegiance Nazi Germany
Service/branchArmy (Wehrmacht)
RankGeneral of the Infantry
Commands held3rd Infantry Division
123. Infanterie-Division
Battles/warsWorld War II
AwardsKnight's Cross of the Iron Cross