General Erich Ludendorff

Birth Date 09 April 1865
Birth Place Germany: Prussia
Death Date 22 December 1937
Final Rank General
Units
  • 1st Australian Infantry Battalion
  • 2nd Australian Infantry Battalion
  • 3rd Australian Infantry Battalion
  • 4th Australian Infantry Battalion
  • 6th Australian Infantry Battalion
  • 7th Australian Infantry Battalion
  • 9th Australian Infantry Battalion
  • 13th Australian Infantry Battalion
  • 14th Australian Infantry Battalion
  • 15th Australian Infantry Battalion
  • 16th Australian Infantry Battalion
Place Prussia
Conflict/Operation First World War, 1914-1918

Timeline

Date of birth 09 April 1865
Date promoted 1894 Senior member of German General Staff.
Other 1914 Served in East Prussia as Chief of Staff to Hindenburg.
Date promoted 1916 Promoted to Chief of Staff of the German Army.
Date promoted 1916 Promoted to the rank of General.
Other 26 October 1918 Resigned as Chief of Staff of the German Army.
Date of death 20 December 1938