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Eberhard von Kurowski

Eberhard von Kurowski

German General and Knight's Cross recipients
The basics
Occupations Military personnel
Countries Germany
Gender male
Birth September 10, 1895 (Szczecin, West Pomeranian Voivodeship, Poland)
Death September 11, 1957 (Stanzach, Reutte District, Tyrol, Austria)
Eberhard von Kurowski
The details

Eberhard von Kurowski (10 September 1895 – 11 September 1957) was a German general (Generalleutnant) in the Wehrmacht during World War II. He was a recipient of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross.

Kurowski surrendered to the Red Army in the course of the Soviet 1944 Vitebsk–Orsha Offensive. Convicted as a war criminal in the Soviet Union, he was held until 1955.

Awards and decorations

  • Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross on 23 January 1942 as Oberst i.G. and Chief of Generalstab XXXX. Armeekorps
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