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German Military Cemetery Cannock Chase in Staffordshire England.
The grave of SS-Obergruppenführer und General der Waffen-SS Maximilian Karl Otto von Herff.
Originally serving in the Wehrmacht Herff was promoted to lieutenant-colonel (OberstLeutnant) 3rd of January 1939 He served with the German Afrika Korps, was promoted to Colonel (Oberst) and commanded "Kampfgruppe von Herff" and in June 1941 was awarded the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross for his service in North Africa. He transferred to the Waffen-SS and joined the Nazi Party in 1942 and from August 1942-1945 was Chef fur Personalhauptamt in charge of the office responsible maintaining the service records for all commissioned Waffen-SS and Allgemeine-SS personnel
17 September 2020
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