German Military Personnel That Served in WWII

Last Name Beginning With (D)

Updated 05/19/10

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Name                                    Unit(s)/Ship(s)                                                                     Resource #

Damski, Aloysius                              716th Infantry Division                                                                                384

Danhauser, Paul                                256th Infantry Division, 271st Infantry Division                                            650

Daniel, Richard                                  45th Volksgrenadier Division                                                                      650

Daniel, Richard                                  546th Grenadier Division                                                                            651

Darges, Fritz                                     5th SS Panzer Division                                                                                250

Daser, Wilhelm                                 70th Infantry Division                                                                                  650

de Angelis, Maximilian                      76th Infantry Division                                                                                  650

de Beaulieu, Walter Charles               23rd Infantry Division, 168th Infantry Division                                            650

de Boer, Johann                                26th Infantry Division, 280th Infantry Division (Coastal Defense)                 650

de Courbiere, Rene de l'Homme        153rd Field Training Division, 213th Infantry Division, 338th Infantry          650; 651

                                                          Division, 410th Landesschutzen Division, 432nd Landesschutzen              


de Salengre-Drabbe, Hans                 384th Infantry Division                                                                                651

Deboi, Heinrich                                 44th Infantry Division                                                                                  241; 371; 650

Degan, Hans                                      2nd Mountain Division                                                                                651

Degn                                                 4th Company, 26th Panzer Regiment, 26th Panzer Division                          439

Degener                                            Major General, 189th Infantry Division                                                        650

Degrelle, Leon                                   28th SS Wallonien Division                                                                        132

Dehmel, Martin                                  292nd Infantry Division                                                                              651

Dehner, Ernst                                    106th Infantry Division                                                                                650

Deichmann, Paul                                Luftflotte 4                                                                                                 56; 736

Deicke, Joachim                                II Gruppe, Jagdgeschwader 77                                                                   489

Demme, Rudolf                                 132nd Infantry Division                                                                               650

Demoll, Eugen                                   201st Security Brigade                                                                                650

Demoll, Eugen                                   463rd Replacement Division                                                                       651

Dempwolff, Hugo                              276th Volksgrenadier Division                                                                    557; 650

Denecke, Erich                                   246th Infantry Division                                                                              650

Denecke, Erich                                  471st Replacement Division                                                                        651

Dennerlein, Max                                290th Infantry Division                                                                               650

Dennerlein, Max                                 326th Infantry Division, 335th Infantry Division, 433rd Replacement          651

                                                          Division (Motorized)

Dennhardt, Oskar-Hubert                  141st Regiment, 561st Volksgrenadier Division                                          126

Dernen, Friedrich-Wilhelm                 159th Infantry Division                                                                               650

Dettling, August                                  183rd Infantry Division                                                                              650

Dettling, Augustus                               363rd Infantry Division, 363rd Volksgrenadier Division                             651

Deutsch, Friedrich-Wilhelm                 297th Infantry Division, 711th Infantry Division, 16th Flak Division            651

Dewald, Eberhard                               15th Luftwaffe Field Division                                                                    651

Dewitz, Kuno                                     245th Infantry Division                                                                               650

Diefenthal, Josef                                 Panzergrenadier Battalion, Kampfgruppe Peiper                                         557

Diestel, Erich                                      63rd Infantry Division                                                                                650

Diestel, Erich                                      331st Infantry Division, 346th Infantry Division, 101st Jager Division          651

Diestel, Friedrich                                101st Light Division                                                                                   241

Dieterichs, Horst                                U-406                                                                                                       68

Dietl, Eduard                                     3rd Gebirgsjager Division                                                                           322

Dietl, Eduard                                     3rd Mountain Division                                                                                651

Dietrich, Josef "Sepp"                        Sixth Panzer Army; I SS Panzer Corps; Fifth Panzer Army, SS,                   59; 87; 88; 234; 250; 281; 315; 358;

                                                                                                                                                                           382; 414; 557; 664; 765; 845; 893

Dilley, Bruno                                     Stuka Geschwader 1                                                                                  736

Dinter, Georg                                    295th Infantry Division                                                                               651

Dippold, Benighus                              183rd Infantry Division                                                                              650

Dippold, Benignus                             540th Landesschutzen Division, 717th Infantry Division (Static)                   651

                                                         117th Jager Division         

Dirksen, Hans                                    8th Staffel, Jagdgeschwader 26                                                                  70

Dirlewanger, Oskar                           German Army                                                                                             55

Dittman                                             Corporal, 5th Battery, 2nd Battalion, 3rd Artillery Regiment                         595

Dittmar, Kurt                                    169th Infantry Division                                                                                 650

Doehla, Heinrich                                537th Frontier Guard Division                                                                     651

Doenitz, Karl                                    Naval Commander, 1st Marine Division                                                       650

Doering-Manteuffel, Johann-            15th Flak Division, 20th Flak Division                                                           651

Wilhelm (Johannes)

Doerr, Hans                                     384th Infantry Division                                                                                  651

Doertenbach                                     Germany Army, OB West                                                                           384

Dollman, Friedrich                            Seventh Army                                                                                             384

Domansky, Kurt                                50th Infantry Division, 93rd Infantry Division                                              650

Donicke, Walther                              Leipzig Nazi Party District Leader                                                               200

Donitz, Karl                                      Commander Submarine Fleet; German Fuhrer                                             4; 67; 160; 190; 253; 289; 373; 453; 454; 478; 482;

                                                                                                                                                                           525; 592

Dornbrack, Gunther                          Luftwaffe                                                                                                    353

Dorre, Edgar                                     9th Staffel, Jagdgeschwader 26                                                                   70

Dorsch, Xavier                                  German Army                                                                                             177

Dost, Otto                                         Luftwaffe                                                                                                    353

Dostler, Anton                                   LXXV Corps                                                                                              292

Dostler, Anton                                   57th Infantry Division, 163rd Infantry Division                                             650

Draheim, Manfred                             1st Staffel, Jagdgeschwader 26                                                                    70

Dreckmann, Paul                               161st Infantry Division, 252nd Infantry Division                                           650

Drescher, Otto                                  35th Infantry Division, 267th Infantry Division                                              650

Drobenig, Walter                               708th Infantry Division                                                                                651

Drobnik                                            4th Company, 26th Panzer Regiment, 26th Panzer Division                           439

Drum, Karl                                        11th Luftwaffe Field Division                                                                        651

Druschel, Albert                                III Gruppe, Jagdgeschwader 4                                                                     353

Druschel, Alfred                                Schlachtgeschwader 4                                                                                 125; 353

Dudeck, Hans-Heinz                         IV Gruppe, Jagdgeschwader 27                                                                   353

Duemlein, Friedrich                            407th Replacement Division                                                                         651

Duerking, Werner                              96th Infantry Division                                                                                   650

Dufving, Theodor von                        Berlin Defense                                                                                             190

Dunckern, Anton                               SS Commander of Lorraine                                                                         406

During, Ernst                                     352nd Infantry Division                                                                                384

Duvert, Walter                                  13th Panzer Division                                                                                    332

Duvert, Walther                                256th Infantry Division                                                                                 650

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