The LI Armeekorps was formed in November 1940 and was destroyed at Stalingrad in January 1943.


General der Infanterie Hans-Wolfgang Reinhard (25 Nov 1940 - 8 May 1942)
General der Artillerie Walter von Seydlitz-Kurzbach (8 May 1942 - 31 Jan 1943)

Area of operations

Germany (Nov 1940 - June 1941)
Eastern front (June 1941 - Oct 1942)
Stalingrad (Oct 1942 - Jan 1943)

Notable members

Walther von Seydlitz-Kurzbach (prominent member of the Soviet-controlled Nationalkomitee Freies Deutschland, NKFD, after his capture at Stalingrad)

Walther von Seydlitz-Kurzbach as leader of the Soviet-controlled Bund Deutscher Offiziere (BDO) and Erich Weinert, leader of the Nationalkomitee Freies Deutschland (NKFD) in 1943
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Sources used

Georg Tessin - Verbände und Truppen der deutschen Wehrmacht 1933-1945

Reference material on this unit

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