HÖßLIN, von, Roland Richard Ernst Balthasar  
 
PERSONALIA
 
Name:  Hößlin, von, Roland Richard Ernst Balthasar
Date of birth: February 21st, 1915 (Munich/Bavaria, Germany)
Date of death:  October 13th, 1944 (Berlin-Plötzensee/Brandenburg, Germany)
Nationality:  German
BIOGRAPHY: 
Major Roland von Hößlin, Kavallerie-Regiment 17 was executed on 13th October 1944, for his involvement in the plot to asassinate Adolf Hitler on 22nd July 1944.

Roland is the brother of Hartmut von Hößlin and the son of Hubert von Hößlin.
     
RITTERKREUZ DES EISERNEN KREUZES
Rank: Hauptmann (Captain)
Unit: Führer Panzer-Aufklärungs-Abteilung 33
Awarded on: July 23rd, 1942
 
     
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Picture source:   - Detlev Hackemesser
Information source(s):   - Fellgiebel W.P., Elite of the Third Reich, The recipients of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross 1939-1945: A Reference, Helion & Company Limited, Solihull, 2003, ISBN 1-874622-46-9
- Die Träger des Ritterkreuzes des Eisernen Kreuzes 1939-1945
   
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