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Heinz Guderian

Heinz GuderianAKA Heinz Wilhelm Guderian

Born: 17-Jun-1888
Birthplace: Kulm, Germany
Died: 14-May-1954
Location of death: Schwangau bei Füssen, Germany
Cause of death: unspecified
Remains: Buried, Friedhof Hildesheimerstrasse, Goslar, Germany

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Military

Nationality: Germany
Executive summary: German WWII general, Panzer tactician

Military service: German Army

Father: Friedrich Guderian
Mother: Clara Kirchhoff
Wife: Margarete Goerne (m. Oct-1913, 2 sons)
Son: Heinz Günther Guderian (b. 23-Aug-1914)

    Relieved of Command 26-Dec-1941
    Relieved of Command 28-Mar-1945
    Surrendered to Enemy 10-May-1945
    Taken Prisoner of War 10-May-1945

Author of books:
Achtung - Panzer!: The Development of Armored Forces, Their Tactics and Operational Potential (1937)

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