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  1. General Erich Georg Sebastian Anton von Falkenhayn (11 September 1861 – 8 April 1922) was the second Chief of the German General Staff of the First World War from September 1914 until 29 August 1916. He was removed on 29 August 1916 after the failure at the Battle of Verdun, the opening of the Battle of the Somme, the Brusilov Offensive and the entry of Romania into the war on the Allied side undid his strategy to end the war before 1917.

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  3. Erich von Falkenhayn - Wikipedia

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    General Erich Georg Sebastian Anton von Falkenhayn (11 September 1861 – 8 April 1922) was the second Chief of the German General Staff of the First World War from September 1914 until 29 August 1916. He was removed on 29 August 1916 after the failure at the Battle of Verdun, the opening of the Battle of the Somme, the Brusilov Offensive and the entry of Romania into the war on the Allied side undid his strategy to end the war before 1917.

  4. Erich von Falkenhayn | German general | Britannica

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    Erich von Falkenhayn, in full Erich Georg Anton Sebastian von Falkenhayn, (born November 11, 1861, near Graudenz, West Prussia—died April 8, 1922, near Potsdam, Germany), Prussian minister of war and chief of the imperial German General Staff early in World War I. Falkenhayn gained military experience as an instructor to the Chinese army and as a member of the Prussian General Staff in the international expedition of 1900 against the Boxers in China.

  5. Falkenhayn, Erich von | International Encyclopedia of the ...

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    Falkenhayn, Erich Georg Anton von. Prussian Minister of War, Chief of the German General Staff. Born 11 September 1861 in Burg Belchau, Kingdom of Prussia. Died 08 April 1922 in Potsdam, Weimar Germany. Falkenhayn was Prussian minister of War and Chief of Staff (1914-1916). He was one of the decision makers during the July crisis 1914 and responsible for the German strategy in the first half of the war.

  6. Erich von Falkenhayn - History Learning Site

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    Erich von Falkenhayn is most associated with the Battle of Verdun in 1916 – one of World War One’s bloodiest battles. Falkenhayn was criticised for his tactics at Verdun and after the war he tried to justify the tactics that he used – that led to the deaths of tens of thousands of German soldiers.

  7. Erich von Falkenhayn – Wikipedia

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    Erich Georg Sebastian Anton von Falkenhayn war ein preußischer General der Infanterie, osmanischer Marschall und im Ersten Weltkrieg preußischer Kriegsminister sowie Chef des Großen Generalstabs. Nach dem Scheitern des Schlieffen-Plans übernahm er die militärische Führung des Kaiserreichs und war von September 1914 bis August 1916 Chef der zweiten Obersten Heeresleitung. Als dieser verantwortete er die erfolgreiche Schlacht von Gorlice-Tarnow und die Schlacht von Verdun, deren ...

  8. Erich von Falkenhayn | Military Wiki | Fandom

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    Erich von Falkenhayn (11 September 1861 – 8 April 1922) was a German soldier and Chief of the General Staff during the first two years of World War I. He became a military writer after World War... He became a military writer after World War I. Born in Burg Belchau near Graudenz in the province of West Prussia, Falkenhayn became a career...

  9. What Was The Battle Of Verdun? | Imperial War Museums

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    The Battle of Verdun, 21 February-15 December 1916, became the longest battle in modern history. It was originally planned by the German Chief of General Staff, Erich von Falkenhayn to secure victory for Germany on the Western Front. The aim was to crush the French army before the Allies grew in strength through the full deployment of British forces.

  10. Erich von Falkenhayn - Wikipedia, la enciclopedia libre

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    Erich von Falkenhayn fue un general alemán. Ocupó los cargos de ministro de la Guerra de Prusia y jefe del Estado Mayor del Ejército germano durante los dos primeros años de la Primera Guerra Mundial. Dimitió de su puesto a finales del verano de 1916 tras el fracaso de la batalla de Verdún, el ataque aliado en el Somme, la ofensiva Brusílov y la entrada de Rumania en la guerra. Después dirigió importantes operaciones alemanas en Transilvania con el 9.º Ejército, a partir de julio ...

  11. German General Erich von Falkenhayn, an able Prussian officer who served as the Chief of Staff of the German Army, was the commander of the Turkish and German troops during the critical 1917-1918 ...

  12. Benita von Falkenhayn - Wikipedia

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    Benita Ursula von Falkenhayn, maiden name von Zollikofer-Altenklingen (14 August 1900 – 18 February 1935) was a German baroness who served as a spy for the Second Polish Republic. Life [ edit ] Falkenhayn was born in Berlin to the noble Zollikofer family, which for centuries had held Altenklingen Castle in the Swiss Thurgau region.