Hausen, Max Klemens Lothar Freiherr von
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Hausen, Max Klemens Lothar Freiherr von

(December 17, 1846, Dresden – March 19, 1922, Dresden), Saxon general. After cadet school, von Hausen joined the Saxon Army’s Third Jägerbataillon (Rifle Battalion) in Dresden in 1863. He took part in wars in Bohemia in 1866 and in France in 1870/1871, and was promoted captain in 1871. He was first appointed to the imperial general staff four years later. A major in 1881, in 1893 he was promoted to major general. Between 1895 and 1897 he was back on the general staff as deputy chief (Oberquartiermeister). Between 1900 and 1902, he served as comma…

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Pöhlmann, Markus, “Hausen, Max Klemens Lothar Freiherr von”, in: Brill’s Digital Library of World War I. Consulted online on 20 January 2019 <>
First published online: 2015

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