The XIV Armeekorps (mot.) was formed in Magdeburg on 1 April 1938. It served in Poland, Belgium, France, Balkans and on the southern sector of the Eastern front.
It was redesignated XIV Panzerkorps 21 June 1942.

Commanders

General der Infanterie Gustav von Wietersheim (01 Apr 1938 - 20 June 1942)

Area of operations

Poland (Sep 1939 - May 1940)
France (May 1940 - Apr 1941)
Balkans (Apr 1941 - June 1941)
Eastern front, southern sector (June 1941 - June 1942)

Director Leni Riefenstahl visiting XIV Armeekorps in Poland 1939
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Sources used

Microfilm Publication A-3356, German Officer Personnel files, NARA
Dermot Bradley, Karl-Friedrich Hildebrand, Markus Rövekamp - Die Generale des Heeres 1921-1945
François de Lannoy & Josef Charita - Panzertruppen: German armored troops 1935-1945
Wolf Keilig - Die Generale des Heeres
Andris Kursietis - Die Wehrmacht at War 1939-1945
French MacLean - The Unknown Generals, German Corps Commanders of WWII
Kurt Mehner - Die Deutsche Wehrmacht 1939-1945: Führung und Truppe
Friedrich Wilhelm Von Mellenthin - German Generals of WWII
Georg Tessin - Verbände und Truppen der deutschen Wehrmacht 1933-1945
Günter Wegmann & Christian Zweng - Formationsgeschichte u. Stellenbesetzung der deutschen Streitkräfte, 1815 - 1990, Teile IV, Abt. 1:  Die Dienststellen, Kommandobehörden u. Truppenteile des Heeres, Oct.35 - May.45

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