Louis Wilhelm Franz von Mutius
(20.03.1796 - 06.08.1866)
place of birth:  Oels, Schlesien  (Oleśnica, Poland)

Königreich Preußen:  KG,  General der Cavallerie


Imperial Prussian General Louis von Mutius
was a corps-level commander during the Austro-Prussian War of 1866. He joined the 1st Kürassier-Regiment in 1813 and took part in the War of the Sixth Coalition of 1813–1814.  In 1862, he replaced General von Lindheim as commander of the VI. Army Corps at its headquarters in Breslau. His leadership during the Battle of Königgrätz earned him the Pour le Merite in July 1866. General von Mutius died of cholera in August of 1866 at Austerlitz.


General der Cavallerie  25.06.1864

Pour le Mérite  28.07.1866