Adolf Ritter von Heinleth
(24.10.1823 - 26.02.1895)
place of birth:  München, Bayern  (Bavaria)
Königreich Bayern:  Kriegsminister, General der Infanterie


General von Heinleth served in the Royal Bavarian Army as an infantry officer from 1842 through 1890. Heinleth saw action in both the Austro-Prussian War of 1866 and as the I.Armeekorps chief of staff during the Franco-Prussian War of 1870-71. Following the war years, Heinleth also served as the Bavarian Army Chief of General Stafff from 1878-81. In 1885, General von Heinleth was appointed to replace Joseph Ritter von Maillinger as Bavaria's Minister of War, a position he held for five years.


Kriegsminister   01.05.1885  -  09.05.1890

General der Infanterie  00.00.0000
Eisernes Kreuz II  Deutsch-Französischer Krieg  1870–1871
Militär-Max-Joseph  03.11.1878  Ritter