Hans Albrecht, Hereditary Prince of Schleswig-Holstein
|Hereditary Prince of Schleswig-Holstein|
12 May 1917|
Schloss Louisenlund, Schleswig, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany
10 August 1944 27) (aged|
|Father||Wilhelm Friedrich, Duke of Schleswig-Holstein|
|Mother||Princess Marie Melita of Hohenlohe-Langenburg|
Hans Albrecht, Hereditary Prince of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg, since 1931 of Schleswig-Holstein (12 May 1917, Schloss Louisenlund, Schleswig, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany – 10 August 1944, Zedlinsk, Poland) was the Hereditary Prince of Schleswig-Holstein and the heir apparent to the Head of the House of Oldenburg. Hans Albrecht was the eldest son of Wilhelm Friedrich, Duke of Schleswig-Holstein and his wife Princess Marie Melita of Hohenlohe-Langenburg. The Hereditary Prince fought in the Second World War between 1939 and 1944 when he died from wounds received in action near Zedlinsk, Poland.
Titles and styles
- 12 May 1917 – 21 January 1934: His Highness Prince Hans Albrecht of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg
- 21 January 1934 – 10 August 1944: His Highness The Hereditary Prince of Schleswig-Holstein
- Darryl Lundy (7 September 2005). "Hans Albrecht Prinz zu Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg". thePeerage.com. Retrieved 2008-09-07.
- Paul Theroff. "SCHLESWIG-HOLSTEIN". Paul Theroff's Royal Genealogy Site. Retrieved 2008-09-07.