233 Panzer Division – Denmark 1945

I am not really familiar with this division but found some interesting documents showing their status late in the war.  This includes an organization diagram, map of unit locations, vehicle counts and other documents.   *The documents in the PDF vary in dimensions in order to maintain the highest possible resolution. … Read more…

Gebirgs Division 44 – Organization Chart and KStN List

The Gebirgs division was the German mountain division. You will notice that the basic structure of the division is similar to the 1944 Infantry Division. However some specific units are quite different. First you will notice they have an actual reconnaissance battalion and partly motorized at that. The artillery regiment … Read more…

Sturmpanzer Abteilung 216, road march to Pisa

On April 4, 1944 Sturmpanzer Abteilung 216 received orders transferring them to Army Group Reserves and ordering them to the area of Pisa-Lucca. At this time the battalion was subordinated to Panzer Regiment 69 under the 76.Pz.K/14th Army.  The regiment had an Eingreif Gruppe East and Eingreif Gruppe West and … Read more…