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Compiled by Leo W.G. Niehorster
Vol. 4/II
Mechanized GHQ Units and Waffen-SS Formations
28 June 1942

General Introduction
How to Read the Charts
German Units and Symbols
Organizational Symbols
Terms and Abbreviations
Order of Battle of the German Army on 28 June 1942

Sonderverband 288 (mot)

Higher Artillery Command (mot)
Arillery Command (mot)
Headquarters, Artillery Regiment (mot)
Artillery Observation Battalion (mot)
Recoilles Gun Battalion (mot)
Mixed Arillery Battalion (mot)
Heavy Howitzer Battalion (mot)
10cm Gun Battalion (mot)
15cm Gun Battalion (mot)
Heavy Gun Battalion (mot)
21cm Heavy Howitzer Battalion (mot)
21cm Howitzer Battalion (mot)(reduced mobility)
21cm Gun Battalion (mot)
24cm (t.) Gun Battalion (mot)
24cm Heavy Howitzet Battalion (mot)
Super Heavy Howitzer Battalion (mot)
42cm Super Heavy Howitzer Battery (mot)
60cm Super Heavy Howitzer Battery (mot)
Armored Gun Platoon (self-propelled)
Assault Gun Battalion

Army Antiaircraft Battalion (mot)

Rocket Launcher Battalion (mot)
Rocket Launcher Regiment (mot)
Rocket Launcher Regiment (mot)

100. Army Tank Brigade
Army Tank Battalion (Captured Equipment)
Army Tank Regiment
40th Tank Battalion for Special Use
300th Remote Controlled Tank Battalion
Heavy Antitank Company (self-propelled)
Antitank Battalion (mot)

Light Antiaircraft Units (motorized and self-propelled)
Machine Gun Battalion (mot)
Führer-Begleit Battalion (mot)
Motorcycle Demonstration Battalion

Headquarters, Engineer Regiment (mot)
Engineer Battalion (mot)
Heavy Bridge Columns (mot)
Headquarters Detachment for Bridge Columns (mot)
Bridge Columns – Order of Battle
Bridge Construction Battalion (mot)
Engineer Assault Boat Company (mot)
Engineer Landing Boat Company (teil-mot)

Leibstandarte-SS Adolf Hitler Division
SS-Das Reich Division
SS-Totenkopf Division
SS-Wiking Division
1. SS-Brigade (mot)
2. SS-Brigade (mot)
Headquarters SS-Division & Headquarters, SS-Brigade
SS Infantry Regiment (mot)
LSSAH Infantry Regiment (mot)
SS Infantry Regiment (mot) “Langemark”
SS Infantry Regiment (mot) “Westland”
SS-Freiwilligen-Legion (mot)
SS Artillry Regiment (mot)
SS Reconnaissance Battalion (mot)
LSSAH Reconnaissance Battalion (mot)
SS-Begleit-Bataillon Reichsführer-SS (mot)
SS Tank Battalion
SS Assault Gun Battalion
SS Antitank Battalion (mot)
SS Engineer Battalion (mot)
LSSAH Engineer Battalion(mot)
SS Antiaircraft Battalion (mot)
SS Divisional Signal Battalion (mot)
LSSAH Divisional Signal Battalion (mot)
SS Support Services (mot)


    Introduction to German soft-skinned motor vehicles
    German numbered motorized soft-skinned vehicles
    German special military vehicles
    German military trailers and special military trailers
    German horse-drawn vehicles: wagons – carts — sleds
    German Army ranks and Stellengruppen (billet groups)
    German military personnel job descriptions
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