Home Page World War II Armed Forces — Orders of Battle and Organizations Last Updated 23.03.2005

Compiled by Leo W.G. Niehorster
Vol. 5/II
Higher Headquarters and Mechanized GHQ Units
4 July 1943

The Author
General Introduction
How to Read the Charts
Germans Units and Symbols
Organizational Symbols
Order of Battle

Army Group Headquarters
603rd Army Group Signal Battalion
Army Group Signal Regiment
Army Headquarters
I./635th Army Signal Regiment
Army Signal Regiment
550th Army Signal Regiment
Panzer Army Headquarters
Army Supply Commander
Panzer Army Signal Regiment

Infantry Corps
Mountain Corps
Panzer Corps
Commander of Corps Supply Troops
Corps Signal Battalion (motorized)

Headquarters, Motorized Higher Artillery Command (Harko)
Headquarters, Motorized Artillery Command (Arko)
Headquarters, Motorized Special Artillery Regiment
Motorized Light Artillery Observation Battalion
Self-Propelled 194mm Gun Battery
Motorized Recoilless Artillery Battalion
Motorized Light Artillery Battalion
Motorized Light Artillery Battalion (RSO)
Motorized Heavy Artillery Battalion
Motorized Heavy Gun Battalion
Motorized Heavy 210mm Gun Battalion
Motorized Heavy 210mm Howitzer Battalion
Motorized Heavy 240mm Gun Battalion
Motorized Heavy 240mm Howitzer Battalion
Motorized Super Heavy Howitzer Battalion
Motorized Heavy 420mm Howitzer Battery
Self-Propelled Heavy 600mm Howitzer Battery
Assault Gun Battalion

Motorized Army Anti-Aircraft Battalion

Commander of Rocket Troops
Motorized Rocket-Launcher Regiment

Motorized Independent Infantry Regiment
Führer Escort Battalion
Light Infantry Battalion (motorized)
Machine Gun Battalion (motorized)
Heavy Mortar Battalion (motorized)
Light Anti-Aircraft Battalion (Motorized/Self-Propelled)

Headquarters, Special Tank Brigade
Headquarters, Special Motorized Infantry Brigade
Tank Units (Captured Equipment)
Medium Tank Regiment (Panther)
Heavy Tank Battalion (Tiger)
Assault Tank Battalion
Tank Battalion (Radio Controlled)
Mechanized Anti-Tank Battalion
Self-Propelled Heavy Antitank Battalion (Hornisse)
Self-Propelled Heavy Antitank Battalion (Tiger (P))

Headquarters, Motorized Special Engineer Regiment
Motorized Combat Engineer Battalion
Motorized Headquarters Detachment for Bridge Columns
GHQ Bridge Columns - order of battle
Heavy Bridge Columns
Motorized Bridge Construction Battalion
Armored Engineer Company (Goliath)
Motorized Engineer Assault Boat Company


    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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