5./Pz.Gren.Rgt.79Holders of the Commendation Certificate of the Commander-in-Chief of the Army for Shooting Down Aircraft(3)- Kremer, [first name not listed], 29.11.1941 (35), Oberfeldwebel, Stab/Pz.Aufkl.Abt. It was reorganized as the 116th Panzer Division (with the number changed since the 16th Panzer Division was already taken by its sibling), absorbing the 179th Reserve Panzer Division in the process in 1944. A Kampfgruppe ("combat group") from the division fought at the Anzio beachhead, while the rest of the division took part in the occupation of Hungary. The 16th Infantry division fought in Poland and France, distinguishing itself in the breakthrough fight at Sedan. 16th Panzer Division Russia 1942. The 16th Infantry division fought in Poland and France, distinguishing itself in the breakthrough fight at Sedan. Eine deutsche Panzer-Division des Zweiten Weltkriegs bestand aus zunächst zwei, später einem Panzer-Regiment, einem, später zwei motorisierten oder teilmechanisierten Schützen-Regimentern, die ab 1943 beide als Panzergrenadiere bezeichnet wurden, sowie einem Artillerieregiment mit zumeist gezogenen, später zum Teil auch gepanzerten Geschützen auf Selbstfahrlafetten. On 16th August, the 9. The 16th division was encircled and ultimately destroyed at Stalingrad during the winter of 1942-1943. Signpost was found in the Stalingrad steppe, northwest of Orlovka, approximately 5 kilometers. The division was then split, resulting in two independent units: The 16th Panzer Division and the 16th Motorized Infantry Division. [5] It took part in the German retreat and defensive operations in Italy until November 1943 when it was sent back to the Eastern Front. The 16th Panzer Division (German: 16. 135 65. It eventually surrendered to Soviet and US American forces in Czechoslovakia in May 1945. SIgnals Battalion- Panzer Telephone Company- Panzer Radio Company- Light Signals Supply Column (mot)16. 16th Panzer Division Formed in august 1940. main units: Panzergrenadierregiments 64 and 79 Panzerregiment 2 Panzerartilleryregiment 16 Panzeraufklarungsabteilung 16 Theatre of Operations: Southern russia 1941 December 1942 (decimated at Stalingrad) Reformed in 1943 in France Italy 1943 Russia-Kiev 1943-45 . G (Sd.Kfz. The 16th Panzer Division is advancing to Spartakovka, the northern part of the industrial area of Stalingrad. After the French campaign, two new formations were formed from it - the 16th motorized infantry and the 16th Panzer divisions. G , 16th Pz Division, Italy. Panzer-Division und der 16. But the defenders are holding their positions. Panzer-Division) was a formation of the German Army in World War II. Generalleutnant Hans-Valentin Hube (01 Nov 1940 - 15 Sep 1942) Generalmajor Günther Angern (15 Sep 1942 - 30 Sep 1942) m.d.F.b. Panzer IV Ausf. The 16th Motorized was the one that eventually became the 116th Pz. 15th Panzer Division – previously 33rd Infantry Division; later 15th Panzergrenadier Division. The latter, from 1944 onward, combined with other non 16th elements, was known as the 116th Panzer Division. G , 16th Pz Division, Italy Panzer IV Ausf. Panzer was regrouping South of Paris in a much better shape than most other Panzerdivisionen back from Normandy, having only lost about 3.500 men. Generalmajor Hans-Ulrich Back (31 Jan 1944 - 11 Aug 1944) Generalmajor Dietrich von Müller (12 Aug 1944 - 31 Nov 1944) Oberst Theodor Kretschmer (01 Dec 1944 - 31 Jan 1945) m.d.F.b. After the French campaign, two new formations were formed from it - the 16th motorized infantry and the 16th Panzer divisions. The division was then split, also in 1940, resulting in two independent lineages: The 16th Panzer Division and the 16th Motorized Infantry Division. Tagebuch im Kriege (16. It was transferred to Romania in December where it was used as a training unit under the name Lehrstab R II and was a reserve unit during the Balkans campaign. The 16th Motorized was the one that eventually became the 116th Pz. I have some questions about these vehicles that I'm hoping members more knowledgable about Panzer IV's can help me with. In Page 1 of 1. The 116th Division was constituted in the Rhineland and Westphalia areas of western Germany in March 1944 from the remnants of the 16th Panzergrenadier Division, and the 179th Reserve Panzer Division. A Separate Fire Support Enhancement. Italian Campaign, March 1944: under a pouring rain a column of 7,5 cm Sturmgeschütz 40 Ausf. Generalmajor Rudolf Sieckenius (01 Jun 1943 - 01 Nov 1943) Oberst Hans-Ulrich Back (01 Nov 1943 - 30 Jan 1944) m.d.F.b. [2][6], The division originally consisted of the 2nd Tank regiment (Panzer-Regiment 2) and the Rifle regiments (Schützen Regiment) 64 and 79 as well as divisional units like pioneers, Panzerjäger, an Artillery regiment and divisional support troops, all with the number 16 as their prefix. 2/16Holders of the German Cross in Gold (158)Holders of the German Cross in Silver (4)- Paal, Dr. Erwin, 21.04.1944, Stabsarzt d.R., San.Kp. Latest project is some 1/72 tanks for 16th Panzer in Summer 1942. It later participated in Operation Barbarossa with Army Group South also in 1941. 22 41. Artillery Regiment- Support Detachment (mot)- 3 x Battalion (mot)16. Panzer-Division served as a reserve in Romania during the Balkans campaign in 1941. 1 zu OKH/Gen.St.d.H./Org. Supporting the flank of the German attack on the city the division suffered heavy losses and, reduced to a strength of 4,000 men by mid-November, was scheduled for replacement. [9], The original copies of the war diaries of the division from mid-1943 onward were destroyed during a fire in Potsdam in April 1945 while earlier editions had been moved to Liegnitz, now Legnica in Poland. The 16th Motorized Infantry Division, nicknamed Windhund ("Greyhound"), participated in the Balkans campaign in 1941 along with the 16th Panzer Division. 142/1) and Panther tank of the 26th Panzer Division (Panther I./Pz-Reg 4) briefly parked on the borders of… Bundesarchiv Bild 101I-305-0652-13, Italien, Panzer IV.jpg 800 × 569; 57 KB Also 176 Panzern. Panzer Division und verlegte seine Heimatbasis von Münster nach Wuppertal und kam unter das Kommando von Hans-Valentin Hube. 16th Panzer Division Stock Photos and Images (11) Narrow your search: Black & white. Basic Task Organizing. The division was formed in Autumn 1940 from the 16th Infantry Division which had previously taken part in the German invasion of France in 1940. It briefly returned to Germany before being sent to Poland for the preparation of the invasion of the Soviet Union. 6. The 16th Infantry division fought in Poland and France, distinguishing itself in the breakthrough fight at Sedan. After the Soviet offensive in November 1942 the division was trapped in Stalingrad, where it surrendered in February 1943. … It was formed in November 1940 from the 16th Infantry Division. 16th panzer should only get 2 cards of KT (H) i feel its too much , i know they lack AT , but 2 cards of Tiger Ausf E. is enough. Panzer-Division in March 1944. Infanterie-Division. By late November the 16th Panzer Division had run out of supplies and could only retreat after having been resupplied during a Soviet counter offensive. The Ausf.D is easily identified by the letterbox hatch opening for the glacis machine gun, pistol ports on the turret sides and a drum cupola. Panzerjäger Battalion- Signals Platoon (mot)- 3 x Panzerjäger Company (mot)- Company / 66. Post 8:40 PM - Jul 19 #1 2020-07-19T20:40. Post 12:34 PM - Feb 17 #1 2020-02-17T12:34. 16- Theyssen, [first name not listed], 29.11.1941 (36), Obergefreiter, San.Kp. It's a wargame unit, and I could just go for the generic approach, but I prefer to root my toys in a real unit if I can. With aerial support of the luftwaffe the 16th Panzer Division is trying to break through the the Russian defensline. The 16th Motorized was the one that eventually became the 116th Pz. The 16th Infantry Division of the German Army was created in 1934 as Kommandant von Münster.In October 1935 the division was renamed 16.Infanterie-Division.On 26 August 1939 the division was mobilized for the invasion of Poland (1939). 16th PANZER DIVISION. Panther Ausf.D's of the 26th Panzer Division advancing towards the front between Anzio-Nettu photo was taken February 16th 1944. General Von Buttlar’s element surrendered a few days later to the U.S. 26th Infantry Division, and his soldiers proceeded to join the rest of the division around the town of Koetzting. We're also a bunch of nerds, so we have an Active DnD Branch. Reconnaissance Battalion- Signals Platoon (mot)- Armored Car Company- Motorcycle Company- Heavy Reconnaissance Company (mot)16. Pz.Div. Generalleutnant Hans-Valentin Hube (01 Nov 1940 - 15 Sep 1942) Generalmajor Günther Angern (15 Sep 1942 - 30 Sep 1942) m.d.F.b. Panzer Regiment- Panzer Signals Platoon- Light Panzer Platoon- Regimental Band- 2 x Battalion16. Panzer IV Ausf H II Bat 2nd Pz Rgt 16th Panzer Division Poland 1944 Lackierschablone in 1/16, inkl bebilderte Anleitung 2/16Holders of the Honor Roll Clasp of the Heer (25)Holders of the Knight's Cross (35, including one unofficial/unconfirmed)Unit-Level Commendation Certificate of the Commander-in-Chief of the Army for Shooting Down Aircraft (3)- 3./Schützen-Regiment 64-- Date/Place of Downing: 06.10.1941 bei Andrejewka-- Award Date: 29.11.1941 (34)- 2./Kradschützen-Bataillon 16-- Date/Place of Downing: 18.05.1942 bei Isjum-- Award Date: 28.11.1942 (258)- 3./Panzer-Artillerie-Regiment 16-- Date/Place of Downing: 15.07.1944 bei Podbericie-- Award Date: 00.00.0000 (o.Nr. Panther Ausf.D's of the 26th Panzer Division advancing towards the front between Anzio-Nettu photo was taken February 16th 1944. ), HQ- Divisional Staff- Mapping Detachment (mot)2. Media in category "16th Panzer Division (Germany)" The following 5 files are in this category, out of 5 total. The main body of the division was destroyed at Stalingrad during the battle and when the Axis forces surrendered on 2 February 1943, with the commander of the division, Günther von Angern, committing suicide to avoid Soviet captivity. Generalmajor Hans-Ulrich Back (31 Jan 1944 - 11 Aug 1944… The division was then split, also in 1940, resulting in two independent lineages: The 16th Panzer Division and the 16th Motorized Infantry Division. The 16. Media in category "16th Panzer Division (Germany)" The following 5 files are in this category, out of 5 total. G , 16th Pz Division, Italy. The division fought in the southern sector of the Eastern Front, taking part in the Battle of Kiev and in the German drive to the Sea of Azov. AFTER NORMANDY. [2][4], The 16th Panzer Division was used in a number of locations in the southern sector after this in an attempt to stabilize the German front lines, frequently being moved between points of crisis. The 16th Panzer Division led the way with XIV Panzer Corps other formations, 3rd and 60th Motorized Divisions, trailing behind. Winfried Nachtwei, a former member of the German Parliament for the Green party from Münster, carried out some research into the division and its part and responsibility in the Battle of Stalingrad that saw more than 700,000 casualties, the majority Soviet soldiers and civilians. Most of the division was trapped in what became the Stalingrad pocket while a smaller number of units were pushed west. The 16th Infantry division fought in Poland and France, distinguishing itself in the breakthrough fight at Sedan. [2][3], The Division was part of the offensive towards Stalingrad and reached the Volga river north of the city on 23 August 1942. #2. It later participated in Operation Barbarossa with Army Group South also in 1941. Corgi Showcase Collection, Fighting Machines 1:72, PZKW IV 16th Panzer Division - OVP Sehr guter Zustand, komplett, siehe auch Abbildung. The 14th Panzer Division (German: 14. Panzer-Division) was an armoured division in the German Army during World War II.It was created in 1940 by the conversion of the 4th Infantry Division.. Oberst Kurt Treuhaupt (19 Apr 1945 - 08 May 1945) m.d.F.b. We're a group of reenactors who have experience in this sort of community, but we would like to stress that we're not only a new community, but also a new, and hopefully better way, of running things. Despite the 16th Panzer Division performing adequately under his command, Rudolf Sieckenius was made a scapegoat for the German defeat at Salerno and removed from his position. Abt. The division was then split, also in 1940, resulting in two independent lineages: The 16th Panzer Division and the 16th Motorized Infantry Division. 25 A new 16th Panzer Division was formed in 1943 and sent to Italy where it was part of the unsuccessful German defense against the Allied invasion of Italy. The new tank division was sent to Romania and Bulgaria in early 1941 but kept in reserve and did not take part in the German i… Oberst Rudolf Sieckenius (05 May 1943 - 31 May 1943) m.d.F.b. Road signpost pointed to the headquarters of 2 Panzer Regiment (be a part of 16th Panzer Division (Wehrmacht)). The 60th Motorised Infantry Division, the 389th Infantry Division, the 384th Infantry Division and the 100th Light Infantry Division fanned out toward the west and formed the pocket front against Timoshenko’s armies as they flooded back east. Commanders General der Panzertruppen Gerhard Graf von Schwerin (13 Nov 1942 - 20 May 1943) Paul Hunt. Panzerjäger Battalion- Battalion Staff- Battalion Staff Company- 2 x Sturmgeschütz Company- Panzerjäger Company (mot)16. [1][2], The new tank division was sent to Romania and Bulgaria in early 1941 but kept in reserve and did not take part in the German invasion of Yugoslavia and Greece. The 16th Motorized was the one that eventually became the 116th Pz. Edited once, last by Tobias Giebel (Sep 16th 2008). Sent back to the Eastern Front in November 1943 the division once more saw action in the southern sector, taking part in the relief operation of the Korsun-Cherkassy Pocket and being part of the Kamenets-Podolsky pocket. It then participated in Operation Barbarossa with Army Group South, also in 1941. It was formed in November 1940 from the 16th Infantry Division. It took part in Operation Barbarossa with Army Group South later in the year. By August 9th, the division had only 15 operational Panzer IV left and was being pushed back east. 135 65. Infanterie-Division (mot) in November 1942. Weltkrieg. It took part in Operation Barbarossa, the invasion of the Soviet Union in June 1941, operating in the southern sector of the Eastern Front. 18th Panzer Division – later 18th Artillery Division. During its withdrawal from the front line the division was caught up in the Soviet counter offensive, Operation Uranus, which started on 19 November. In 1942 the Rifle regiments were renamed to Panzergrenadier-Regiments 64 and 79, while most of the other units remained in their previous state. Speculations place two T-35s and the two BT-7s on the right hand support road. The 16th Infantry Division of the German Army was created in 1934 as Kommandant von Münster.In October 1935 the division was renamed 16.Infanterie-Division.On 26 August 1939 the division was mobilized for the invasion of Poland (1939). Replacing the 31 self-propelled 7,5 cm Pak 40 of the Panzerjäger-Abteilung (tank destro… I think that only a division with about 3 stacks of andryushas/IS-2.44 can counter this effectively without the loss of the fun element. It's a wargame unit, and I could just go for the generic approach, but I prefer to root my toys in a real unit if I can. The 16th Panzer Division was encircled and ultimately destroyed at Stalingradduring … Nr. 79Holders of the Commendation Certificate of the Commander-in-Chief of the Army  (1)- Spanner, Max, 15.06.1944 (3393), Oberfeldwebel, Kp.Fhr. On June 27, 1944, the 16th SS-Panzer Grenadiers command post in San Vincenzo, Italy was overrun by the U.S. 1st Battalion, 133rd Infantry, 34th Infantry Division (Red Bulls). 1/16- Persy, Walter, 18.04.1944, Major, Pz.Nachr.Abt. The 16th Panzer Division (German language: 16. KostaHeristanidis. G (Sd.Kfz. Create your own unique website with customizable templates. The 16th Panzer Division was first wheeled west and then moved north towards Andreyevka on the Donets. It ended the war in Czechoslovakia where some parts of the division surrendered to the Red Army and other parts to the US Army. Commanders General der Panzertruppen Gerhard Graf von Schwerin (13 Nov 1942 - 20 May 1943) [7], In January 1945 the division was entrapped once more with the start of the Soviet Vistula–Oder Offensive but managed to reach German lines. The division participated in the fighting of the Second Battle of Kharkov and, following this, the German summer offensive, Case Blue. The 16th Panzer Grenadier Division was renamed the 116th Panzer Division in 1944. Panzer-Division 1938-1945Wolfgang Werthen - Geschichte der 16.Pz.Division, Holders of the Honor Roll Clasp of the Heer. It participated in the Battle of France in 1940. After limited resupplies the division took part in the German retreat to Poland and also participated in further anti-partisan operations in the area around Daleszyce. After the French campaign, two new formations were formed from it - the 16th motorized infantry and the 16th Panzer divisions. Motorcycle Battalion- 3 x Motorcycle Company- Heavy Machine Gun Company (mot)- Reconnaissance Company (mot)16. [2][4][5], Reformed in Brittany in March 1943 from new recruits and units who had not been trapped at Stalingrad the division was sent to Italy in June 1943. On 20 August 1944, the following order was issued by Heinz Guderian regarding the organization of Panzer-Grenadier-Divisionen(armored infantry divisions), to be implemented on 1 October 1944: The two most important differences between the Panzer-Grenadier-Division 1944 and earlier Panzer-Grenadier-Division 1943were: 1. These fell into American hands in 1945, having been evacuated to Thuringia, were taken to the US for research and gradually returned to West Germany from 1962 onward. Nov 20, 2017 - Formed in November 1943 when Volksdeutsche recruits were added to the Sturmbrigade Reichsführer SS, which was used as the cadre in the formation of the new division. The latter, from 1944 onward, combined with other non 16th elements, was known as the 116th Panzer Division. Oberst Rudolf Sieckenius (05 May 1943 - 31 May 1943) m.d.F.b. A small number of Stalingrad survivors held annual reunions in the city up until the 1990s. 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[2][6] Daleszyce was a center of Polish resistance to the German occupation, mostly carried out by the Home Army, and severely destroyed through shelling by Wehrmacht units in 1944 and eventually burned down. 135 65. Schützen Brigade- 2 x Regiment16. Paul Hunt. It suffered heavy losses during the fighting at Kiev and was transferred to Poland for refitting in the summer of 1944 and was sent back to the front in January 1945. Panzer Regiment- Regimental Staff- Regimental Staff Company- 2 x Battalion- Panzer Maintenance Company64. I/4430/43 g. Kdos. These attacks were repulsed. Panzergrenadier-Division was formed from 16. 14th Panzer Division – previously 4th Infantry Division. It participated in the Battle of France in 1940. The division, based in the Wehrkreis VI in the Westphalia region of Germany, received the 2nd Tank Regiment from the 2nd Panzer Division and moved its home base from Münster to Wuppertal and came under the command of Hans-Valentin Hube. The entire wiki with photo and video galleries for each article Paul Hunt. The 16. A kampfgruppe of 16th Panzer Division, led by Count Strachwitz, reached the outskirts of Stalingrad on 23 August 1942, brushing aside the sole Soviet defences, anti-aircraft guns manned by female factory workers (possibly the 1077th Anti-Aircraft Regiment). Automatisch setzte ein beschuss aus maschinengewehren und panzerkannonen ein. KostaHeristanidis. It advanced on the Caucasus with elements coming to within 20 miles of Astrakhan in 1942 — the most easterly point reached by any German unit during the war. It fought the western Allies at Salerno and Naples before being transferred to the central sector of the Eastern front. His research also established that, of the unknown number of soldiers of the division that surrendered at Stalingrad only 128 returned after the war. The 16th Infantry Division of the German Army was created in 1934 as Kommandant von Münster.In October 1935 the division was renamed 16.Infanterie-Division.On 26 August 1939 the division was mobilized for the invasion of Poland (1939). 16th Panzer Division – previously 16th Infantry Division, 17th Panzer Division – previously 27th Infantry Division. The logo on the Road signpost is the logo of 16th Panzer Division. Daily Scenarios Based on each Distinct Division. German helmet M40 was found in Stalingrad in the place of Orlovka in the combat positions of the grenadiers of the16th Panzer Division. Laut der Gliederung "Panzer-Division 43" (Anl. Generalleutnant Dietrich von Müller (02 Feb 1945 - 31 Mar 1945) Oberst Dr. Albrecht Aschoff (01 Apr 1945 - 18 Apr 1945) m.d.st.F.b. Panzer-Division, die im Zweiten Weltkrieg auf entscheidenden europäischen Kriegsschauplätzen eingesetzt war. With the German surrender the division attempted to reach US American lines, with some parts succeeding in doing so but mostly being handed back to the Soviet forces. At the same time, the memory of the 90th’s taking General von Wietersheim’s surrender was rapidly fading. 135 65. The panzer divisions ready to invade the Soviet Union late in June 1941 were at that time the most powerful combined arms organizations in the world. 1:  Die Dienststellen, Kommandobehörden u. Truppenteile des Heeres, Oct.35-May.45Gordon Williamson - World War II German Battle Insignia, Udo von Alvensleben - Lauter Abschiede. The T-35A 148-39 was likely first in the column of tanks on the right-ha… In July, the division became part of XIV Corps in 1st Panzer Army in Army Group South and operated in the areas of Uman and Nikolayev. It fought in defensive positions during the winter of 1941–42 and took part in anti-partisan operations in the Stalino region. Excellent Solitaire Play. Panzer Artillery Regiment- Staff & Staff Battery- 2 x Battalion (mot)- Battalion (self-propelled)16. It took part in Operation Barbarossa, the invasion of the Soviet Union in June 1941, operating in the southern sector of the Eastern Front. Post 8:40 PM - Jul 19 #1 2020-07-19T20:40. Panzer IV Ausf H II Bat 2nd Pz Rgt 16th Panzer Division Poland 1944 Paint mask in 1/16, inluded notice how to make Wir verwenden Cookies, um Ihnen den bestmöglichen Service bieten zu können. Deutsch: Truppenkennzeichen 12. ), Frankfurt 1971Günter Schmitz - Die 16. Panzergrenadier Regiment- Regimental Staff- 2 x Battalion- Pioneer Company (mot)- Infantry Support Gun Company (self-propelled)16. In this video you can find a battlegroup preview of the 16th Panzer covering my thoughts and opinions whilst also putting together a rough deck! Welcome to the 16th Panzer Division. 142/1) and Panther tank of the 26th Panzer Division (Panther I./Pz-Reg 4) briefly parked on the borders of… On 30 June, this group advanced south west down the Verba road in the right hand lane, with the drainage ditch between the roads on the left of the vehicles. KostaHeristanidis. Generalmajor Günther Angern (01 Oct 1942 - 02 Feb 1943) Oberstleutnant Burkhart Müller-Hillebrand (02 Feb 1943 - 04 May 1943) m.d.F.b. It was part of the German defences during the Allied invasion of Italy where it initially inflicted heavy casualties on the landing forces but also lost more than half of its tanks in the process, coming under fire from naval guns supporting the landing. Gruß Tobias "Die Furcht trennt die, die folgen, von denen, welche selber führen." Bundesarchiv Bild 101I-305-0652-13, Italien, Panzer IV.jpg 800 × 569; 57 KB Panzer Reconnaissance Battalion- Battalion Staff- Battalion Staff Company- Luchs Reconnaissance Company- 3 x Reconnaissance Company (half-track)- Reconnaissance Supply Company (mot)16. 22 41. Later it participated in the Battle of France (1940). 22 41. [8], After the war a memorial was erected in Münster, the original garrison headquarters of the division, for the soldiers of the 16th Panzer Division. Panzer Pioneer Battalion- Battalion Staff- 2 x Pioneer Company (mot)- Pioneer Company (half-track)Support & Supply Units, Curt von Burgsdorff (SA-Gruppenführer, governor of Kraków/Cracow)Hans-Valentin Hube (Holder of the Knight's Cross with Oak Leaves, Swords and Diamonds)Hyazinth Graf Strachwitz von Gross-Zauche und Camminetz ("Der Panzergraf" ("The Armour Count"), Holder of the Knight's Cross with Oak Leaves, Swords and Diamonds), Personnel of this unit wore a semi-official badge on the left side of the field and service cap which took the form of a black metal shield with raised silver border upon which was centered the divisional emblem, a silver “crossed Y” rune with a horizontal bar across the vertical.Panzer IV in Italy(Courtesy of Bundesarchiv/Wikimedia, licensed under Creative Commons Attribution ShareAlike 3.0 Germany) Crews of Panzer IV resting while on march in Italy 1943(Courtesy of Bundesarchiv/Wikimedia, licensed under Creative Commons Attribution ShareAlike 3.0 Germany), Microfilm Publication A-3356, German Officer Personnel files, NARARKT & DKiGT karteikarten, BA/MADermot Bradley, Karl-Friedrich Hildebrand, Markus Rövekamp - Die Generale des Heeres 1921-1945François de Lannoy & Josef Charita - Panzertruppen: German armored troops 1935-1945William Fowler - The Secret war in Italy: Special forces, partisans and covert operations 1943-45Wolf Keilig - Die Generale des HeeresAndris Kursietis - Die Wehrmacht at War 1939-1945Kurt Mehner - Die Deutsche Wehrmacht 1939-1945: Führung und TruppeSamuel W. Mitcham Jr - The Panzer Legions: A guide to the German Army Tank Divisions of WWII and Their CommandersPeter Schmitz, Klaus-Jürgen Thies, Günter Wegmann & Christian Zweng - Die deutschen Divisionen 1939-1945 (4 Vol)Georg Tessin - Verbände und Truppen der deutschen Wehrmacht 1933-1945Günther Wegmann - Die Ritterkreuzträger der Deutschen Wehrmacht, Teil VIII a: Panzertruppe, Band 1Günter Wegmann & Christian Zweng - Formationsgeschichte u. Stellenbesetzung der deutschen Streitkräfte, 1815-1990, Teile IV, Abt. Die neue Panzerdivision wurde Anfang 1941 nach Rumänien und Bulgarien geschickt, aber in Reserve gehalten und nahm nicht an der deutschen Invasion in Jugoslawien und Griechenland teil . Upon hearing that Kalach had fallen, 16th Panzer fell back across the … v. 24.9.43) hatte das Panzer-Regiment zwei Abteilungen zu je vier Kompanien mit je 22 Panzerkampfwagen. The 16. The 16th Panzer Division served as a reserve in Romania during the Balkans campaign in 1941. Despite the 16th Panzer Division performing adequately under his command, Rudolf Sieckenius was made a scapegoat for the German defeat at Salerno and removed from his position. KostaHeristanidis. Pioneer Battalion (mot)- 3 x Pioneer Company (mot)- Brüko T (mot)- Light Pioneer Supply Column (mot)Support & Supply Troops, HQ- Divisional Staff- Mapping Detachment (mot)- Military Police Detachment (mot)- Escort Company2. Panzer-Grenadier-Division, 2. For instance the 11th Panzer Division while fighting with Army Group South had started Barbarossa with some 157 panzers, ... which included a powerful armored complement in the form of the 9th, 11th, 13th, 14th, and 16th Panzer Divisions as well as two battalions of assault guns. 16th SS Panzergrenadier Division Reichsführer-SS was formed Nov 1943 when Sturmbrigade Reichsführer-SS was upgraded to a division when volksdeutsche were added to the units.. A kampfgruppe from the division fought the allied landings at Anzio while the rest took part in the occupation of Hungary . Panzergrenadier-Division was formed from 16. The division, based in the Wehrkreis VI in the Westphalia region of Germany, received the 2nd Tank Regiment from the 2nd Panzer Division and moved its home base from Münster to Wuppertal and came under the command of Hans-Valentin Hube. In this video you can find a battlegroup preview of the 16th Panzer covering my thoughts and opinions whilst also putting together a rough deck! Generalmajor Rudolf Sieckenius (01 Jun 1943 - 01 Nov 1943) Oberst Hans-Ulrich Back (01 Nov 1943 - 30 Jan 1944) m.d.F.b. I have some questions about these vehicles that I'm hoping members more knowledgable about Panzer IV's can help me with. Und verlegte seine Heimatbasis von Münster nach Wuppertal und kam unter das Kommando Hans-Valentin! Was formed in November 1940 from the 16th Division was renamed the 116th Panzer Russia. 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