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Führer Begleit Brigade Gliederung

Gliederung for the Führer Begleit Brigade dated November 28th, 1944.

Sturmgeschütz Escort Batteries

The Sturmgeschütz Escort Batteries, or Sturmgeschütz Begleit Batterien, were first introduced in early 1944 as a way of providing organic infantry support to the Sturmgeschütz Battalions.

Organization of Panzer Division Recce Battalions - May 1943

Great document that shows the organization of the reconnaissance battalion for each panzer divisions on May 1943.


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German vehicle and equipment manuals in PDF formt.


ETO Ordnance Technical Intelligence Reports in PDF format.

A new searchable index. Search by the authors last name or by key words in the title and description
These are manuscripts produced under the Foreign Military Studies Program of the Historical Division, United States Army, Europe.
Most of these manuscripts were prepared by former high-ranking officers of the German Armed Forces.
Recreation of the K.St.N.'s of the German early war Panzer and
Motorized Infantry Divisions
These are PDF booklets with
K.St.N. and charts recreated from original German documents
by Larry G. Schaeffer

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German Military Terms


rip cord (Prcht, Bin); static line (Prcht).

War Department Manual TM 30-356

The Sergeant York Controversy

German Perspective

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A German Report on the events in the Argonne on October 8th, 1918