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by andrus
Thu Apr 26, 2012 3:04 am
Forum: Unit Histories, Feldpost Numbers & Orders of Battle
Topic: Zustandsberichte help
Replies: 12
Views: 2908

Re: Zustandsberichte help

John Winner wrote:I think I figured out what the "O" stands for in the Kraftfahrzeuge section. I think it means ordinär (ordinary/standard), which would make a lot of sense. Any other opinions on this?
How about "offene [Last]Kraftfahrzeuge"?
Sorry, I don't remember from where I got this idea.
by andrus
Tue Nov 15, 2011 2:05 am
Forum: Books and Reviews
Topic: Retreat from Leningrad
Replies: 2
Views: 1385

Re: Retreat from Leningrad

IMHO, "Retreat from Leningrad" is just:

P-035 The Retrograde Defensive of Army Group North During 1944
By Generalmajor Burkhart Mueller-Hillebrand and 4 others
2 vols, 432 pp, 13 illus; 1950

with little editing? and comments. Above-named foreign military study is available at http://www.fold3.com/
by andrus
Thu Nov 10, 2011 4:07 pm
Forum: Campaigns and Battles
Topic: Dünaburg/Daugavpils, July 1944
Replies: 6
Views: 2350

Re: Dünaburg/Daugavpils, July 1944

II.Armeekorps was subordinated to Armeeabteilung Narwa on 25.August 1944. it remained with it at least until 25.September.

source: internet :D
by andrus
Wed Dec 02, 2009 11:52 am
Forum: Luftwaffe
Topic: Maritime Units_War Diaries
Replies: 2
Views: 1296

Re: Maritime Units_War Diaries

http://forum.12oclockhigh.net/showthread.php?t=2209

usually everything available at the NARA is available in BA/MA too.
by andrus
Fri Nov 20, 2009 11:45 am
Forum: Books and Reviews
Topic: The Battle of Narva, 1944
Replies: 14
Views: 4315

Re: The Battle of Narva, 1944

Is it possible to see bibliography?
by andrus
Thu Nov 05, 2009 3:51 pm
Forum: SS/Waffen-SS
Topic: Occupation of latvian and estonian ports by German troops 1
Replies: 8
Views: 3828

Re: Occupation of latvian and estonian ports by German troops 1

Where there any assault engineer unit within this Kampfgruppe? Copied from my old post: On 29.06.1941 at 3:10 started from Bausk: 1. Voraus: mot Marschgruppe Major Helbig Führer: Major Helbig, Voraus-Abt. 11 Truppe: 10./I.R.43 mit unterstelltem s.M.G.Zg. 12./I.R.43 1 Zug 14./I.R.43 3 Geschütze 2./F...
by andrus
Sun Nov 01, 2009 2:41 am
Forum: SS/Waffen-SS
Topic: Occupation of latvian and estonian ports by German troops 1
Replies: 8
Views: 3828

Re: Occupation of latvian and estonian ports by German troops 1

The StuG battalion entered the western outskirts of Riga at 10:20, but its unclear which day. StuGs were part of Voraus-Regiment of I.A.K., unfortunately cpa95 does not mention them in post above. But date given for Voraus-Rgt. entering Riga is confirmed by primary sources, so there is no need for ...
by andrus
Mon Sep 28, 2009 12:33 am
Forum: Books and Reviews
Topic: A couple of excellent imminent Ostfront books
Replies: 50
Views: 13029

Re: A couple of excellent imminent Ostfront books

It is an overview of the actions of five divisions - 4 Pz, 45 ID, 296 ID, 221 Sicherung, Korück 580
how does he substantiate selection of units?
Now I see hole in his selection - Heeresgruppe Nord area is not covered and for Süd there is only 1 unit which after few months went to Mitte too.
by andrus
Tue Jun 23, 2009 5:53 am
Forum: Unit Histories, Feldpost Numbers & Orders of Battle
Topic: Panzer-Zerstörer-Batallion
Replies: 8
Views: 6331

Re: Pz.Zerst.Btle.

In addition to the Pak mot.Z. the Pz.Zerst.Btl. 477 received 8 Pak 40/4 auf RSO sometime between 20.2. and 20.3.1944. Meldung from 1.3.1944 already shows 8 Pak 40/4 auf RSO. They were most probably sent to Tapa (Taps) railway station. While driving to unit, 3 of them fell out (Meldung shows them in...
by andrus
Sun Jan 04, 2009 7:24 am
Forum: Campaigns and Battles
Topic: Breakout of the German casualties in Poland 1939
Replies: 29
Views: 10647

Re: Breakout of the German casualties in Poland 1939

Michate wrote:IOW, either you or the source you have used have falsified Elble's statement.
This is not first time when given person has lied. Here he speaks about war diary: http://forum.axishistory.com/viewtopic. ... 0#p1264860

I bet he has seen war diary as much as his own ears.
by andrus
Fri Jul 18, 2008 9:17 am
Forum: Books and Reviews
Topic: "Panzerkampfgruppe Strachwitz" by Pruett
Replies: 23
Views: 6769

Re: "Panzerkampfgruppe Strachwitz" by Pruett

"missing" Pz.Gr.Div.Feldherrnhalle 1.May 1944 report (3 first pages, last page is not posted):

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by andrus
Thu Aug 23, 2007 3:05 am
Forum: Unit Histories, Feldpost Numbers & Orders of Battle
Topic: Armee-Abteilung Narwa (NARA Rolls related)
Replies: 5
Views: 3330

Re: Armee-Abteilung Narwa (NARA Rolls related)

Monthly meldungen + Gliederungen: I have seen special file for these only in XXXXIII.A.K. records: T314 roll 1018 (Guide 61, page 40). Following Zustandsberichte are in this file (Divisionen have Gliederungen too): Zustandsberichte 3.1944: 61.Inf.Div. 122.Inf.Div. 170.Inf.Div. 227.Inf.Div. Pz.Gr.Di...
by andrus
Wed Aug 22, 2007 2:55 am
Forum: Unit Histories, Feldpost Numbers & Orders of Battle
Topic: XXXXIII.A.K.Kriegsgliederung
Replies: 6
Views: 3223

XXXXIII.A.K. Kriegsgliederung 18.4.1944

General-Kommando XXXXIII.A.K. Abt. Ia/Nr. 1450/44 g.Kdos. Kriegsgliederung. (Stand 18.4.44, 12,00 Uhr) 1.) General-Kommando XXXXIII.A.K.: a) Korpstruppen: Artillerie-Kommandeur 133 Korps-Nachrichten-Abteilung 443 Korps-Kartenstelle 443 Feldgendarmerietrupp 443 Feldpostamt 443 Kraftfahr-Kp. mit Kw.-W...
by andrus
Wed Aug 22, 2007 2:53 am
Forum: Unit Histories, Feldpost Numbers & Orders of Battle
Topic: XXXXIII.A.K.Kriegsgliederung
Replies: 6
Views: 3223

XXXXIII.A.K. Kriegsgliederung 12.4.1944

General-Kommando XXXXIII.A.K. Abt. Ia/Nr. 1338/44 g.Kdos. Kriegsgliederung. (Stand 12.4.44, 12,00 Uhr) 1.) General-Kommando XXXXIII.A.K.: a) Korpstruppen: Artillerie-Kommandeur 133 Korps-Nachrichten-Abteilung 443 Korps-Kartenstelle 443 Feldgendarmerietrupp 443 Feldpostamt 443 Kraftfahr-Kp. mit Kw.-W...
by andrus
Mon Aug 20, 2007 6:40 am
Forum: Unit Histories, Feldpost Numbers & Orders of Battle
Topic: XXXXIII.A.K.Kriegsgliederung
Replies: 6
Views: 3223

Kriegsgliederung 3.4.44

General-Kommando XXXXIII.A.K. Abt.Ia Nr.1231/44 g.Kdos. Kriegsgliederung. (Stand 3.4.44, 09,00 Uhr) 1.) General-Kommando XXXXIII.A.K.: a) Korpstruppen: Korps-Nachrichten-Abteilung 443 Korps-Kartenstelle 443 Feldgendarmerietrupp 443 Feldpostamt 443 Kraftfahr-Kp. mit Kw.Werkstattzug 443 b) unmittelbar...