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by WorldwarBill
Thu Oct 18, 2018 9:59 pm
Forum: Unit Histories, Feldpost Numbers & Orders of Battle
Topic: Grenadier Regiment 287
Replies: 4
Views: 1278

Re: Grenadier Regiment 287

Brettner mentions in passing that in 1945 each regiment had two battalions.
by WorldwarBill
Sat Sep 15, 2018 9:48 am
Forum: SS/Waffen-SS
Topic: Norwegian KIA 4.5.45 Heiligen Kreuz Austria
Replies: 16
Views: 6475

Re: Norwegian KIA 4.5.45 Heiligen Kreuz Austria

For anyone still interested, my new book coming out in March from Helion, Killing Hitler's Reich, The Battle for Austria, 1945 will cover as much of this fighting as possible. The book's focus is to cover the entire Austrian campaign as the first comprehensive work in English on the subject. Others,...
by WorldwarBill
Mon Aug 06, 2018 11:35 am
Forum: Unit Histories, Feldpost Numbers & Orders of Battle
Topic: KGr. Stegmann & KGr. Keitel
Replies: 9
Views: 1578

Re: KGr. Stegmann & KGr. Keitel

Was the identity of Kamprgruppe Stegmann ever confirmed? If not, could it possibly be Kampfgruppe Siegmann?
by WorldwarBill
Wed Jul 18, 2018 7:33 pm
Forum: Unit Histories, Feldpost Numbers & Orders of Battle
Topic: Panzerjaeger-Brigade Oberschlesien in 1945
Replies: 4
Views: 2043

Re: Panzerjaeger-Brigade Oberschlesien in 1945

I have seen this unit also referred to as Panzerjager Brigade 2, and Georg Maier says that it arrived in Austria on April 18th, 1945.
by WorldwarBill
Sun Jul 15, 2018 7:30 am
Forum: What's New
Topic: Welcome to the forum, tell us about yourself!
Replies: 168
Views: 76843

Re: Welcome to the forum, tell us about yourself!

Hi everyone. I'm a lifelong student of the Wehrmacht and an author. It's great to have a place where you can discuss the Third Reich with others who share your interest.
by WorldwarBill
Fri Jul 13, 2018 4:26 pm
Forum: SS/Waffen-SS
Topic: KGr Trabant or "Böhmen - Mähren"
Replies: 6
Views: 3503

Re: KGr Trabant or "Böhmen - Mähren"

Hey everybody. I've been researching this unit and most sources are unavailable. In the thread, one thing has thrown me. Martin Block lists the 12 Sturmgeschutze in Kampfgruppe Trabandt but Jarek has them in Kampfgruppe Mahren as 2. /SS-Pz. Jg. (StuG) AuE Abt. Chlum. I have to assume these mean the ...