German Order of Battle

291st-999th Infantry Divisions, Named Infantry Divisions, and Special Divisions in WWII

Book Description

  • Narrative histories highlighting organization, combat experiences, and casualties of each division
  • Lists of constituent units and division commanders
  • Sources for further reading on each division

    This second of 3 volumes on German ground forces in World War II covers the 291st through 999th Infantry Divisions; named infantry divisions (e.g., Division von Manteuffel and Division Sicily); jaeger, light, and mountain divisions; security divisions; and Luftwaffe ground divisions, including parachute, flak, and field troops. The units presented here show how truly diverse the German Army was.

  • About Mitcham, Samuel W., Jr.

    Samuel W. Mitcham, Jr., is the author of more than twenty books on World War II. He lives in Louisiana.