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Title: 15th panzerdivision
Post by: stoffel on 2 November 2008, 10:05:13
15th Panzer Division

Formed in august 1940

Main units:

Panzergrenadierregiment 104 and 115
Panzerregiment 8
Panzerartilleryregiment 33
Panzeraufklarungsabteilung 15

Theatres of Operations:

North Africa 1941-43
(surrendered in 1943 in Tunesia)


Title: Tank Strength of the 15th Panzer Division
Post by: Mad_Russian on 8 November 2008, 08:46:53
Order of Battle 15th Panzer Division at Select Times

10 March 1941
Panzer Regiment 8
PzKw II - 45
PzKw III (50mm Short) - 71
PzKw IV (75mm Short) - 20
PzBef - 10


25 May 1942
Panzer Regiment 8
PzKw II - 29
PzKw III (50mm Short) - 107
PzKw III (50mm Long) - 15
PzKw IV (75mm Short) - 19
PzBef - 4


23 October 1942
Panzer Regiment 8
PzKw II - 14
PzKw III (50mm Short) - 43
PzKw III (50mm Long) - 44
PzKw IV (75mm Short) - 3
PzKw IV (75mm Long) - 15
PzBef - 2


PRIMARY SOURCES:

"Panzer Truppen: The Complete Guide to the Creation & Combat Employment of Germany's Tank Force 1933-1942" Volume 1 by Thomas L. Jentz

"Panzer Truppen: The Complete Guide to the Creation & Combat Employment of Germany's Tank Force 1943-1945" Volume 2 by Thomas L. Jentz