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Title: 16th panzerdivision
Post by: stoffel on 2 November 2008, 10:05:49
16th Panzer Division

Formed in august 1940.

main units:

Panzergrenadierregiments 64 and 79
Panzerregiment 2
Panzerartilleryregiment 16
Panzeraufklarungsabteilung 16

Theatre of Operations:

Southern russia 1941
December 1942 (decimated at Stalingrad)
Reformed in 1943 in France
Italy 1943
Russia-Kiev 1943-45


Title: Tank Strength for the 16th Panzer Division
Post by: Mad Russian on 13 November 2008, 04:29:20
Order of Battle 16th Panzer Division at Select Times

22 June 1941
Panzer Regiment 2
PzKw II - 45
PzKw III (37mm) - 23
PzKw III (50mm Short) - 48
PzKw IV (75mm Short) - 20
PzBef - 10


1 July 1942
Panzer Regiment 2
PzKw II - 13
PzKw III (50mm Short) - 39
PzKw III (50mm Long) - 18
PzKw IV (75mm Short) - 15
PzKw IV (75mm Long) - 12
PzBef - 3


December 1943
Panzer Regiment 2
PzKw IV (75mm Long) - 98
StuG - 42
PzBef - 12


December 1943
Panzer Regiment 2
PzKw IV (75mm Long) - 92
StuG - 40
PzBef - 12
Flammpz - 7


4 March 1945
Panzer Regiment 2
PzKw IV (75mm Long) - 7
PzKw V - 15
JgPz IV/70 - 10
StuG - 37
Flammpz - 7


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