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Title: 17th panzerdivision
Post by: stoffel on 2 November 2008, 10:06:35
17th Panzer Division

Formed in october 1940.

main units:

Panzergrenadierregiments 40 and 63
Panzerregiment 39
Panzerartilleryregiment 27
Panzeraufklarungsabteilung 17

Theatre of Operations:

Russia 1941-45 Southern and Central sectors


Title: Tank Strength of the 17th Panzer Division
Post by: Mad Russian on 13 November 2008, 04:31:17
Order of Battle 17th Panzer Division at Select Times

22 June 1941
Panzer Regiment 39
PzKw I - 12
PzKw II - 44
PzKw III (50mm Short) - 106
PzKw IV (75mm Short) - 30
PzBef - 10


29 June 1942
Panzer Regiment 39
PzKw II - 17
PzKw III (50mm Short) - 30
PzKw IV (75mm Short) - 16
PzBef - 2


1 July 1943
Panzer Regiment 39
PzKw II - 4
PzKw III (50mm Short) - 1
PzKw III (50mm Long) - 19
PzKw III (75mm Short) - 9
PzKw IV (75mm Short) - 1
PzKw IV (75mm Long) - 31
PzBef - 2


7-9 February 1945
Panzer Regiment 39
PzKw IV (75mm Long) - 16
JgPz IV/70 - 31
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