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Title: 18th panzerdivision
Post by: stoffel on 2 November 2008, 10:08:52
18th Panzer Division

Formed in october 1940.

main units:

Panzergrenadierregiments 52 and 101
Panzerregiment 18
Panzerartilleryregiment 88
Panzeraufklarungsabteilung 8

Theatre of Operations:

Russia 1941-43 Central and Southern Russia


Title: Tank Strength of the 18th Panzer Division
Post by: Mad Russian on 13 November 2008, 04:33:18
Order of Battle 18th Panzer Division at Select Times

22 June 1941
Panzer Regiment 18
PzKw I - 6
PzKw II - 50
PzKw III (37mm) - 99
PzKw III (50mm Short) - 15
PzKw IV (75mm Short) - 36
PzBef - 12


29 June 1942
Panzer Regiment 18
PzKw II - 11
PzKw III (50mm Short) - 26
PzKw IV (75mm Short) - 8
PzBef - 2


1 July 1943
Panzer Regiment 39
PzKw II - 5
PzKw III (50mm Short) - 10
PzKw III (75mm Short) - 20
PzKw IV (75mm Short) - 5
PzKw IV (75mm Long) - 29
PzBef - 3


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