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Title: 20th panzerdivision
Post by: stoffel on 2 November 2008, 10:10:42
20th Panzer Division

Formed in october 1940.

main units:

Panzergrenadierregiments 59 and 112
Panzerregiment 21
Panzerartilleryregiment 92
Panzeraufklarungsabteilung 20

Theatre of Operations:

Russia 1941-44
Moscow 1941
orel 1943
Rumania 1944
East Prussia 1944
Hungary 1944


Title: Tank Strength of the 20th Panzer Division
Post by: Mad Russian on 13 November 2008, 04:36:21
Order of Battle 20th Panzer Division at Select Times

22 June 1941
Panzer Regiment 21
PzKw I - 44
PzKw II - 31
PzKw III38(t) - 128
PzKw IV (75mm Short) - 31
PzBef38(t) - 2


30 June 1942
Panzer Regiment 21
PzKw II - 8
PzKw III38(t) - 39
PzKw III (50mm Short) - 20
PzKw IV (75mm Short) - 13
PzBef - 7


1 July 1943
Panzer Regiment 21
PzKw III38(t) - 9
PzKw III (50mm Short) - 2
PzKw III (50mm Long) - 22
PzKw III (75mm Short) - 5
PzKw IV (75mm Short) - 9
PzKw IV (75mm Long) - 36
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