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Title: 21st panzerdivision
Post by: stoffel on 2 November 2008, 10:11:19
21st Panzer Division

Formed in the field during february 1941,

Main units:

Panzergrenadierregiments 125 and 192
Panzerregiment 22
Panzerartillery regiment 155
Panzeraufklarungsabteilung 21

Theatres of Operation:

North Africa 1941-43
Northern france 1944
Eastern front 1945


Title: Tank Strength of the 21st Panzer Division
Post by: Mad Russian on 13 November 2008, 04:37:56
Order of Battle 21st Panzer Division at Select Times

25 May 1942
Panzer Regiment 5
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 5
PzKw II - 19
PzKw III (50mm Short) - 53
PzKw III (50mm Long) - 43
PzKw IV (75mm Short) - 7
PzKw IV (75mm Long) - 15
PzBef - 6


June 1944
Panzer Regiment 22
PzKw III (75mm Short) - 4
PzKw IV (75mm Short) - 21
PzKw IV (75mm Long) - 96
PzBef - 2
Flakpz38 - 12

PzKp (Fkl)315
StuG - 10


29 December 1944
Panzer Regiment 22
PzKw IV (75mm Long) - 34
PzKw V - 38
Flakpz IV (20mm Quad) - 5
Flakpz IV (37mm) - 3


7-9 February 1945
Panzer Regiment 22
PzKw IV (75mm Long) - 42
PzKw V - 39
Flakpz IV - 10



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