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Title: 23rd panzerdivision
Post by: stoffel on 2 November 2008, 10:12:42
23rd Panzer Division

Formed in France, oktober 1941,

Main units:

Panzergrenadierregiments 126 and 128
Panzerregiment 23
Panzerartillery regiment 128
Panzeraufklarungsabteilung 23

Theatres of Operation:

Russia 1942
Kharkow 1943
Caucasus 1943
Dnepr bend 1944
Poland 1944(refit)
Hungary 1944


Title: Tank Strength of the 23rd Panzer Division
Post by: Mad Russian on 13 November 2008, 04:40:58
Order of Battle 23rd Panzer Division at Select Times

March 1942
Panzer Regiment 201
PzKw II - 34
PzKw III (mixture of 50mm Long and Short barreled versions) - 112
PzKw IV (75mm Short) - 32
PzBef - 3


28 June 1942
Panzer Regiment 201
PzKw II - 27
PzKw III (50mm Short) - 50
PzKw III (50mm Long) - 34
PzKw IV (75mm Short) - 17
PzKw IV (75mm Long) - 10


1 July 1943
Panzer Regiment 201
PzKw II - 1
PzKw III (50mm Short) - 7
PzKw III (50mm Long) - 17
PzKw III (75mm Short) - 3
PzKw IV (75mm Long) - 30
PzBef - 1

Sturm I.G. (Sfl.) Battery
Sturm I.G. - 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