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Friday, 14 September 2012

76th Infantry Division







The 76th Infantry Division (76. Infanterie-Division) was a reserve division formed on mobilization. Prussian personnel. Fought well in France. Engaged in Russia in the southern sector from the beginning of the campaign. Virtually destroyed at Stalingrad.

Commander 

Generalleutnant Carl Rodenburg, from 26 January 1942  to 31 January 1943

Generalleutnant Carl Rodenburg
Carl Rodenburg














178 Infantry Regiment
203 Infantry Regiment
230 Infantry Regiment
176 Reconnaissance Battalion
176 Artillery Regiment
176 Pionier Battalion
176 Anti-Tank Battalion
176 Signal Battalion

Auxiliary unit number 176
Home Station Berlin (Wkr. III)

23 August 1942

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