Organization

  • Division staff
  • Panzer-Regiment 100 (tank regiment)
    • I. Panzer-Abteilung (tank battalion)
    • II. Panzer-Abteilung (tank battalion)
  • Panzergrenadier-Regiment 125 (armored infantry regiment)
    • I. Panzergrenadier-Abteilung (armored halftrack battalion)
    • II. Panzergrenadier-Abteilung (motorized battalion)
  • Panzergrenadier-Regiment 192 (armored infantry regiment)
    • I. Panzergrenadier-Abteilung (armored halftrack battalion)
    • II. Panzergrenadier-Abteilung (motorized battalion)
  • Panzeraufklärungs-Abteilung 21 (reconnaissance battalion)
  • Panzerjäger-Abteilung 200 (anti-tank battalion)
  • Sturmgeschütz-Abteilung 200 (assault gun battalion)
  • Panzerartillerie-Regiment 155 (armored artillery regiment)
  • Heeres Flakartillerie-Abteilung 305 (anti-aircraft battalion)
  • Panzerpionier-Bataillon 220 (engineer battalion)
  • Panzernachrichten-Abteilung 200 (signals battalion)
  • Panzerfeldersatz-Bataillon 200 (field replacement battalion)
  • Nachschubtruppen 200 (supply trains)
  • Kraftfahrparktruppen 200 (motor vehicle maintenance)
  • Verwaltungstruppen 200 (provisions)
  • Sanitätstruppen 200 (medical)
  • Ordnungstruppen 200 (security)
  • Feldpostamt 200 (field post)

Personnel

Strength

Personnel strength on 1 June 1944.
Authorized strength Actual strength Shortage
Officers 440 409 31
Non-commissioned officers 3 782 3 680 102
Privates 12 703 12 153 550
Auxiliary volunteers - - -
Total 16 925 16 242 683

Losses

Losses between 2 May and 1 June 1944.
Dead Wounded Missing Sick Other Total
Officers 3 - - 1 6 10
Enlisted 7 - - 66 97 170
Total 10 - - 67 103 180

Replacements

Replacements between 2 May and 1 June 1944.
Replacements Formerly wounded or missing Total
Officers 8 1 9
Enlisted 406 8 414
Total 414 9 423

Leave

Number of personnel who on 1 June 1944 had not been on vacation in the last:

  • 12 to 18 months: 25
  • 19 to 24 months: 0
  • More than 24 months: 0

Between 2 May and 1 June 1944 a total of 0 vacations were authorized.

Vehicle Strength

The numbers below are from the 1 June 1944 Kriegsgliederung. These do not fully match the summarized strength for that month's unit report dated on the same date.

Combat vehicle strength on 1 June 1944.
Vehicle Panzer-Regiment 100 Panzergrenadier-Regiment 125 Panzergrenadier-Regiment 192 Panzeraufklärungs-Abteilung 211 Panzerjäger-Abteilung 200 Sturmgeschütz-Abteilung 200 Panzerartillerie-Regiment 155 Heeres Flakartillerie-Abteilung 305 Panzerpionier-Bataillon 220 Panzernachrichten-Abteilung 200 Total
Tanks
Pz Kpfw III 4 - - - - - - - - - 4
Pz Kpfw IV (short-barreled) 6 - - - - - - - - - 6
Pz Kpfw IV (long-barreled) 94 - - - - - - - - - 94
Hotchkiss H35 2 - - - - - - - - - 2
Somua S35 3 - - - - - - - - 1 4
Panzerbefehlswagen III (command tank) 2 - - - - - - - - - 2
Somua S35 (command tank) 26 - - - - - - - - 2 28
Anti-aircraft vehicles
Flakpanzer 38 12 - - - - - - - - - 12
2 cm Flak on Unic P107 - 6 6 - - 6 - - - - 18
2 cm Flak (half-tracks) - - - - - - - 15 - - 15
2 cm Flakvierling (half-tracks) - - - - - - - 2 - - 2
Anti-tank vehicles
7,5 cm Pak 40 on Somua MCG - 7 7 - - - - - - - 14
7,5 cm Pak 40 on Hotchkiss H35 - - - - - 17 - - - - 17
Artillery
10,5 cm le F H 16 and 10,5 cm le F H 18 on Hotchkiss H35 - - - - - 24 - - - - 24
10,5 cm le F H 18 on Lorraine 37L - - - - - - 24 - - - 24
15 cm s F H 13 on Lorraine 37L chassis - 6 6 - - - 12 - - - 24
Reihenwerfer on Somua MCG - 4 4 - - - 2 - - - 10
Somua MCG ammunition carrier - - - - - 50 - - - - 50
Armored cars
le Pz Sp Wg - - - 16 - - - - - - 16
s Pz Sp Wg - - - 14 - - - - - - 14
le Fu Pz Wg - - - 16 - - - - - - 16
le Fspr Pz Wg - - - 3 - - - - - - 3
Armored personnel carriers
Armored personnel carriers (unspecified) - - 72 - - - - - - 10 82
Light armored personnel carriers - - - 56 - - - - - - 56
Medium armored personnel carriers - - - 43 - - - - - - 43
Heavy armored personnel carriers - - - 14 - - - - - - 14
Armored personnel carriers on Unic P107 - 79 - - - - - - - - 79
Utility vehicles
Observation tanks - - - 9 - - - - - - 9
Observation tank on Lorraine 37L - - - - - - 4 - - - 4
Radio vehicles on Unic P107 - 17 16 - - 6 - - 4 - 43
m Kr Pz Wg - - - 1 - - - - - - 1
Engineer tanks on Somua S35 - - - - - - - - 7 - 7

Notes

  1. Panzeraufklärungs-Abteilung 21 listed the following weapons, including those mounted on vehicles: 223 machine guns, 3 anti-tank rifles, 37 20 mm guns, 7 37 mm guns, 12 75 mm howitzers, 3 75 mm anti-tank guns, 2 light infantry guns, 4 medium mortars, and 2 flame throwers. Back

Sources

  1. Meldung vom 1. Juni 1944. 21. Panzer-Division, 1944. 7 p. 21. Panzer-Division - Ia 1732/44 g.Kdos. NARA T78 R718.