Ersatzheer

By Christian Ankerstjerne

Armor Strength, 1 March 1945

Vehicle Number Total
Tanks
Pz Kpfw III 328 702
Pz Kpfw IV 130
Panther 189
Tiger I and Tiger II 55
Tank destroyers
Marder II (75 mm) 33 238
Marder III (76.2 mm) 25
Marder 38T 20
Jagdpanzer 38 144
Panzer IV/70 (A) 2
Panzer IV/70 (V) 2
Jagdpanther 6
Jagdtiger 6
Assault guns
Sturmgeschütz III 277 310
Sturmgeschütz IV 33
Anti-aircraft tanks
Wirbelwind 3 5
Flakpanzer IV (3,7 cm) 2
Self-propelled artillery
Wespe 6 23
Hummel 5
s I G 3
Artilleriebeobachtungswagen 9
Reconnaissance vehicles
Aufklärer 38 (t) 3 109
Pz Kpfw II Ausf. L 3
Panzerspähwagen 4-Rad 30
Panzerspähwagen 4-Rad, Funk 9
Panzerspähwagen 8-Rad 46
Panzerspähwagen 8-Rad, Funk 18
Half-tracks
Sd Kfz 250 177 484
Sd Kfz 251 307
School chassis
Pz Kpfw III 105 176
Sturmgeschütz III 14
Pz Kpfw IV 22
Pz Kpfw Panther 12
Tiger I and Tiger II 5
Munitionsträger 38 18
Recovery tanks
Bergepanzer III 1 22
Bergepanther 21
Total 2069

Sources

  1. Panzer-Bestand im Ersatzheer : Stand: 1.3.1945. Berlin : Abt. Org. K, 1945. 2 p.