Panzergrenadier-Division Großdeutschland

By Christian Ankerstjerne

Organization

September 1943

Unit Companies/
Batteries
Type
Panzer-Regiment GD I. Abt. 4 Pz Kpfw IV
II. Abt. 4 Panther
III. Abt. 3 Tiger
Grenadier-Regiment GD I. Abt. 4 Mechanized infantry
II. Abt. 5 Motorized infantry
III. Abt. 5 Motorized infantry
IV. Abt. 1 Self-propelled anti-aircraft guns
1 Self-propelled infantry guns
1 Self-propelled anti-tank guns
Füsilier-Regiment GD I. Abt. 5 Motorized infantry
II. Abt. 5 Motorized infantry
III. Abt. 5 Motorized infantry
IV. Abt. 1 Self-propelled anti-aircraft guns
1 Self-propelled infantry guns
1 Self-propelled anti-tank guns
Panzer-Aufklärungs-Abt. GD 1 Wheeled armored cars
1 Mechanized infantry
3 Motorized infantry
Panzerjäger-Abt. GD 1 Self-propelled anti-tank guns
2 Towed anti-tank guns
Sturmgeschütz-Abt. GD 3 Assault guns
Artillerie-Regiment GD I. Abt. 3 Towed artillery
II. Abt. 3 Self-propelled artillery
III. Abt. 3 Towed artillery
IV. Abt. 3 Towed artillery
Heeres-Flakartillerie-Abt. GD 2 Self-propelled anti-aircraft guns
3 Towed anti-aircraft guns
Pionier-Bataillon GD 1 Mechanized infantry
3 Motorized infantry
Feldersatz-Bataillon GD 5 Partially motorized infantry
Div.-Nachschubführer GD 5 120 ton
3 90 ton

Sources

  1. Kriegsgliederung des Feldheeres (Sollgliederung) - Band I: Kommandobehörden u. Divisionsverbände. Berlin : Organisations-Abteilung, Generalstab des Heeres, 1943. 237 p. Anlage zu OKH/Gen.St.d.H./Org.Abt. nr.I/4500/43 g.Kdos vom 4.10.43.