147. Reserve-Division (Wehrmacht) - 147. Reserve-Division (Wehrmacht)

The 147th Reserve Division was a German Infantry Division of the Army in World War II .

Divisionsgeschichte

Division Nr. 147

The division was set up in April 1940 as Division 147 in Augsburg ( military district VII ) as a replacement division of the replacement army and remained so for the military district until October 1942.

147. Reserve-Division

The 147th Reserve Division was set up in Augsburg on October 1, 1942 from Division No. 147 and Division No. 407 , formerly Division zbV 407 , replaced the replacement division in Wehrkreis VII. It operated in the Ukraine until January 1944 and the division was encircled near Zwiahel and relocated to the Eastern Front after a loss-making break from the pocket . There the division was destroyed very quickly due to insufficient combat experience / training. The survivors were among other things for the formation of the 363rd Infantry Division and the 394th Field Training Divisionused. The 394th Field Training Division took over the position of the division in Ukraine.

structure

For installation

  • Infantry Replacement Regiment 27 Augsburg
    • Infantry Replacement Battalion 40
    • Infantry Replacement Battalion 63
    • Infantry Replacement Battalion 91
  • Infantry Replacement Regiment 212 Ingolstadt
    • Infantry Replacement Battalion 316
    • Infantry Replacement Battalion 320
    • Infantry Replacement Battalion 423
  • Artillery replacement, Regiment 27 Augsburg
    • Artillery Replacement Division 27
    • Artillery Replacement Division 63
    • Artillery Replacement Division 212
    • Artillery Replacement Division 268
  • Pioneer Replacement Battalion 27 Ingolstadt

1942

  • Reserve-Grenadier-Regiment 212 Korosten
    • Reserve-Infantry-Battalion 63
    • Reserve-Infantry-Battalion 316
    • Reserve-Infantry-Battalion 320
    • Reserve-Infanterie-Battalion 423
    • Reserve-Infanterie-Battalion 468
  • Reserve-Grenadier-Regiment 268 Zwiahel
    • Reserve-Infantry-Battalion 91
    • Reserve-Infanterie-Battalion 488
  • Reserve-Artillery-Battalion 27 Zwiahel
  • Reserve Pioneer Battalion 27 Zwiahel
  • Division catering office 947 Zwiahel

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