38th Bosnia Division (Yugoslav Partisans)

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38th Bosnia Division
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Active 1944–1945
Country Democratic Federal Yugoslavia
Branch Yugoslav Partisan Army
Type Infantry
Size Division
Part of Partisan 3rd Corps
Partisan 2nd Army
Engagements World War II in Yugoslavia
* Operation Hackfleisch

The 38th Bosnia Division (Serbo-Croatian: Tridesetosma bosanska divizija) was a Yugoslav Partisan division that fought against the Germans, Independent State of Croatia (NDH) and Chetniks in occupied Democratic Federal Yugoslavia during World War II. As part of the Partisan 3rd Corps it spent the latter half of 1944 engaged in hard fighting against the 13th Waffen Mountain Division of the SS Handschar (1st Croatian) in eastern Bosnia.

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