156th Infantry Division (Wehrmacht)

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156th Infantry Division
Active Apr- May 1945
Country Nazi Germany Nazi Germany
Branch Heer
Type Infantry
Size Division

The 156th Infantry Division (German: 156. Infanteriedivision) was a German Army infantry division in World War II.

History[edit]

The 156th Infantry Division was raised in April 1945, where it was sent to the eastern front, which was approaching westwards to the German border.

Commanders[edit]

  • Generalleutnant Siegfried Rekowski (Feb 1945 - 8 May 1945)

Operations Officers[edit]

  • Major Herbert Giesenhagen (25 Mar 1945-2 May 1945)

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