197th Infantry Division (Wehrmacht)
German 197th Infantry Division
|Active||1 December 1939 – 22 July 1944|
|Engagements||World War II|
The 197th Infantry Division (German: 197. Infanterie-Division) was a German division in World War II. It was formed on 1 December 1939. The division was destroyed near Vitebsk during the Soviet Vitebsk–Orsha Offensive of Operation Bagration in the summer of 1944.