38th SS Division Nibelungen

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38th SS Division Nibelungen
Active March–May 1945
Country  Nazi Germany
Branch Flag of the Schutzstaffel.svg Waffen-SS
Type Infantry
Size Division
Commanders
Notable
commanders
Richard Schulze-Kossens

The 38th SS Division "Nibelungen" (German: 38. SS-Panzergrenadier-Division "Nibelungen")[1] was a Waffen-SS military unit of Nazi Germany during World War II. It was formed in March 1945 from the staff and trainees of the SS-Junkerschule (SS leadership training school) at Bad Tölz.[2]

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  1. ^ Official designation in German language as to „Bundesarchiv-Militärarchiv“ in Freiburg im Breisgau, stores of the Wehrmacht and Waffen-SS.
  2. ^ a b O'Donnell 2001, p. 99.

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