7th Army (Wehrmacht)

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7. Armee
7th Army
Deut.7.Armee-Abzeichen1944.gif
Ensign of the German 7th Army from 1944
Active 1939–45
Country  Germany
Branch Heer
Type Field army
Engagements World War II
Battle honours

World War II

Commanders
Last commander General Hans von Obstfelder
Notable
commanders
General Friedrich Dollmann
SS General Paul Hausser
General Heinrich Eberbach
General Erich Brandenberger
General Hans Felber

The 7th Army (German: 7. Armee Oberkommando) was a World War II field army of the German land forces.

During the Battle of the Bulge it consisted of three infantry (212th, 256th, 352nd Volksgrenadier) divisions and one parachute (5th) division.[1]

Commanders[edit]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Elstob, page 44.

Bibliography[edit]

  • Elstob, Peter. Hitler's Last Offensive, Pen & Sword Military Classics #15, Barnsley, 2003. ISBN 0-85052-984-0