9th Flak Division

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9th Flak Division
Active January 1941 - May 1945
Country  Nazi Germany
Branch Balkenkreuz (Iron Cross) Luftwaffe
Type Flak
Role Antiaircraft
Size Division
Engagements Eastern Front
Commanders
Notable
commanders
General Wolfgang Pickert

The 9th Flak Division was a division of the Luftwaffe created in western France in January 1941. It served on the Eastern Front before being surrounded in Stalingrad in November 1942 and destroyed. The division was reformed in February 1943 in the before Kuban Peninsula, and spent the remainder of the war on the Eastern Front.

Order of battle[edit]

The Division consisted of the following units at Stalingrad, under the command of Wolfgang Pickert:

  • 37th Motorised Flak Regiment
  • 91st Motorised Flak Regiment
  • 104th Motorised Flak Regiment
  • 129th Motorised Signals Battalion

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