German armored fighting vehicle production during World War II

This article lists production figures for German armored fighting vehicles during the World War II era. Vehicles include tanks, self-propelled artillery, assault guns and tank destroyers. Where figures for production in 1939 are given, they refer to September 1939 onwards; that is, they only count wartime production. Notes: Figures include tank production and chassis production used …

German casualties in World War II - Wikipedia

Statistics for German World War II military casualties are divergent. The wartime military casualty figures compiled by German High Command, up until January 31, 1945, are often cited by military historians when covering individual campaigns in the war.A recent study by German historian Rüdiger Overmans found that the German military casualties were 5.3 million, including …

German Generals & Admirals - World War II Remembered: The ...

Alfred Jodl (ca. 1892-1946) was a top German military officer during World War II and part of the leadership cadre around Nazi leader Adolf Hitler. For his military strategies and orders that led to deaths of enemy troops and civilians throughout Europe, Jodl was arrested in 1945 and hanged a year later with several other top Nazis as a war ...

Weacht vs US Army – WW2 Weapons

Stuka pilot colonel Hans-Ulrich Rudel, the highest decorated German soldier in WW2. 45 percent of all awards in the U.S. Army were issued only to officers and were often awarded for achievements outside the battlefield – opposite to the practice in the Weacht.

Oberkommando der Weacht - Wikipedia

The OKW directed the operations of the German Armed Forces during World War II. The OKW was almost always represented at daily situation conferences ( Lagevorträge) by Jodl, Keitel, and the officer serving as Hitler's adjutant. During these conferences situation reports prepared by the head of WFA/L would be delivered to Hitler and then discussed.

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German Orders of Battle for the campaign in the West, May ...

German Orders of Battle for the campaign in the West, 10 May 1940. Deployment, army groups, armies, corps, divisions, organization and equipment, tanks. A Panzer I leads Panzer 38 (t) into Northern France. By May 1940, the number of divisions in the German army was as follows: In addition, the SS-Verfügungstruppe (from April 1940, known as the ...

Nazi War Machine: Why the WWII German Army Was So Strong

While in Italy, Army Group B included at various times the German Second Army, the Italian Eighth Army, the Hungarian Second Army, and for a time the II SS Panzer Corps. Its composition on the Western Front included …

German Army (1935–45) | Military Wiki | Fandom

The German Army (German: Heer (German pronunciation: [ˈheːɐ̯]) was the land forces component of the Weacht, the German armed forces, from 1935 to 1945. The Weacht also included the Kriegsmarine (Navy) and the Luftwaffe (Air Force). During World War II, a total of about 15 million soldiers served in the German Army, of whom about seven million became …

What happened to the German Army after the Second World ...

Answer (1 of 25): The German Weacht was demobilized following the Unconditional Surrender on May 8th 1945, but not all of the German Reich's armed forces were demobilized immediately. One regimental sized unit of German military police Feldjägerkommando III, was actually kept in service by th...

Number of German divisions by front in World War II

The following accounting of German divisions by month from September 1939 to May 1945 by front was compiled from the works of Georg Tessin in his epic accounting of the Weacht and Waffen SS titled: Verbände und Truppen der deutschen Weacht und Waffen-SS 1939-1945. In the 19 volumes that comprise this work each division has listed a ...

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World War II Armed Forces — Orders of Battle

World War II Armed ForcesOrders of Battle and Organizations. - All dates on this site are given thus: day . month . year -. - - - A symbol with a 3D shadow indicates a clickable, active ("hot") link - - -. The pages of this site are best viewed using Times New Roman or a similar serif font. The date at the top of the page only indicates status ...

List of German Commanders | World War II Wiki | Fandom

This page contains all senior commanders who served under Germany during World War II. Wilhelm Ritter von Leeb Gerd von Rundstedt Günther von Kluge Erwin Rommel Erich von Manstein Walter Model Friedrich Paulus Wilhelm Keitel Walther von Brauchitsch Paul Ludwig Ewald von Kleist Fedor von Bock Wilhelm List Ferdinand Schörner Georg von Küchler …

The German Army in the Second World War

The German Army in the Second World War Under the terms of the Treaty of Versailles, the German Army was unable to grow to more than 100,000 men. One way that Adolf Hitler dealt with this issue was to allow the Sturm Abteilung (SA) to grow rapidly. By 1934 the SA had grown to a force of over 4,500,000 men.

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German Soldiers of World War II

Trevor N. Dupuy, a noted American military analyst, US Army Colonel, and author of numerous books and articles, studied the comparative performance of the soldiers of World War II. On average, he concluded, 100 German soldiers …

Hitler's Foreign Legions – Nine Non-German Units That ...

A number of SS units were raised from volunteers from the Low Countries. (Image Source: German Federal Archive via WikiCommons) The Walloons. Made up of more than 8,000 French-speaking Belgians, the 28th SS Volunteer Grenadier Division Wallonien drew its first recruits from the country's far-right Rexist Party.It fought in the East against Ukrainian …

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U.S. and German Field Artillery in World War II: A ...

Horses in the German Army of World War II, covers the topic quite well. The relative lack of mobility of Germany's artillery was caused by the limitations of the German economy, desultory planning, and the initiation of hostilities long before the planned expansion of the Weacht was complete. The reliance on horses caused substantial ...

List of World War II military units of Germany - Wikipedia

For smaller units, see List of German corps in World War II and List of German divisions in World War II . Contents 1 Army Commands (Oberbefehlshaber) 2 Army Groups 2.1 Heeresgruppen 2.2 Armeegruppen 3 Armies (Armee-Oberkommando) 4 Armored groups (Panzergruppe) 5 Corps 6 Divisions 7 See also Army Commands (Oberbefehlshaber)

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WW2 Army Units and Sizes | World War 2 Facts

When studying World War 2, a common question that arises is what exactly each army group or unit name means? This question arises a fair bit with readers of WorldWar2Facts.org, so we have compiled a table to help explain what the unit or group names mean, what units made up larger WW2 army units, the rough size of the unit, and what rank of …

WWII Movies From a Nazi German Perspective - IMDb

Thousands of movies have been made about World War II (nearly 6,000 movies listed in IMDb mention WWII as one of their plot keywords). Almost all of them were made from the point of view of the Allied Forces.Very few movies show the second world war from the perspective of Nazi Germany. Which WWII movie, made from a Nazi German point of view (*), did you enjoy most?

German Army During WW2 - History

The German army raised an incredible 315 infantry divisions during World War II—a stunning total, considering that America formed only sixty-six Army infantry divisions plus six for the Marine Corps. An additional eighteen or so Waffen SS infantry divisions augmented the Heer total.

Heer | The Nazi German Army 1935-1945 - Feldgrau

The Nazi German Army 1935-1945 (Heer) The Nazi German Army, Heer, was formed in May of 1935. It was formed after the passing of the "Law for the Reconstruction of the National Defense Forces". This law brought back into …

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German tanks in World War II | Military Wiki | Fandom

Nazi Germany had several tank designs during World War II. In addition to these domestic designs, Germany also used various captured and foreign-built tanks. The German tank force was an amazing success due to tactical innovation more than tank quality. Many of their tanks outclassed allied armor, delivered more casualties than they took in most engagements due to …

Category:Field armies of Germany in World War II - Wikipedia

Pages in category "Field armies of Germany in World War II" The following 29 pages are in this category, out of 29 total. This list may not reflect recent changes . 0–9. 1st Army (Weacht) ... Order of battle of the German Ninth Army, October 1941; P. 1st Parachute Army (Weacht) S.

WWII Factions: The German Army - YouTube

Faction: The German Army WWIIIn 1935, Hitler, Fuhrer of Nazi Germany violated the Treaty of Versailles by rebuilding the German army's strength by bringing i...

WW2 Tanks: American, British, and German - History

Armored warfare was a salient feature of the Second World War; among WW2 tanks the Allied and German armies all employed tanks and other armored vehicles. Apart from battle tanks (which the British called ''cruisers'') there were infantry support tanks, reconnaissance vehicles and armored cars, personnel carriers, and tank destroyers ...

German casualties in World War II | Military Wiki | Fandom

Statistics for German World War II military casualties are divergent and contradictory. The wartime casualty figures compiled by German High Command are often cited by military historians when covering individual campaigns in the war. The German High Command figures cannot be considered definitive because they cover the period up until January 31, 1945, …

World War II - Forces and resources of the European ...

In September 1939 the Allies, namely Great Britain, France, and Poland, were together superior in industrial resources, population, and military manpower, but the German Army, or Weacht, because of its armament, training, doctrine, discipline, and fighting spirit, was the most efficient and effective fighting force for its size in the world.

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The Red Army treated captured German soldiers in the worst possible manner when WW2 ended If the German Army acted with absolute disregard for the Geneva Conventions of 1929 pertaining to prisoner of war (POW), the Allies, Soviet …

German Orders of Battle – Operation Barbarossa – WW2 …

German Orders of Battle five days after the beginning of Operation Barbarossa.The specified tank inventory in the divisions is the state of June 21, one day before the invasion of Russia.. The summary and distribution of the divisions to the armies is also from June 21, 1941. For this purpose, the approximate nominal strength (TOE) of the main divisions …