German Order of Battle For Operation Fall Weiss - Army Group North - 3rd Army

3rd Army was commanded by General of Artillery Georg von Küchler. It was based in East Prussia.

  • 3rd Army Reserves
    • 217th Infantry Division - Commanded by General Richard Baltzer. Consisted of the 311th, 346th, and 389th Infantry Regiments.
    • 1st Cavalry Brigade - Commanded by General Kurt Feldt.
  • XXI Corps - Commanded by General Nikolaus von Falkenhorst.
    • 21st Infantry Division - Commanded by General Kuno-Hans von Both. Consisted of the 3rd, 24th, and 45th Infantry Regiments.
    • 228th Infantry Division - Commanded by General Hans Suttner. Consisted of the 325th, 356th, and 400th Infantry Regiments.
  • I Corps - Commanded by General Walter Petzel.
    • Panzer-Division Kempf - Commanded by General Werner Kempf. Consisted of the 7th Panzer Regiment, and the "Großdeutschland" Motorized Infantry Regiment.
    • 11th Infantry Division - Commanded by General Max Bock. Consisted of the 2nd, 23rd, and 44th Infantry Regiments.
    • 61st Infantry Division - Commanded by General Siegfried Hänicke. Consisted of the 151st, 162nd, and 176th Infantry Regiments.
  • "Wodrig" Corps - Commanded by General Albert Wodrig. (It was later renamed to XXVI Corps.)
    • 1st Infantry Division - Commanded by General Joachim von Kortzfleisch. Consisted of the 1st, 22nd, and 43rd Infantry Regiments.
    • 12th Infantry Division - Commanded by General Ludwig von der Leyen. Consisted of the 27th, 48th, and 89th Infantry Regiments.
  • "Brand" Corps - Commanded by General Fritz Brand.
    • "Lötzen" Infantry Brigade - Commanded by General Offenbacher. Consisted of the 161st and 162nd Landwehr Infantry Regiments.
    • "Goldap" Infantry Brigade - Commanded by General Notle.

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