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Research on the German Armed Forces 1918-1945


Organization Formed on 10 Nov 38 with Stab and I.Abt. (four Kp) as independent Heerestruppen. Mobilized on 25 Aug 39. Assigned to 7.Pz.Div. on 18 Oct 39. II.Abt formed from renamed I./Pz.Rgt.23 on 1 Apr 40. III.Abt. formed from renamed Pz.Abt.66 on 19 Feb 41. Regiment was expanded to twelve Kp. on 10 May 41. III.Abt. disbanded and Regiment to two Abt. each with three Kp. on 15 Mar 42. Regiment expanded to eight Kp. on 15 Jun 42. I.Abt. converted to Panther Abt. with four Kp.on 15 Oct 43.