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27.SS-Freiwilligen-Grenadier-Division "Langemarck"


Lineage

  • SS-Freiwilligen Standarte "Nordwest"
  • SS-Freiwilligen Verband Flandern (Landesverband Flandern)
  • SS-Bataillon Flandern
  • SS-Freiwilligen Legion "Flandern"
  • SS-Freiwilligen Sturmbrigade "Langemarck"
  • 6. SS-Freiwilligen-Sturmbrigade "Langemarck"
  • 27. SS-Freiwilligen-Grenadier-Division "Langemarck"

History

  • Formed October 19th, 1944, in the Soltau area from the 6.SS-Freiwilligen-Sturmbrigade Langemarck.
  • While forming, ordered to convert to type 1945 Division on January 18th, 1945.
  • Formation was completed on January 1st, 1945.
  • Surrendered in Mecklenburg.

Commanders

  • Obersturmbannführer Conrad Schellong, 9.??.44 - 10.??.44
  • Oberführer Thomas Müller, 10.??.44 - 5.2.45

War Service


WW2 German 27th SS-Freiwilligen-Grenadier-Division Emblem
Date Corps Army Army Group Area
10.44 - 12.44 forming BdE - Lüneburger Heide
1.45 forming ssFHA - Lüneburger Heide
2.45 III. SS 11. Armee Weichsel Pommern
3.45 III. SS 3. Pz. Armee Weichsel Pommern
4.45 - 3. Pz. Armee Weichsel Pommern (Stettin)