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WW2 German Army Group South / Heeresgruppe Süd (3)


Lineage

  • 11.Armee
  • Heeresgruppe Don
  • Heeresgruppe Süd (3)

Campaigns

  • Eastern Front 1943-1945

History

Formed on February 12th, 1943 from Heeresgruppe Don upon taking over the southern sector of the German front.

Major Units

1943 Mar 1.Pz.Armee, 4 Pz.Armee, Armee-Abteilung Kempf, Armee-Abteilung Hollidt
1943 Apr-Jun 1.Pz.Armee, 4.Pz.Armee, 6.Armee, Armee-Abteilung Kempf
1943 Jul-Aug 1.Pz.Armee, 4.Pz.Armee, 6.Armee, Armee-Abteilung Kempf
1943 Sep 1.Pz.Armee, 4.Pz.Armee, 6.Armee, 8.Armee
1943 Oct 1.Pz.Armee, 4.Pz.Armee, 8.Armee
1943 Nov-Dec 1 Pz.Armee, 4.Pz.Armee, 8.Armee, Wehrmacht Commander Ukraine
1944 Jan 1.Pz.Armee, 4.Pz.Armee, 6.Armee, 8.Armee, Wehrmacht Commander Ukraine
1944 Feb 1.Pz.Armee, 4.Pz.Armee, 6.Armee, 8.Armee
1944 Mar 1.Pz.Armee, 4.Pz.Armee, 8.Armee

Commanders

Gen.FM Erich von Manstein 2.43 - 3.31.944
Gen.FM Walter Model 3.31.44 - 4.04.44