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1.(Preussisches) Infanterie-Regiment

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  • 1.(Preussisches) Infanterie-Regiment (Reichsheer)
  • Traditions
  • History The 1.(Preussisches) Infanterie-Regiment was formed in 1921.

    With the establishment of the Wehrmacht in October of 1934, the 1.(Preussisches) Infanterie-Regiment's I. and II.Bataillon were used as the basis of Infanterie-Regiment 1, originally known as Infanterie-Regiment Königsberg, of the 1.Infanterie-Division. It's III.Bataillon and Ausbildung-Bataillon were used to help form Infanterie-Regiment 22, originally known as Infanterie-Regiment Gumbinnen, also of the 1.Infanterie-Division.
    Organization
    Organic Components
    I.Bataillon
    II.Bataillon
    III.Bataillon
    Ausbildung-Bataillon
    Commanders
    Subordination 1.Infanterie-Division (Reichsheer)