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3.(Preussisches) Infanterie-Regiment

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  • 3.(Preussisches) Infanterie-Regiment (Reichsheer)
  • Traditions
  • History The 3.(Preussisches) Infanterie-Regiment was formed in 1921.

    With the establishment of the Wehrmacht in October of 1934, the 3.(Preussisches) Infanterie-Regiment's II. and III.Bataillon were used as the basis of Infanterie-Regiment 3, originally known as Infanterie-Regiment Deutsch Eylau, of the 21.Infanterie-Division. It's I.Bataillon and Ausbildung-Bataillon were used to help form Infanterie-Regiment 24, originally known as Infanterie-Regiment Marienburg, also of the 21.Infanterie-Division.
    Organization
    Organic Components
    I.Bataillon
    II.Bataillon
    III.Bataillon
    Ausbildung-Bataillon
    Commanders
    Subordination 1.Infanterie-Division (Reichsheer)