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6.Infanterie-Regiment

Lineage

  • 6.Infanterie-Regiment (Reichsheer)
  • Traditions
  • History The 6.Infanterie-Regiment was formed in 1921.

    With the establishment of the Wehrmacht in October of 1934, the 6.Infanterie-Regiment's I. and II.Bataillon and Ausbildung-Bataillon were used as the basis of Infanterie-Regiment 6, originally known as Infanterie-Regiment Lübeck, of the 12.Infanterie-Division. It's III.Bataillon was used to help form Infanterie-Regiment 26, originally known as Infanterie-Regiment Flensburg, of the 20.Infanterie-Division. Bataillon Eutlin was used to help form Infanterie-Regiment 46, originally known as Infanterie-Regiment Neumünster, of
    Organization
    Organic Components
    I.Bataillon
    II.Bataillon
    III.Bataillon
    Ausbildung-Bataillon
    Bataillon Eutlin
    Commanders
    Subordination 2.Infanterie-Division (Reichsheer)