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I Fallschirm-Korps


Formed in January, 1944, from II. Luftwaffen-Feldkorps. The Corps fought exclusively in Italy. It controlled either or both the 1st and 4th Fallschirmjaeger Division throughout the war along with other non-Airborne troops. surrendered in northern Italy in April, 1945.

Commanders


Gen. Alfred Schlemm, 1.1.44 - 17.11.44
GenLt. Richard Heidrich, 18.11.44 - 3.5.45

Organic Korps Units


Artilleriekommandeur 122 (Army unit)
Fallschirm-Artillerie-Kommandeur 11, from 1.45
Korps-Nachrichten-Abteilung 1 der Luftwaffe
Korps-Aufklärungs-Abteilung 1 der Luftwaffe
Korps-Artillerie-Regiment 1 der Luftwaffe
Sturmgeschütz-Abteilung 1 der Luftwaffe
Fallschirm-Flak-Regiment 1
Fallschirm-MG-Bataillon 1
Kommandeur der Nachschubeinheiten I. Fallschirm-Korps

Served under:

2.44 - 10.44 AOK. 14 Nettuno, Apennin
11.44 - 4.45 AOK.10 Apennin

The following units served under the korps during the war:

9.2.44 65. ID, 4. FJD
1.3.44 3. ID, 65. ID, 4. FJD
15.4.44 3. ID, 65. ID, 4. FJD
11.5.44 3. ID, 65. ID, 4. FJD
17.6.44 356. ID, 4. FJD, 26. PD, 3. ID
11.7.44 356. ID, 4. FJD, 29. ID
31.8.44 356. ID, 4. FJD, 334. ID
16.9.44 4. FJD, 334. ID, 362. ID
13.10.44 362. ID, 65. ID, Grenadier-Lehr-Brigade, 4. FJD, 16. SS Div.
5.11.44 4. FJD, 16. SS Div, 94. ID
26.11.44 4. FJD, 16. SS Div, 94. ID
31.12.44 4. FJD, 94. ID
19.2.45 4. FJD, 90. ID, 715. ID, 334. ID, 1. FJD
1.3.45 4. FJD, 278. ID, 334. ID, 1. FJD
12.4.45 26. PD, 4. FJD, 278. ID, 1. FJD, 305. ID

Replacement troops were provided by Fallschirm-Jäger-Ersatz-Bataillon 1