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The 90. Panzergrenadier-Division (abbreviated 90. Pz.Gren.Div.) was a German mechanized division formed on 6 July 1943 from Kommando Sardinien (transitional name for Division Sardinien, formely Stab Sturmbrigade XI) to replace the destroyed Insignia of the 90. Afrika.Div. 90. Afrika-Division.

Unit Timeline

Insignia of the Afrika-Division z.b.V. Afrika-Division z.b.V.
Original formation in August 1941.
Insignia of the 90. le.Inf.Div. 90. leichte Infanterie-Division
Redesignated on 22 November 1941.
Insignia of the 90. Afrika.Div. 90. Afrika-Division
Redesignated on 26 July 1942. Surrendered 12 May 1943.

Stab Sturmbrigade XI
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Kommando Sardinien
Transitional formation.
Division Sardinien
Unit formed to defend Sardinia (?) on 12 May 1943.
Insignia of the 90. Pz.Gren.Div. 90. Panzergrenadier-Division
Reformed Division Sardinien into panzergrenadier-division to replace the lost 90. Afrika-Division. Formed 6 July 1943, destroyed April 1945.


Organization

Commanders
Dates Rank Name Notes
6 Jul 1943 - 20 Dec 1943 Sleeve insignia for a Generalleutnant in the Wehrmacht. Generalleutnant Carl-Hans Lungerhausen
20 Dec 1943 - 9 Dec 1944 Sleeve insignia for a Generalleutnant in the Wehrmacht. Generalleutnant Ernst-Günther Baade
9 Dec 1944 - 26 Dec 1944 Sleeve insignia for a General der Panzertruppe in the Wehrmacht. General der Panzertruppe Gerhad Graf von Schwerin
26 Dec 1944 - Apr 1945 Sleeve insignia for a Generalmajor in the Wehrmacht. Generalmajor Baron von Behr
Structure
July 1943
Mapping Detachment 190
90. Schützen-Brigade (mot.)
Panzergrenadier-Regiment 155
Panzergrenadier-Regiment 200
Panzergrenadier-Regiment 361
Artillerie-Regiment 190
Panzer-Abteilung 190
Sturmgeschütz-Abteilung 242
Panzerjäger-Abteilung 190
Luftwaffe flak regiment
Pionier-Bataillon 190

Service History

Deployment & Hierarchy
Date Status Location XXX XXXX XXXXX
Jul 1943 Forming Sardinien Icon used to portray an Armee-Korps within the Wehrmacht. XIV. Armee-Korps - Icon used to portray an Armeegruppe within the Wehrmacht. Heeresgruppe Süd
Aug 1943 - Sep 1943 Forming Korsika, Elba - - Icon used to portray an Armeegruppe within the Wehrmacht. Heeresgruppe Süd
Oct 1943 - Nov 1943 Oberitalian Icon used to portray an Armee-Korps within the Wehrmacht. LI. Armee-Korps - Icon used to portray an Armeegruppe within the Wehrmacht. Heeresgruppe B
Dec 1943 Adria Icon used to portray an Armee-Korps within the Wehrmacht. LXXVI. Armee-Korps Insignia of the 10. Armee 10. Armee Icon used to portray an Armeegruppe within the Wehrmacht. Heeresgruppe C
Jan 1944 - Apr 1944 Reserve Cassino - Insignia of the 10. Armee 10. Armee Icon used to portray an Armeegruppe within the Wehrmacht. Heeresgruppe C
May 1944 Reserve Rom - Insignia of the 14. Armee 14. Armee Icon used to portray an Armeegruppe within the Wehrmacht. Heeresgruppe C
Jun 1944 Rom Icon used to portray an Armee-Korps within the Wehrmacht. XIV. Armee-Korps Insignia of the 14. Armee 14. Armee Icon used to portray an Armeegruppe within the Wehrmacht. Heeresgruppe C
Jul 1944 Reserve Florenz - Insignia of the 14. Armee 14. Armee Icon used to portray an Armeegruppe within the Wehrmacht. Heeresgruppe C
Aug 1944 Westalpen Icon used to portray an Armee-Korps within the Wehrmacht. LXXV. Armee-Korps Ligurien Icon used to portray an Armeegruppe within the Wehrmacht. Heeresgruppe C
Sep 1944 Rimini Adriat. Küstenland - Icon used to portray an Armeegruppe within the Wehrmacht. Heeresgruppe C
Oct 1944 Rimini Icon used to portray an Armee-Korps within the Wehrmacht. LXXVI. Armee-Korps Insignia of the 10. Armee 10. Armee Icon used to portray an Armeegruppe within the Wehrmacht. Heeresgruppe C
Nov 1944 - Dec 1944 Reserve Bologna - Insignia of the 10. Armee 10. Armee Icon used to portray an Armeegruppe within the Wehrmacht. Heeresgruppe C
Jan 1945 Bologna Icon used to portray an Armee-Korps within the Wehrmacht. LXXVI. Armee-Korps Insignia of the 10. Armee 10. Armee Icon used to portray an Armeegruppe within the Wehrmacht. Heeresgruppe C
Feb 1945 Bologna I. Fs Insignia of the 10. Armee 10. Armee Icon used to portray an Armeegruppe within the Wehrmacht. Heeresgruppe C
Mar 1945 - Apr 1945 Reserve Po, Gardasee - Insignia of the 10. Armee 10. Armee Icon used to portray an Armeegruppe within the Wehrmacht. Heeresgruppe C
Flag of Germany (1935 to 1945) Germany (Deutsches Reich) War Flag of Germany (1938-1945)
Order of Battle
1919 - 1945
High Command
Reichskriegsflagge (1938 to 1945) Wehrmacht
Command Structure
O.K. OKW (OKHOKLOKM)
XXXXXX — Theatre
Emblem of the Heer - the land forces of the Wehrmacht. Heer O.B. NiedelandeNordNordwestOstSüdSüdostSüdwestWest
Emblem of the Kriegsmarine Kriegsmarine Marine Oberkommando NordseeNorwegenOstseeSüdWest
XXXXX — Army Groups
Emblem of the Heer - the land forces of the Wehrmacht. Heer Heeresgruppe ABCDEFGHAfrikaDonKurlandMitteNordNordukraineOberrheinOstmarkSüdSüdukraineWeichsel
Armeegruppe Ruoff
XXXX — Armies
Emblem of the Heer - the land forces of the Wehrmacht. Heer Armee 1.2.3.4.5.6.7.8.9.10.11.12.14.15.16.17.18.19.21.24.25.LapplandLigurienNorwegenOstpreußen
Panzer-Armee 1.2.3.4.5.6.Afrika
Gebirgs-Armee 20.
Emblem of the Luftwaffe Luftwaffe Fallschirm-Armee 1.
Emblem of the Waffen SS Waffen SS Panzer-Armee 611
XXX — Army Corps
Emblem of the Heer - the land forces of the Wehrmacht. Heer Armee-Korps I.II.III.IV.V.VI.VII.VIII.IX.X.XI.XII.XIII.XIV.XV.XVI.XVII.XVIII.XIX.XX.XXI.XXII.XXIII.XXIV.XXV.XXVI.XXVII.XXVIIIXXIX.XXX.XXXII.XXXIIIXXXIV.XXXV.XXXVIII.XXXIX.XXXX.XXXXI.XXXXII.XXXXIII.XXXXIV.XXXXVI.XXXXVII.XXXXVIII.L.LI.LII.LIII.LIV.LV.LVII.LIX.LXII.LXIII.LXIV.LXV.LXVI.LXII.LXVIII.LXIX.LXX.LXXI.LXXII.LXXIII.LXXIV.LXXV.LXXVI.LXXVIII.LXXX.LXXXI.LXXXII.LXXXIII.LXXXIV.LXXXV.LXXXVI.LXXXVII.LXXXVIII.LXXXIX.LXXXX.LXXXXI.LXXXXVII.
Gebirgs-Korps XV.XVIII.XIX.XXI.XXII.XXXVI.XXXXIX.LI.
Kavallerie-Korps I.
Panzer-Korps III.IV.VII.XIV.XXIV.XXXVIII.XXXIX.XXXX.XXXXI.XXXXVI.XXXXVII.XXXXVIIILVI.LVII.LVIII.LXXVI.FeldherrnhalleGroßdeutschland
Special Purpose [[]]
Reserve-Korps [[]]
Sonstige [[]]
Emblem of the Luftwaffe Luftwaffe Fallschirm-Korps I.II.
Feld-Korps I.II.III.IV.
Emblem of the Waffen SS Waffen SS Armee-Korps VI.X.XII.XIII.XIV.XVI.XVII.XVIII.
Gebirgs-Korps V.IX.
Kavallerie-Korps VIII.XV.
Panzer-Korps I.II.III.VII.XI.
XX — Divisions
Emblem of the Heer - the land forces of the Wehrmacht. Heer Geb.-Div. 123456789157188
Infanterie-Division 1234567891011121314151617181920212223242526272829303132333435364144454647485052565758596061626468697172737576777879818283848586878889919293949596979899100101102104106110111112113121122123125126129131132134137159161162163164167168169170181183196197198205206207208209211212213214215216217218221223225227228231232237239245246250251252253254255256257258260262263267268269271272275276277278280282290291292293294295296297298299302304305306319320321323326327328329330332333334335336337339340342349352353357359361362367370371376377383384385387389392702704707708709710711712713714715716717718719999
Infanterie-Division (mot.) 21029
Panzer-Division 12345678910111213141516171819202122232425262745116155178179232233273BergenFallschirmFeldherrnhalle 1Feldherrnhalle 2HolsteinJüterbogKempfLehrMünchebergNorwegenSchlesien
Panzergrenadier-Division 3101415161820252990233BrandenburgFallschirmFeldherrnhalleGroßdeutschlandKurmark
Emblem of the Luftwaffe Luftwaffe F.J.D. 12345678910112021ErdmannFallschirmjäger-Ausbildungs-und-Ersatz-Division
Lw.F.D. 12345678910111213141516171819202122
Emblem of the Kriegsmarine Kriegsmarine Mar.Inf.Div. 1231116
Emblem of the Reichsarbeitsdienst RAD RAD-Division 1234
Emblem of the Waffen SS Waffen SS Geb.-Div. 6 "Nord"7 "Prinz Eugen"13 "Handschar"21 "Skanderberg"23 "Kama"24 "Karstjäger"
Gren.-Div. 1415192025 "Hunyadi"2627 "Langemarck"29303132 "30. Januar"33 "Charlemagne"34 "Landstorm Nederland"35 "Polizei"3638 "Nibelungen"
Kav.-Div. 8 "Florian Geyer"223337
Pz.Gren.-Div. 4 Polizei11 "Nordland"16 "Reichsführer SS"17 "Göts von Berlichingen"18 "Horst Wessel"23 "Nederland"28 "Wallonien"
Pz.-Div. 1 "LSSAH"2 "Das Reich"3 "Totenkopf"5 "Wiking"9 "Hohenstaufen"10 "Frundsberg"12 "Hitlerjugend"
X — Brigades
Emblem of the Heer - the land forces of the Wehrmacht. Heer Gren.-Brig. 92193388503761113111321133113411351136
Inf.-Brig. 599
Pz.-Brig. 1234568101821100101102103104105106107108109110111112113Norwegen
Sch.-Brig. 123456789101112131415161718192021222324
Misc. Brigaden 1001005AfrikaBaurLötzen
K.G. von Broich
Emblem of the Kriegsmarine Kriegsmarine Marine-Flak I.II.III.IV.V.Bordflak Nord
Misc. Brigaden NordWeber
Emblem of the Waffen SS Waffen SS Gren.Brig. FranzosischeItalienischeWeissruthenische
Pz.Gren.Brig. 4.49.51.Nederland
W.Brig. 1
III — Regiments
Emblem of the Heer - the land forces of the Wehrmacht. Heer Art.-Reg. 1210293883190295
Art.-Reg. (mot.) 10
Inf.-Reg. 1351520222529413643506471858692191194211369516517518
Inf.-Reg. (mot.) 5152025417186
Gren.-Reg. 187118
Füsilier-Regiment 22
Jgr.-Reg. 54227
Pz.-Reg. 1011243536201202203204
Pz.Art.-Reg. 10
Pz.Gren.-Reg. 8202941155200361210121022103210421052106210721082109211021112112211322022206Afrika 288KurfustKurmark
s.Pz.Jgr.-Rgt. 656
K.G. EdelsheimLancken
Emblem of the Luftwaffe Luftwaffe Fallsch.Jgr.-Reg. 134
Fallsch.Art.-Reg. 1
Emblem of the Kriegsmarine Kriegsmarine Mar.Art.-Reg. 15102122242630404150
Mar.Flak.-Reg. 12348914202224303132
Mar.Gren.-Reg. 567
Mar.Inf.-Reg. 12348910
Mar.Sch.-Reg. 12342632111112113Kopenhagen
Misc. Regiments 20. EinsatzBadermannvon BergerGebauerJohnKühnemannKuffes (?)von Pflugk-HarttungSchindler (?)West 1West 2West 3Zapp
Emblem of the Waffen SS Waffen SS Standarten Der FührerDeutschlandGermaniaKurt EggersLeibstandarteNordwest
Pz.Gren.Reg. 12
Pz.Reg. 1
II — Battalions
Emblem of the Heer - the land forces of the Wehrmacht. Heer Pi.-Batl. 336
Pz.-Abt. 51521031292163013865035052101210221032104210521062107210821092110211121122113Norwegen
Pz.-Abt. (Fl.) 100
Pz.Aufkl.-Abt. 103
Pz.Gren.-Bat. Norwegen
Pz.Jgr.-Ers.u.Ausb.-Abt. 7
Stu.G.-Abt. 185197177244
Stu.Pz.-Abt. 216
s.Pz.-Abt. 501502503504505506507508509510511301
s.Pz.Jgr.-Abt. 653654
Stu.-Bat. Norwegen
Emblem of the Luftwaffe Luftwaffe Fallsch.Pz.Jgr.-Abt. 1
Emblem of the Waffen SS Waffen SS Heimwehr-Batl. Danzig
Karstwehr-Batl. SS-Karstwehr-Bataillon
schw.Pz.-Abt. 101102103104
Wach-Batl. 123356BerlinBöhmen-MärenDebicaNordNordwestObersalzbergOranienburgOsloPrag
Armband of the Volkssturm Volkssturm V.S.-Batl. 1 Feuerschutzpolizei1 Freiburger1 Poznan1 Tilsit-Ragnit1/1411/1431/3321/3911/391/11/191/21/391/31/391/410 Badisches10/8/110/8/1 Hessen-Nassau12/61 • many more • 114 • more
I — Companies
Emblem of the Heer - the land forces of the Wehrmacht. Heer Aufklärungs-Abteilung 1353
Beobachtungs-Abteilung 13
Nachrichten-Abteilung 1
Pz.Jgr.-Kp. 601
Pz.-Kp. 312313314
s.Pz.Jgr.-Kp. 614653 (St123)
Emblem of the Luftwaffe Luftwaffe Fallsch.Flak-Abt. 1
Fallsch.San.-Abt. 1
Emblem of the Waffen SS Waffen SS Vielfach-W.-Batr. 101551552
Wach-Kp. 78910HegewaldKnabengrube
W.-Abt. 101102103104105107500501502503504505506
W.-Batr. 500
W.-Grp. KrostaNickmann
W.-Ausb.-u.-Ersatz-Abt. SS-Werfer-Ausbildungs-und-Ersatz-Abteilung
Sources
Books Online Documents
Axis History
Feldgrau
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