Listed below is all that is known about the composition of II Fallschirmjäger Korps. Please let me know of any further information, including the commanders of any units, and also the size of formations and their casualties. webmaster@extraplan.demon.co.uk

 

Korps HQ

Commander : General Eugen Mendl

 

 

3rd Fallschirmjäger Division

 

Divisional HQ

Commander : Becker

 

Fallschirmjäger Aufklarungs Abteilung 3

English name : Parachute Reconnaissance Battalion 3

Strength: 100

 

Fallschirmjäger Regiment 5

Bataillon I

Strength: 150

 

Fallschirmjäger Regiment 8

Bataillon I

Strength: 150

 

Fallschirmjäger Regiment 9

Bataillon I

Strength: 150

 

Abteilung Isphording

Strength: 300

 

Fallschirmjäger Artillerie Regiment 3

English name : Parachute Artillery Regiment 3

 

Bataillon I

Bataillon II

Bataillon III

 

Armament : 6 x 105L28 leFH 18, 5 x 150L30 sFH 18 (Hs), 12 x 12cm GrW 42

 

Fallschirmjäger Panzerjäger Batallion 3

English name : Parachute Anti-Tank Battalion 3

Armament : 8 x 75L46 PaK 40

 

Fallschirmjäger Pioneer Abteilung 3

English name : Parachute Engineer Battalion 3

Strength: 100

 

Fallschirmjäger FlaK Abteilung 3

English name : Parachute Anti-Aircraft Battalion 3

Armament : 3 x 20L113 FlaK 38, and 4 x 88L56 FlaK 18

 

 

5th Fallschirmjäger Division

 

Divisional HQ

Commander : Heilmann

 

Fallschirmjäger Regiment 13

Bataillon I

Bataillon II

Bataillon III

Strength: 300

 

Fallschirmjäger FlaK Abteilung 5

English name : Parachute Anti-Aircraft Battalion 5

Armament : 3 x 20L113 FlaK 38, and 1 x 88L56 FlaK 18

 

Fallschirmjäger Artillerie Regiment 5

English name : Parachute Artillery Regiment 5

Armament : 6 x 105L28 leFH 18

 

 

Kampfgruppe Greschick

 

Bataillon I

Strength: 150

 

Bataillon II

Strength: 150

 

Bataillon III

Strength: 150

 

Fallschirmjäger FlaK

English name : Parachute Anti-Aircraft Battalion

Armament : 6 x 20L113 FlaK 38, and 8 x 88L56 FlaK 18