Who was the Italian Theatre 43-45 a greater drain on?

Discussions on WW2 in Africa & the Mediterranean. Hosted by Andy H
User avatar
Posts: 3174
Joined: 05 Jun 2003 16:22
Location: USA

Post by Kingfish » 24 Feb 2006 13:28

Jon G. wrote:Hi Kingfish, do you know if the 29th Waffen-SS 'Waffen-Grenadier' Division would be part of the 22 German divisions, or if it should be counted among the 4 Italian fascist divisions?
http://members.aol.com/Custermen85/Unit ... nitHistory

That site shows the Germans as having 24 German and 5 Italian divisions. It does not list the 29th per se, but does list the "Italian SS division" in 14th Army reserve. I read that as being the 29th SS.

The 98th VG division listed in LXXVI Pz Corp seems to be a mistake, and should read 98th infantry division.

Return to “WW2 in Africa & the Mediterranean”