The Festungs-Brigade Kreta was formed on 20 July 1942 from 2. Festungs-Brigade Kreta. It was strengthened in September with the elements of Festungs-Division Kreta that were not sent to Africa and was redesignated 133. Festungs-Division on 2 February 1944.

Order of battle

Panzer-Abteilung Kreta
(Festungs-)Infanterie-Regiment 746
Festungs-Bataillon 621
Festungs-Bataillon 622
Festungs-Bataillon 623

Sources used

George F. Nafziger - The Afrika Korps: An organizational history 1941-1943
Georg Tessin - Verbände und Truppen der deutschen Wehrmacht 1933-1945

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