The Panzer-Abteilung (FL) 300 was formed on 15 September 1941 when Minenräum-Abteilung 1 was expanded with a third company and redesignated Panzer-Abteilung 300. On 9 February 1942 it received the additional name (FL) for "Funkleit", for the radio-controlled demolition vehicles used. It was sent to the Eastern Front and where it was assigned to Heeresgruppe Süd.
On 9 September 1942 it was redesignated Panzer-Abteilung (Fkl) 301.
Order of battle
3 x Kompanie
Markus Jaugitz - Die Deutsche Fernlenktruppe (2 vol)
Thomas L. Jentz - Funklenk Panzertruppen (in AFV NEWS, Sept-Dec. 1986, Volume 21, No.3)
Thomas L. Jentz - Panzertruppen (2 vol)
Kjell Svensson - Tyska radiostyrda pansarfordon (in Pansar #4/1997)
Georg Tessin - Verbände und Truppen der deutschen Wehrmacht 1933-1945
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