The Panzer-Kompanie 224 was formed on 1 July 1943 and was equipped with captured French tanks. It was converted flame thrower tanks in April 1944 and was one of the armored units sent against the Allied landings at Arnhem in September under Panzerjäger-Abteilung 657.

Sources used

Thomas L. Jentz & Werner Regenberg - Panzer Tracts No. 19-1: Beute-Panzerkampfwagen
Georg Tessin - Verbände und Truppen der deutschen Wehrmacht 1933-1945
Marcel Zwarts - German Armored Units at Arnhem September 1944

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