XII. SS-Armeekorps was formed in August 1944 from surviving elements of 310. Artillerie-Division, Kampfgruppe von Gottberg and LIII Armeekorps. It was destroyed in the Ruhr pocket 16 Apr 1945.

Commanders  

SS-Obergruppenführer Matthias Kleinheisterkamp (1 Aug 1944 - 6 Aug 1944)
SS-Obergruppenführer Curt von Gottberg (6 Aug 1944 - 18 Oct 1944)
SS-Obergruppenführer Karl-Maria Demelhuber (18 Oct 1944 - 20 Oct 1944)
General der Infanterie Günther Blumentritt (20 Oct 1944 - 20 Jan 1945)
Generalleutnant Fritz Bayerlein (20 Jan 1945 - 29 Jan 1945)
Generalleutnant Eduard Crasemann (29 Jan 1945 - 16 Apr 1945)

Chef des Stabes  

Oberst Ulrich Ulms (1 Aug 1944 - 16 Apr 1945)

Area of operations  

Germany (Aug 1944 - Apr 1945)

Holders of high awards

Holders of the German Cross in Gold (2)
- Adam, Gustav, 21.07.1944, Hauptwachtmeister der Schupo, 5./SS-Pol.Rgt. 2
- Anhalt, Günther, 16.06.1944, SS-Obersturmbannführer, SS-Pol.Rgt. 2
Holders of the German Cross in Silver (2)
- Freitag, Wilhelm, 10.01.1945, SS-Sturmbannführer, O 2 Gen.Kdo. XII. SS-AK
- Jeppe, Wilhelm, 20.02.1945, SS-Standartenführer d.R., Korps-Intendant XII. SS-AK
Holders of the Knight's Cross (4)
- Anhalt, Günther 12.08.1944 SS-Standartenführer und Oberst der Schupo Kdr SS-Pol.Rgt 2 / Korpsgruppe von Gottberg / HGr Mitte
- Gottberg von, Curt 30.06.1944 SS-Gruppenführer u. Generalleutnant der Polizei Fhr der Kgr. von Gottberg
- Hannibal, Heinrich 23.08.1944 SS-Standartenführer und Oberst der Schupo Kdr SS-Pol.Schtz.Rgt 31
- Ulms, Ulrich 12.08.1944 Oberstleutnant i.G. Chef d. Stabes / KGr. von Gottberg

Order of battle - Korpstruppen

SS-Sturm-Kompanie XII.SS-Korps
SS-Bataillon XII.SS-Korps
Feldgendarmerie-Trupp 112

Order of battle

59. Infanterie-Division (elements)
176. Infanterie-Division
183. Volksgrenadier-Division

Officers serving in the Einsatzgruppen

Einsatzgruppen 1
(includes officers serving in the Einsatzgruppen either prior to or after service in this unit)

Sources used

Roger James Bender & Hugh Page Taylor - Uniforms, Organization and History of the Waffen-SS, vol 2
Georges M. Croisier - Waffen-SS (PDF)
Terry Goldsworthy - Valhalla's Warriors: A history of the Waffen-SS on the Eastern Front 1941-1945
Dr. K-G Klietmann - Die Waffen-SS: eine Dokumentation
Kurt Mehner - Die Waffen-SS und Polizei 1939-1945
Marc J. Rikmenspoel - Waffen-SS Encyclopedia
Georg Tessin - Verbände und Truppen der deutschen Wehrmacht 1933-1945
Mark C. Yerger - Waffen-SS Commanders: The Army, corps and divisional leaders of a legend (2 vol)

Reference material on this unit

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