The Polizei-Freiwilligen-Regiment 3 Kroatien was formed in April 1944 with manpower from the Croatian XI Railway Security Battalion, XII Railway Security Battalion and XIII Railway Security Battalion and was used for railway protection in Croatia.

This unit took part in anti-partisan operations in Croatia.


Major der Gendarmerie Helmuth Grunow (? Apr 1944 - 20 Oct 1944)
Major der Schutzpolizei Walter Kegel (20 Oct 1944 - ?)

Sources used

Phil Nix & George Jerome - The Uniformed Police Forces of the Third Reich 1933-1945
Georg Tessin, Hans-Adolf Neufeldt & Jürgen Huck - Zur Geschichte der Ordnungspolizei 1936-1945

Reference material on this unit

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