Ustasha Garrison Battalion Drežnik
- Published: 06 February 2013 06 February 2013
- Last Updated: 06 February 2013 06 February 2013
by H.L. deZeng IV
Probably formed in Drežnik Grad/34 km ENE of Otočac in Lika but its date of formation is unknown. On 1 September 1944 it was located in Vaganac near Bihać in a strength of 4 officers and 321 men and under VIII Ustasha Brigade. Bn. HQ with 1st and 2d Co. were still in Vaganac on 20 November in the same strength and now tactically subordinated to German Feldkommandantur 1037 (Bihać). Incorporated into VIII Ustasha Brigade in December 1944. No further information has been found. (1)
1. Arhiv VII, kut. 134a, reg.br. 4/1; [Vojnoistorijski institute] - Zbornik dokumenata i podataka o narodnooslobodilačkom ratu jugoslovenskih naroda, Tom IV/29, p.672; IV/30, p.954; IV/31, p.879; NARA WashDC: RG 242 (T-311 roll 184/250).
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