Jalkaväkirykmentti 11 (Infantry Regiment 11) was named 11. Prikaati (11. Brigade) 15 April 1942 - 22 June 1942 but it was never formed into a brigade.

Note. This unit history covers the Continuation War unit with this name, there was no continuity between similarly numbered regiments during in the Winter War and Continuation War.

Commanders

eversti Sulo Malm (16 June 1941 - 10 Oct 1941)
everstiluutnantti Joel Walldén (10 Oct 1941 - 5 Feb 1943) (1)
eversti Yrjö Pöyhönen (9 Feb 1943 - 24 March 1944)
eversti Aksel Vuokko (23 March 1944 - 28 Sep 1944)
everstiluutnantti Wolf Halsti (28 Sep 1944 - 7 Nov 1944)

The memorial of Pohja Brigade (Pohjan Prikaati) including the 1941-1944 years as Jalkaväkirykmentti 11, located in Hiukkavaara, Oulu, Finland
memorial-fi-inf-reg-11
(Courtesy of Jukka Kolppanen)

Footnotes

1. Promoted to eversti on 22 December 1941.

Sources used

Mikko Kohvakka - Jatkosodan suomalaisjoukot ja niiden komentajat

Reference material on this unit

- None known at this time -

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