The 139. Gebirgsjäger-Brigade Generaloberst Dietl was formed in June 1944 as the 139. Gebirgsjäger-Brigade and was given the honor title "Generaloberst Dietl" in 1945. It was attached to Division Kräutler, in September redesignated Divisionsstab z.b.V. 140.

Order of battle

I. Bataillon
II. Bataillon
III. Bataillon
Gebirgs-Artillerie-Abteilung 124


The "Generaloberst Dietl" cuff title was authorized for this unit on 13 April 1945.

Sources used

Georg Tessin - Verbände und Truppen der deutschen Wehrmacht 1933-1945
Gordon Williamson & Thomas McGuirl - German Military Cuffbands 1784-Present

Reference material on this unit

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