The Reichswehr-Brigade 6 Breslau of the Vorläufige Reichswehr was formed in June 1919 from the Freikorps units Freiwilligen 11. Infanterie-Division and Freikorps Kühme.

It merged with Reichswehr-Brigade 29 in February 1920 into Reichswehr-Brigade 6 of the Übergangsheer.

It was used to form 3. Division in October 1920.

Commanders

Generalleutnant Friedrich von Friedeburg (25 June 1919 - 20 Sep 1919)
General der Infanterie Erich Weber Pascha (20 Sep 1919 - 8 Apr 1920)
Generalmajor Karl Fritsch (8 Apr 1920 - 26 Apr 1920)
Generalleutnant Karl Hoefer (26 Apr 1920 - 30 Sep 1920)

Wehrkreis

III

Order of battle (Vorläufige Reichswehr)

Reichswehr-Infanterie Regiment 11
Reichswehr-Infanterie Regiment 12
Reichswehr-Infanterie Regiment Niederschlesien Nr. 92
Reichswehr-Jäger-Btl 6
Reichswehr-Kavallerie-Regiment 6
leichtes Reichswehr-Artillerie-Regiment 6
schwere Reichswehr-Artillerie-Abteilung 6

Order of battle (Feb 1920, Übergangsheer)

Reichswehr-Infanterie-Regiment 11
Reichswehr-Infanterie-Regiment 12
Reichswehr-Infanterie-Regiment 106
Reichswehr-Kavallerie-Regiment 6
leichtes Reichswehr-Artillerie-Regiment 6
Reichswehr-Pionier-Btl 6

Order of battle (May 1920, Übergangsheer)

Reichswehr-Infanterie-Regiment 11
Reichswehr-Infanterie-Regiment 12
Reichswehr-Artillerie-Regiment 6

Sources used

Andris J. Kursietis - Between Kaiser and Führer: The history of the German Army 1919-1933
Georg Tessin - Deutsche Verbände und Truppen 1918-1939

Reference material on this unit

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