The Reichswehr-Brigade 22 Augsburg of the Vorläufige Reichswehr was formed in June 1919 from several smaller Freikorps units in Freistaat Bayern.

It merged with Reichswehr-Brigade 21 in October 1919.


Generalmajor Alfons Ritter von Bram (17 May 1919 - 6 Oct 1919)

Order of battle (Vorläufige Reichswehr)

1. bayer. Reichswehr-Infanterie-Regiment 43
2. bayer. Reichswehr-Infanterie-Regiment 44
1. bayer. Reichswehr-Eskadron 122
2. bayer. leichtes Artillerie-Regiment 22
2. bayer. schwere Artillerie Abteilung 22

Notable members

Walter Schimana (Served in Infanterie-Regiment 44, later division-commander in the Waffen-SS)

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
Mark C. Yerger - Waffen-SS Commanders: The army, corps and divisional leaders of a legend (2 vol)

Reference material on this unit

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