The Detachement Bogendörfer (also known as Bayerisches Freiwilligen Detachement Bogendörfer) was used to form Reichswehr-Brigade 24.


Oberstleutnant Friedrich Ritter von Bogendörfer

Formed in the area of

Generalkommando III. bayerisches Armeekorps (Freistaat Bayern)

Order of battle

I. Sicherheits-Bataillon Brunner
II. Sicherheits-Bataillon Glasser
III. Sicherheits-Bataillon Hilpert

Notable members

Generalmajor z.V. Friedrich Ritter von Bogendörfer
General der Kavallerie Gustav Harteneck
Generaloberst Carl Hilpert
Generalleutnant z.V. Hans von Hößlin
Generalleutnant Maximilian Kieffer (Luftwaffe)
(the ranks are the highest ranks reached in the Third Reich era)

Sources used

Georg Tessin - Deutsche Verbände und Truppen 1918-1939

Reference material on this unit

- None known at this time -

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