The Freikorps Bamberg was used to form Reichswehr-Brigade 23.

Formed in the area of

Generalkommando II. bayerisches Armeekorps (Freistaat Bayern)

Notable members

SA-Gruppenführer Hans Fuchs
SA-Gruppenführer Johann Baptist Fuchs
General der Infanterie Baptist Knieß
SS-Standartenführer Oscar Lossen
SS-Gruppenführer Heinz Reinefarth
(the ranks are the highest ranks reached in the Third Reich era)

Sources used

Bruce Campbell - The SA generals and the rise of Nazism
Georg Tessin - Deutsche Verbände und Truppen 1918-1939

Reference material on this unit

- None known at this time -

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