The Freikorps Hessen-Thüringen-Waldeck (also Hessisch-thüringisch-waldecksches Freikorps) was formed in January 1919 at Truppenübungsplatz Ohrdruff from 38. Infanterie-Division.
It was used to form Reichswehr-Brigade 11 in June 1919.

Commanders

Oberst von Kornatzky

Formed in the area of

Generalkommando XI. Armeekorps Kassel (Provinz Hessen-Nassau. Thüringen, Waldeck)

Manpower strength

3.457

Order of battle

Freiwilligen-Regiment
- 3 x Batt.
- Minenwerfer-Kompanie
- Infanterie Geschütz-Batterie
Freiwilligen Husaren Regiment 14
- 2 x Esk.
- MG-Esk.
Freiwilligen Feldartillerie-Regiment 55
- 3 x Batterie

Notable members

General der Infanterie Günther Blumentritt
SS-Oberführer Alexander von Dornberg
Generalmajor Heinrich Kreipe
(the ranks are the highest ranks reached in the Third Reich era)

Sources used

Lothar Hartung - Deutsche Freikorps 1918-1921
Georg Tessin - Deutsche Verbände und Truppen 1918-1939

Reference material on this unit

- None known at this time -

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