Freikorps Schwarze Jäger
- Published: 30 January 2011 30 January 2011
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It was used to form Reichswehr-Brigade 9 in June 1919.
CommandersOberstleutnant Paul Schneider
Formed in the area ofGeneralkommando IX. Armeekorps Alton/Lübeck (Provinz Schleswig-Holstein, Mecklenburg, Hanseatic Cities)
Honor titlesThe name "Schwarze Jäger" comes from the dark blue uniforms worn by the Seebataillone.
Notable members- None known at this time -
(the ranks are the highest ranks reached in the Third Reich era)
Soldiers of Freikorps Schwarze Jäger
Sources usedGeorg Tessin - Deutsche Verbände und Truppen 1918-1939
Charles Woolley - German Uniforms, Insignia & Equipment 1918-1923
Reference material on this unit- None known at this time -
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