The 37. Freiwilligen Infanterie-Division was used to form Reichswehr-Brigade 20.

Formed in the area of

Generalkommando XX. Armeekorps Allenstein (Provinz Ostpreußen, Reg.Bez. Allenstein, Provinz Westpreußen, Reg.Bez. Marienwerder)

Order of battle

Freikorps Hindenburg (also known as Freikorps Cunio)
Freikorps Petsch
Freikorps Lyck (also known as Freikorps Himburg)
Freiwilligen Bataillon Eicke
Freikorps Brause
Freiwilligen Schützenkorps Negenborg
Freiwilligen Schützen Battalion Lötzen
Freiwilligen Jägerkorps Gerth
Freiwilligen Bataillon III./150
Freiwilligen Drag. Regiment 10
Freiwilligen Drag. Regiment 11
Freiwilligen Feldartillerie Regiment 73
Freiwilligen Feldartillerie Regiment 82

Notable members

Generalleutnant Otto Helmuth Böhlke (in Freikorps Lyck)
SS-Gruppenführer Werner Ostendorff (in Freikorps Lyck)
(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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