The Befehlshaber Operationszone Adriatisches Küstenland was formed from Befehlshaber der Straße Kertsch in 1943. It was redesignated LXXXXVII Armeekorps z.b.V. on 28 September 1944.

Commanders

General der Gebirgstruppe Ludwig Kübler (? Apr 1944 - 28 Sep 1944)

Chiefs of Staff

Oberst Dr. Friedrich Bennecke (? Apr 1944 - 20 Aug 1944)
Oberstleutnant Heinrich Bussmann (20 Aug 1944 - 28 Sep 1944)

Operations Officers (Ia)

Oberstleutnant Oskar Wittstein (? Apr 1944 - 28 Sep 1944)

Sources used

Research by Shawn Bohannon

Reference material on this unit

Roland Kaltenegger - Operationszone "adriatisches Küstenland": Der Kampf um Triest, Istrien und Fiume 1944/45
Karl Stuhlpfarrer - Die Operationszonen "Alpenvorland" und "Adriatisches Küstenland" 1943-1945

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