- Published: 07 May 2011 07 May 2011
- Last Updated: 07 April 2012 07 April 2012
It was unique among the Armeegruppen in that it controlled several German armies and was actually on the Heeresgruppen-level despite the name.
CommandersGeneraloberst Johannes Blaskowitz (10 May 1944 - 11 Sep 1944)
Chiefs of StaffGeneralmajor Heinz von Gyldenfeldt (5 May 1944 - 11 Sep 1944)
Operations Officers (Ia)Oberst Horst Wilutzky (5 May 1944 - 11 Sep 1944)
Area of operationsSouthern France (May 1944 - Sep 1944)
Order of battle (May 1944 - Aug 1944)1. Armee
Order of battle (Aug 1944)19. Armee
Order of battle (Aug 1944 - Sep 1944)1. Armee
Notable membersJohannes Blaskowitz (Generaloberst who as Oberbefehlshaber Ost sent an official memorandum to Hitler complaining about atrocities of the SS-Totenkopfverbände in Poland 1939)
Sources usedResearch by Shawn Bohannon
Georg Tessin - Verbände und Truppen der deutschen Wehrmacht 1933-1945
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