The Armeegruppe G was formed on 28 April 1944. It was redesignated Heeresgruppe G on 11 September  1944.

It was unique among the Armeegruppen in that it controlled several German armies and was actually on the Heeresgruppen-level despite the name.

Commanders

Generaloberst Johannes Blaskowitz (10 May 1944 - 11 Sep 1944)

Chiefs of Staff

Generalmajor Heinz von Gyldenfeldt (5 May 1944 - 11 Sep 1944)

Operations Officers (Ia)

Oberst Horst Wilutzky (5 May 1944 - 11 Sep 1944)

Area of operations

Southern France (May 1944 - Sep 1944)

Order of battle (May 1944 - Aug 1944)

1. Armee
19. Armee

Order of battle (Aug 1944)

19. Armee

Order of battle (Aug 1944 - Sep 1944)

1. Armee
5. Panzer-Armee
19. Armee

Notable members

Johannes Blaskowitz (Generaloberst who as Oberbefehlshaber Ost sent an official memorandum to Hitler complaining about atrocities of the SS-Totenkopfverbände in Poland 1939)

Sources used

Research by Shawn Bohannon
Georg Tessin - Verbände und Truppen der deutschen Wehrmacht 1933-1945

Reference material on this unit

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