The XXVIII Armeekorps was formed in May 1940 and was briefly known as Armeeabteilung Samland in February 1945.

Commanders

General der Infanterie Walter Graf von Brockdorff-Ahlefeldt (1 June 1940 - 20 June 1940)
General der Artillerie Peter Weyer (20 June 1940 - 26 Oct 1940)
General der Infanterie Mauritz von Wiktorin (25 Nov 1940 - 27 Oct 1941)
General der Artillerie Herbert Loch (27 Oct 1941 - 28 Mar 1944)
General der Infanterie Gerhard Matzky (28 Mar 1944 - 28 May 1944)
General der Infanterie Hans Gollnick (20 May 1944 - 8 May 1945)

Area of operations

Germany (June 1940 - June 1941)
Eastern front, northern sector (June 1941 - Oct 1944)
Kurland pocket (Oct 1944 - May 1945)

Sources used

Georg Tessin - Verbände und Truppen der deutschen Wehrmacht 1933-1945

Reference material on this unit

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