LXXXI Armeekorps was formed by the redesignation of Höheres Kommando XXXII in June 1942 and was destroyed in the Ruhr pocket 16 Apr 1945.

Commanders

General der Panzertruppen Adolf Kuntzen (? June 1942 - 4 Sep 1944)
General der Infanterie Friedrich-August Schack (4 Sep 1944 - 21 Sep 1944)
General der Infanterie Friedrich Köchling (21 Sep 1944 - 10 Mar 1945)
Generalleutnant Ernst-Günther Baade (10 Mar 1945 - 16 Apr 1945)

Area of operations

France (June 1942 - Dec 1944)
Western front & Ruhr pocket (Jan 1945 - Apr 1945)

Generalfeldmarschall Günther von Kluge discussing with General der Panzertruppen Adolf Kuntzen in July 1944
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Sources used

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

Reference material on this unit

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