The Division A was formed in June 1943 from convalescents of the disbanded 298. Infanterie-Division and was redesignated 242. Infanterie-Division on 7 July 1943.

Sources used

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

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